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Africa's Giant Eye: Building the Southern African Large Telescope

Art / Photobook

By: David Buckley

192 pages, colour photos

SALT Foundation

Hardback | Dec 2005 | #163897 | ISBN: 062034783X
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About this book

The Southern African Large Telescope (SALT) is a state-of-the-art scientific instrument designed to unravel some of the mysteries of the universe in which we live.

Africa's Giant Eye: Building the Southern African Large Telescope tells the story of an extraordinary undertaking to create a world-class scientific facility and the talented team of people who made it possible. Superbly designed and richly illustrated, the book is a testament to what can be achieved when dreams, conjured from the wonders of science, are turned into reality.


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