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By: John Gribbin

Penguin Books

Paperback | Dec 2001 | #124020 | ISBN: 0140283781
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Gribbin explains how stars work, what they are made of, and how they die.


Introduction - our place in the universe; life and the universe; life as we know it; the stars are suns; inside the stars; cycles and chains in stars; big bang cookery; Burbridge, Burbridge, Fowler and Hoyle; the superstar connection; sowing the seed; appendix - across the universe(s).

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John Gribbin is the author of many highly acclaimed popular science books in Penguin, including the 'In Search Of...' series. His LITTLE BOOK OF SCIENCE has sold over 30,000 copies since first published in March this year.

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