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Author Mitton, Simon, 1946-
Title Conflict in the cosmos : Fred Hoyle's life in science / Simon Mitton.
Publication Info. Washington, D.C. : Joseph Henry Press, c2005.
Open Library Cover
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 Stack 7  92 H8676 M    IN LIBRARY
Description xvii, 401 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., ports. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 369-377) and index.
Contents An end--and a beginning -- To the frontiers of the universe : training for cosmology -- The star makers -- Hoyle's secret war -- The nature of the universe -- Lives of the stars -- Clash of titans -- Origin of the chemical elements -- Matters of gravity -- Mountains to climb -- The watershed -- Stones, bones, bugs, and accidents.
Subject Hoyle, Fred, Sir.
Astronomers -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Expanding universe.
Added Author New York Society Library. Book Committee. 2005. ZNS
Added Title Fred Hoyle's life in science
ISBN 0309093139
Standard No. 9780309093132