Author: Carl Sagan
Publisher: Ballantine Books
ISBN: 0307800989
Size: 18.58 MB
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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 ...


Author: Alexander von Humboldt
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1108013643
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Investigating the relationship between the 'general and the special' in nature, Humboldt's Cosmos constitutes an original contribution to modern science.

The Fabric Of The Cosmos

Author: Brian Greene
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 9780307428530
Size: 41.74 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.

Mind And Cosmos

Author: Thomas Nagel
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199919755
Size: 28.59 MB
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This failure to account for something so integral to nature as mind, argues philosopher Thomas Nagel, is a major problem, threatening to unravel the entire naturalistic world picture, extending to biology, evolutionary theory, and cosmology ...

The Cosmos

Author: Craig G. Fraser
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313332180
Size: 26.87 MB
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Shows how our ideas about the size, shape, and composition of the universe came to be.


Author: Louis Bouyer
Publisher: St Bede's Publications
ISBN: 9780932506665
Size: 34.66 MB
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Addresses all possible questions relating to the world: its constitution and origin; the history of its treatment from cosmogonic myth to philosophical cosmologies; from Biblical cosmogenesis and anthropogenesis to the "primordial soup" and ...

Cosmic Order And Divine Power

Author: Johan C. Thom
Publisher: Mohr Siebeck
ISBN: 9783161528095
Size: 38.65 MB
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In line with the aims of the SAPERE series, this volume on De mundo is explicitly interdisciplinary by nature, bringing together contributions from scholars from a broad spectrum of disciplines and specialisations which focus on specific ...