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Timothy Ferris interviews conducted for book, THE RED LIMIT, 1974-1976.

Author: Timothy FerrisHalton C ArpGeoffrey R BurbidgeDavid H DeVorkinJesse L GreensteinAll authors
Edition/Format:   Archival material : Cassette recording : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Consists of interviews with twenty-one physicists and astronomers concerning their work. Topics include astrophysics, cosmology, relativity, and in particular the origin, nature and fate of the universe. These interviews were conducted by Ferris for his book, THE RED LIMIT: THE SEARCH FOR THE EDGE OF THE UNIVERSE (1977). They are not transcribed. The longest interviews are with Jesse Leonard Greenstein, Arno A.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Interviews
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Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Timothy Ferris; Halton C Arp; Geoffrey R Burbidge; David H DeVorkin; Jesse L Greenstein; Robert B Leighton; Francis E Low; Thomas A Mutch; Arno A Penzias; Allan Sandage; Gerald A Soffen; John Archibald Wheeler; Robert Woodrow Wilson
OCLC Number: 966202801
Reproduction Notes: 10" reel. Bethesda, MD: Cutting Corp., 2005 25 reels. Original recording remastered onto 10" reels.
Description: 0.5 linear feet (2 tape boxes). 25 audio cassettes: analog ; 1/8 inch.

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Consists of interviews with twenty-one physicists and astronomers concerning their work. Topics include astrophysics, cosmology, relativity, and in particular the origin, nature and fate of the universe. These interviews were conducted by Ferris for his book, THE RED LIMIT: THE SEARCH FOR THE EDGE OF THE UNIVERSE (1977). They are not transcribed. The longest interviews are with Jesse Leonard Greenstein, Arno A. Penzias, Maarten Schmidt, and Robert W. Wilson. Other interview subjects are: Halton C. Arp, Geoffrey Burbidge, M. Carr, J. Goodette, R. Hargrave, Hal Klein, Gentry Lee, F. Low, J. Martin, T. Mutch, T. Owen, Leighton, David DeVorkin, Allan Sandage, G. Soffen, John Wheeler, and T. Young.

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