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Centennial History of the Carnegie Institution of Washington (5-Volume Set)

Series: Centennial History of the Carnegie Institution of Washington

By: Allan Sandage(Author), Louis Brown(Author), Hatten S Yoder(Author), Patricia Craig(Author), Jane Maienschein(Author), Marie Glitz(Author), Garland E Allen(Author)

1794 pages, illustrations

Cambridge University Press

Paperback | Feb 2015 | #206865 | ISBN-13: 9781107610767
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NHBS Price: £144.00 $184/€163 approx
Hardback | Sep 2006 | #205627 | ISBN: 0521842883
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About this book

A 2005 set comprising five volumes detailing the histories of the established departments of the Carnegie Institution of Washington: the Mount Wilson Observatory, the Department of Terrestrial Magnetism, the Geophysical Laboratory, the Department of Plant Biology and the Department of Embryology. A century of experiment, discovery and evolution is revealed.


Contents

Volume 1: The Mount Wilson Observatory: Breaking the Code of Cosmic Evolution
Volume 2: The Department of Terrestrial Magnetism
Volume 3: The Geophysical Laboratory
Volume 4: The Department of Plant Biology
Volume 5: The Department of Embryology


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