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The Resource Your place in the universe : understanding our big, messy existence, Paul M. Sutter

Your place in the universe : understanding our big, messy existence, Paul M. Sutter

Label
Your place in the universe : understanding our big, messy existence
Title
Your place in the universe
Title remainder
understanding our big, messy existence
Statement of responsibility
Paul M. Sutter
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An astrophysicist presents an in-depth yet accessible tour of the universe for lay readers, while conveying the excitement of astronomy--
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
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10741652
Cataloging source
PUL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1982-
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Sutter, Paul M.
Dewey number
523.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QB982
LC item number
.S88 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cosmology
  • Astronomy
Target audience
adult
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understanding our big, messy existence
Label
Your place in the universe : understanding our big, messy existence, Paul M. Sutter
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-260) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: perhaps this was all a big mistake -- Sacred geometry -- A broken universe -- Tales from a bewildering sky -- The death of antimatter -- Beyond the horizon -- Bathed in radiance -- Reaping the quantum whirlwind -- A guide to living in an expanding universe -- Behold the cosmic dawn -- Of matters dark and cold -- The cosmic web -- The rise of dark energy -- The Stelliferous Era -- The fall of light -- The long winter -- A game of chance
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
272 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781633884724
Lccn
2018023961
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • on1044776010
  • (OCoLC)1044776010
Label
Your place in the universe : understanding our big, messy existence, Paul M. Sutter
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-260) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: perhaps this was all a big mistake -- Sacred geometry -- A broken universe -- Tales from a bewildering sky -- The death of antimatter -- Beyond the horizon -- Bathed in radiance -- Reaping the quantum whirlwind -- A guide to living in an expanding universe -- Behold the cosmic dawn -- Of matters dark and cold -- The cosmic web -- The rise of dark energy -- The Stelliferous Era -- The fall of light -- The long winter -- A game of chance
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
272 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781633884724
Lccn
2018023961
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • on1044776010
  • (OCoLC)1044776010

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