This book on the history of cosmology was published in 1971 by Prof. Whitney who was an astronomer at Harvard University (now an emeritus professor there).
This book on the history of cosmology was published in 1971 by Prof. It deals with cosmology in those times when cosmology was not so separate from astronomy as it is now: nowadays it seems to be more the province of physicists as they ponder things like the fabric of spacetime, the possibility of multiple universes and the like.
бесплатно, без регистрации и без смс. This is a book about the mystery and the passion, the imagination, religion, and poetry, the philosophy, the intellectual flightsand, above all, the peoplethat have created the science of astronomy, from Thales . . This is a book about the mystery and the passion, the imagination, religion, and poetry, the philosophy, the intellectual flightsand, above all, the peoplethat have created the science of astronomy, from Thales of Miletus predicting eclipses in the sixth century . to today's scientists probing the cosmic significance of the mysterious ';black holes' discovered in 1970.
With authority and charm, the distinguished Harvard astronomer Charles A. Whitney here re-creates the lives and temperaments of the great astronomers and retraces the ingenious arguments, the feats of observation and deduction, and the leaps of intuition by which they have gradually unveiled a picture of the universe and have brought us to an understanding of our own planets place in it.
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