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Routledge Critical Dictionary of the New Cosmology

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Routledge Critical Dictionary of the New Cosmology

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The Routledge Critical Dictionary of the New Cosmology by Peter Coles
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What is Einstein's theory of relativity? The big bang theory? Curvature of spacetime? What do astronomers mean when they talk of a "flat universe"? This authoritative guide to the cosmos offers answers to these and other questions. It features cross-referenced background chapters which provide readers with an introduction to the state of cosmological knwwledge and an A-Z body of entries which can be used as a quick reference to a wide range of terms and concepts. Entries include topics such as: Black Hole; Doppler Effect; Fermi, Enrico; Heat Death of the Universe; Life in the Universe; Olber's Paradox; Quantum Field Theory; and Supernova.

Author Biography

Peter Coles is a Reader in the Astronomy Unit at Queen Mary & Westfield College in the University of London, UK.
Release date NZ
July 31st, 2000
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Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
illustrations
Imprint
Routledge
Pages
416
Dimensions
155x228x24
ISBN-13
9780415923545
Product ID
1682641

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