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Asimov on astronomy

by Isaac Asimov

  • 189 Want to read
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Published by Bonanza Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Astronomy -- Addresses, essays, lectures

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIsaac Asimov.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB51 .A78 1979
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 238 p. :
    Number of Pages238
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4410723M
    ISBN 10051727924X
    LC Control Number79014202
    OCLC/WorldCa5101723

    The Isaac Asimov's Library of the Universe book series by multiple authors includes books Ancient Astronomy (Library of the Universe), The Asteroids, Astronomy Today (Library of the Universe), and several more. See the complete Isaac Asimov's Library of the Universe series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. This book feels less like a cohesive story and more like different episodes of a story taking place in the same universe. When Does The Next Isaac Asimov book come out? Isaac Asimov doesn't seem to have an upcoming book. Their newest book is Realm of Algebra and was released on February, 13th

    The Foundation novels of Isaac Asimov are one of the great masterworks of science fiction. Unsurpassed for their unique blend of nonstop action, daring ideas, and extensive world-building, they chronicle the struggle of a courageous group of men and women to preserve humanity's light against an inexorable tide of darkness and violence. Reddy, Francis, ; Asimov, Isaac, Ancient astronomy Boxid IA Camera Sony Alpha-A (Control) Collection_set printdisabled External-identifier urn:oclc:record Foldoutcount 0 Identifier astronomyinancieasim Identifier-ark ark://t7zm3fk6n Invoice Isbn Lccn OcrPages:

    A collection of astronomy essays written by Asimov in the s. Although quite dated, he uses footnotes to make corrections, which is nice. It gets a little bit mathematical at times, but Asimov makes it easy to understand and writes in a way to keep you interested. ()4/5(4). adshelp[at] The ADS is operated by the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory under NASA Cooperative Agreement NNX16AC86A.


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This was an interesting view on astronomy because the article in the book were from the early 60's with some footnote updates from the mid- to late's. I was impressed with how some of his theories have Asimov is really good at taking a very hard /5.

Everytime I find a new person interested in astronomy, I come to Amazon to scrounge up a used copy of "Asimov on Astronomy" and give it to them. The book is obviously dated and new things have been discovered since the last printing in ; however, much of the book talks about things that do not change with by: 3.

Everytime I find a new person interested in astronomy, I come to Amazon to scrounge up a used copy of "Asimov on Astronomy" and give it to them. The book is obviously dated and new things have been discovered since the last printing in ; however, much of the book talks about things that do not change with time/5(7).

Guide to Earth and Space (ISBN ) is a non-fiction work by American writer Isaac book differs somewhat in structure from typical literature by presenting its information in the form of answers to a series of questions, presumably posed by the reader. Isaac Asimov was a Russian-born, American author, a professor of biochemistry, and a highly successful writer, best known for his works of science fiction and for his popular science books.

Professor Asimov is generally considered one of the most prolific writers of all time, having written or edited more than books and an estima /5(9). Isaac Asimov Presents the Great SF Stories, DAW Books Robots from Asimov's Davis Publications Invasions Roc/Penguin Books The Mammoth Book of Vintage Science Fiction: Short Novels of the s Carroll & Graf Isaac Asimov Presents the Great SF Stories, DAW Books Isaac Asimov Presents the.

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It is also his last science fiction. Asimov was persuaded therefore to take the 85 essays in each, divide them up by category, update them, and republish them. The results are in Asimov on Astronomy, Asimov on Chemistry, Asimov on Physics, and Asimov on Numbers.

(The remaining 17 essays were too miscellaneous, I suppose, to bother recollecting.). "Author:Asimov, Isaac. On Astronomy.

All of our paper waste is recycled within the UK and turned into corrugated cardboard. Book Binding:N/A. World of Books USA was founded in Here's my list of Isaac Asimov's book titles. The numbering was provided by Asimov (except for a few marked with an asterisk).

After that the titles appear in roughly the order they were written, although this is an educated guess. Inc Ancient Astronomy Gareth Stevens, Inc. University Lowbrow Astronomers Book List Astronomy Books Written by Isaac Asimov by Dave Snyder. The late Isaac Asimov was a very prolific author.

He had an amazing talent for explaining complex scientific ideas in simple language without using mathematics. As of his death inhe had published several hundred books. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Asimov, Isaac, Asimov on astronomy. Garden City, N.Y.: Anchor Books, (OCoLC) Asimov on astronomy.

Isaac Asimov. Doubleday, - Science - pages. 3 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. LibraryThing Review User Review - reading_fox - LibraryThing. Surprising enjoyable and informative read. This is a collection of 16 essays that were individually published in the Magazine of 4/5(3).

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Some cover wear, may contain a few marks. Ex-library with the usual stamps. % guaranteed. Add to Cart. A list of Isaac Asimov's books arranged by his own categories as in his autobiographies, though later books have been added.

List of short stories by Isaac Asimov Asimov on Astronomy (Doubleday ) Asimov on Chemistry Isaac Asimov's Book of Science and Nature Quotations (Blue Cliff ). Astronomy Today. How do astronomers do their work today. In this book, Isaac Asimov offers an up-to-date account of stargazing today, from the latest technological advances in space telescopes, computers, and radio telescopes to the simple act of gazing skyward on a starry night with binoculars and pencil and paper in hand.

Get this from a library. Asimov on astronomy. [Isaac Asimov] -- A collection of seventeen of Isaac Asimov's essays on astronomy, selected from his out of print science essay books. Asimov on astronomy Item Preview remove-circle Asimov on astronomy by Asimov, Isaac, Publication date Topics Astronomy Publisher Digitizing sponsor Kahle/Austin Foundation Contributor Internet Archive Language English.

Essays selected from the Magazine of fantasy and science fiction, June May Access-restricted-itemPages: Asimov also wrote many fantasy and mystery stories, alongside with short stories and books on other subject than science fiction, especially astronomy, society, biology; and religion.

Asimov was an atheist and a humanist as he opposed to superstitious beliefs and railed against pseudoscientific claims.

Buy a cheap copy of Asimov on Astronomy book by Isaac Asimov. In addition to publishing many well thought of Science Fiction novels. Isaac Asimov wrote many well respected popular science books, on a wide variety of topics.

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The collection of science essays was first published by Doubleday in Gallery Add a .is for anyone who wants to learn more about astronomy events, cosmology, planets, galaxies, asteroids, astrophotography, the Big Bang, black holes.