Modern Theories of the Universe, from Herschel to HubbleCode: GES0340
Auteurs: Michael J. Crowe
Uitgever: Dover Publications
Uitgegeven: 23 February, 1994
This book provides an introduction to the fundamentals of stellar astronomy, a history of astronomy, and an account of how the science of astronomy challenged traditional philosophical and theological beliefs. Throughout the text are readings from the writings of scientists who contributed most significantly to the development of astronomy.