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Towards the edge of the universe

a review of modern cosmology

by Stuart Clark

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Published by Wiley in Chichester, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cosmology.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementStuart Clark.
    SeriesWiley-Praxis series in astronomy and astrophysics
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB981 .C596 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 209 p. :
    Number of Pages209
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL811137M
    ISBN 100471962481, 047196249X
    LC Control Number95048036

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