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Hubble's universe : greatest discoveries and latest images

Author: Terence Dickinson
Publisher: Buffalo, New York : Firefly Books, [2012] ©2012
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Showcases a breathtaking portfolio drawn from an archive of over 500,000 existing Hubble images together with facts and tidbits about Hubble's history and discoveries.
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Genre/Form: illustrated books
Illustrated works
Pictorial works
Ouvrages illustrés
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Terence Dickinson
ISBN: 9781770851078 1770851070 9781770854338 1770854339
OCLC Number: 785765260
Description: 300 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
Contents: Hubble's universe --
Hubble's top science accomplishments --
The message of starlight --
Crucibles of creation --
Starry tapestry --
Blaze of glory --
Hubble's invisible universe --
Empires of stars --
Neighbor worlds : the planets --
Hubble's strange universe.
Responsibility: Terence Dickinson.
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The Hubble Space Telescope combines instant name recognition with the production of consistently spectacular astronomical images. In this book bestselling astronomy writer Terence Dickinson showcases  Read more...

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'Superbly well-produced. Any engagement with this 'cosmic portfolio', from picture gazing to deep reading, is grandly rewarded' Booklist; 'The book's precise descriptions and captions brilliantly Read more...

 
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