Author: Carl Sagan
Publisher: Ballantine Books
ISBN: 0307800989
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With a lyrical literary style, and a range that touches almost all aspects of human knowledge, Cosmos often seems too good to be true.”—The Plain Dealer “Sagan is an astronomer with one eye on the stars, another on history, and a ...

Lost In The Cosmos

Author: Walker Percy
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1453216340
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“A mock self-help book designed not to help but to provoke; a chapbook to inveigle us into thinking about who we are and how we got into this mess.” —Los Angeles Times Book ReviewPublished at the height of the 1980s self-help boom, ...

The Fabric Of The Cosmos

Author: Brian Greene
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 9780307428530
Size: 24.50 MB
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From Brian Greene, one of the world’s leading physicists and author of the Pulitzer Prize finalist The Elegant Universe, comes a grand tour of the universe that makes us look at reality in a completely different way.


Author: John North
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226594416
Size: 25.80 MB
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The definitive history of humanity's search to find its place within the universe. North charts the history of astronomy and cosmology from the Paleolithic period to the present day.

The Cosmos

Author: Craig G. Fraser
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313332180
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Shows how our ideas about the size, shape, and composition of the universe came to be.


Author: Alexander von Humboldt
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These volumes of my work, must, therefore, in accordance with a remark already
made {Cosmos, vol. iii, pp. 2 — 6), be considered merely as an expansion and
more careful exposition of the General Picture of Nature {Cosmos, vol. i, pp.

The Individual And The Cosmos In Renaissance Philosophy

Author: Ernst Cassirer
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226096076
Size: 32.78 MB
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This provocative volume, one of the most important interpretive works on the philosophical thought of the Renaissance, has long been regarded as a classic in its field.

The Life Of The Cosmos

Author: Lee Smolin
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780195126648
Size: 19.98 MB
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Lee Smolin offers a new theory of the universe that is at once elegant, comprehensive, and radically different from anything proposed before.