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Measuring eternity : the search for the beginning of time, Martin Gorst

Label
Measuring eternity : the search for the beginning of time
Title
Measuring eternity
Title remainder
the search for the beginning of time
Statement of responsibility
Martin Gorst
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The untold story of the religious figures, philosophers, astronomers, geologists, physicists, and mathematicians who, for more than four hundred years, have pursued the answer to a fundamental question at the intersection of science and religion: when did the universe begin?"--Dust jacket. Includes information on these individuals: James Usher, Comte de Buffon, and Johann Scheuchzer
Cataloging source
DLC
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1960-
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Gorst, Martin
Dewey number
551.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QE508
LC item number
.G675 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Earth
  • Geological time
  • Tijd
  • Aarde (planeet)
  • Oorsprong
  • Geschichte
  • Kosmologie
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Measuring eternity : the search for the beginning of time, Martin Gorst
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [311]-313) and index
Edition
1st Broadway Books ed.
Extent
1 online resource (338 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036573891
Label
Measuring eternity : the search for the beginning of time, Martin Gorst
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [311]-313) and index
Edition
1st Broadway Books ed.
Extent
1 online resource (338 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036573891

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