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Powers of Ten: About the Relative Size of Things in the Universe

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By: Morrison.Philip and Phylis Morrison

150 pages, Col plates, bw plates, figs, tabs

W.H. Freeman & Co. Ltd

Paperback | Dec 1994 [2000 reprint] | #38982 | ISBN: 0716760088
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Takes a look at the `big' and `small' picture in the universe by using 42 consecutive scenes, each at a different "power of ten" level of magnification, to lead readers from a point one billion years in space down to the microrealm of the atom.

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