Coming of Age in the Milky Way by Timothy Ferris

Coming of Age in the Milky Way

By Timothy Ferris

  • Release Date: 2010-07-06
  • Category: Astronomy
3.5 Score: 3.5 (From 31 Ratings)

Brief Description

From the second-century celestial models of Ptolemy to modern-day research institutes and quantum theory, this classic book offers a breathtaking tour of astronomy and the brilliant, eccentric personalities who have shaped it. From the first time mankind had an inkling of the vast space that surrounds us, those who study the universe have had to struggle against political and religious preconceptions. They have included some of the most charismatic, courageous, and idiosyncratic thinkers of all time. In Coming of Age in the Milky Way, Timothy Ferris uses his unique blend of rigorous research and captivating narrative skill to draw us into the lives and minds of these extraordinary figures, creating a landmark work of scientific history.

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  • A Great Read

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    By MPalmer621
    Informative and fun to read. A great combination of history and science that's easy to understand.

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