Cosmic Dispatches by John Noble Wilford
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Cosmic Dispatches
By John Noble Wilford

Cosmic Dispatches

The New York Times Reports on Astronomy & Cosmology

Edited by See other recent books by John Noble Wilford
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $43.10
Your Price: $38.79 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $4.31! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $1.94 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available, ships in 8-11 days



Cosmic Dispatches by John Noble Wilford

Book Description

The scientists seeking to unravel the mysteries of the universe are among the most imaginative and provocative explorers of our time. Like the geographic explorers of earlier centuries, they venture into uncharted spaces, come upon new worlds, expand the knowable, and challenge thinking about the place of humans in all things. Collected here are the most exciting moments of recent astronomical explorations, presented by the award-winning science reporters of The New York Times. Recent leaps in technology have allowed astronomers to peer deeply into the universe and to bring into focus fascinating and unsuspected phenomena. Cosmic Dispatches conveys in thrilling detail the meaning and significance of what scientists have been learning about our universe.

Buy Cosmic Dispatches book by John Noble Wilford from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9780393322774
ISBN-10: 0393322777
Format: Paperback
(236mm x 178mm x 25mm)
Pages: 320
Imprint: WW Norton & Co
Publisher: WW Norton & Co
Publish Date: 13-Mar-2002
Country of Publication: United States

Other Editions...


Books By Author John Noble Wilford

Mapmakers by John Noble Wilford Mapmakers, Paperback (April 2002)

This work traces the adventures, discoveries and feats of technical ingenuity by which mapmakers, over the centuries, have succeeded in charting first the surface of the globe, then the earth's interior and the ocean floors, and finally the moon and the planets of our solar system.

» View all books by John Noble Wilford

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Cosmic Dispatches book by John Noble Wilford and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Author Biography - John Noble Wilford

John Noble Wilford, winner of two Pulitzer Prizes, has reported on science for The New York Times since 1965.

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by John Noble Wilford close
Mapmakers by John Noble Wilford
Mapmakers by John Noble Wilford
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close