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Prisons of light-- : black holes, Kitty Ferguson

Label
Prisons of light-- : black holes
Title
Prisons of light--
Title remainder
black holes
Statement of responsibility
Kitty Ferguson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
XCA
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Ferguson, Kitty
Dewey number
523.8875
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QB843.B55
LC item number
F54 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Black holes (Astronomy)
  • Gravity
  • Light
Label
Prisons of light-- : black holes, Kitty Ferguson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Transferred to digital printing in 2000"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [203]-205) and index
Contents
Prologue -- A cosmic case of burnout -- Matters of gravity: Newton and Einstein -- The capture of light -- Tripping the theoretical fantastic -- Crossing the bar -- Contemplating an enormous nothing -- Evidence in the case -- Hearts of darkness -- The search goes on -- Passages into the labyrinth -- Black hole legends and far out ideas -- Epilogue
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
214 p.
Isbn
9780521625715
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)58989910
  • (OCoLC)ocm58989910
  • 2003587
Label
Prisons of light-- : black holes, Kitty Ferguson
Publication
Note
"Transferred to digital printing in 2000"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [203]-205) and index
Contents
Prologue -- A cosmic case of burnout -- Matters of gravity: Newton and Einstein -- The capture of light -- Tripping the theoretical fantastic -- Crossing the bar -- Contemplating an enormous nothing -- Evidence in the case -- Hearts of darkness -- The search goes on -- Passages into the labyrinth -- Black hole legends and far out ideas -- Epilogue
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
214 p.
Isbn
9780521625715
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)58989910
  • (OCoLC)ocm58989910
  • 2003587

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