Journals Higher Education



Published: 14 February 2013

288 Pages | 100 b/w line drawings


ISBN: 9780199665143

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Conceptions of Cosmos

From Myths to the Accelerating Universe: A History of Cosmology

Helge S. Kragh

  • The only book offering a modern and authoritative account of the entire history of cosmology
  • Includes the latest discoveries in cosmology
  • Includes perspectives on cosmology from physics, chemistry and philosophy
  • Presents scientific arguments in detail, but uses non-technical language
  • Extensive bibliography