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Towards the Edge of the Universe: A Review of Modern Cosmology

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Series: Springer-Praxis Series in Astronomy and Space Sciences

By: Stuart Clark

275 pages, B/w plates, illus, figs

Springer-Verlag

Paperback | Dec 1999 | #108209 | ISBN: 1852330988
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Contents

Foreword; Authors Preface; Acknowledgements; List of Illustrations and Plates; The Astronomical Census; The Tools of the Trade; The Architecture of Matter; Observational Cosmology; The Big Bang; The Cosmological Distance Ladder; Active and IRAS Galaxies; Large Scale Structure; Deep Fields and the Formation of Galaxies; The Glow from the Edge; The Fate of the Universe.

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