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Through the Telescope a Guide for the Amateur Astronomer

By: Barnes-svarney, Patricia .L

Price: £13.50

Publisher: New York, Magraw Hill: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00505

ISBN: 0071348042

Condition: Very Good


From the very close to her far reaches of space,Through the Telescope presents a uniquely " user friendly" view of the universe, and offers both novice and advanced astronomers some of the best tools available to watch the night sky.There are creases to the top and bottom corners on the back of the book. View more info

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Beyond: Visions Of The Interplanetary Probes

By: Benson, Michael

Price: £30.00

Publisher: USA, Harry N. Abrams: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03561

ISBN: 0810945312

Condition: Fine


In the past four decades, the small squadron of robots that have been launched to explore the Solar System has produced an eye openly visionary body of work, one that easily ranks with the greatest achievements of landscape photography. This book pulls together the most spectacular images from the history of robotic space exploration to create an awe inspiring visual narrative journey through the planets. The D/W shows light shelf wear to its corners and edge and light scratches to the black panels. Otherwise a Good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Death on Mars: The Discovery of a Planetary Nuclear Massacre

By: Brandenburg PhD, John E.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Adventures Unlimited Press: 2015

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02749

ISBN: 193914938X

Condition: Very Good


New proof of a nuclear catastrophe on Mars! In an epic story of discovery, strong evidence is presented for a dead civilization on Mars and the shocking reason for its demise. The DJ shows light ware to the covers . View more info

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Into Orbit

By: By the severn Astronauts of Project Mercury.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, Cassell & Co: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02024

Condition: Good


This is an historic account of how the Astronauts of Project Mercury reconnoitred and bravely crossed the threshold of space. There is wear and staining to the blue boards and the text block, the D/W is also stained on its interior, edges,corners and front and rear flaps. there is also wear to its top edges and corners. The D/w is also covered in a thin plastic.The original price has been over-inked. Even with these problems it is still a readable copy of the early days of space flight. View more info

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The Universe in Your Hand: A Journey Through Space, Time and Beyond

By: Christophe Galfard

Price: £14.00

Publisher: UK, Macmillan: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04706

ISBN: 1447284089

Condition: Near Fine


Through brilliant storytelling and humour rather than graphs and equations, Christophe Galfard brings the astonishing beauty of the universe to life - and takes us deep into questions about the beginning of time and the future of humanity. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Apollo 8: The Thrilling Story of the First Mission to the Moon

By: Jeffrey Kluger

Price: £25.00

Publisher: USA, Henry Holt and Co.: 2017

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04720

ISBN: 1627798323

Condition: Near Fine


The full story of Apollo 8 has never been told, and only Jeffery Kluger - Jim Lovell's coauthor of the best selling book Apollo 13 - can do it justice. Here is the tale of a mission that was both a calculated risk and a wild crapshoot, a stirring account of how three American heroes forever changed our view of the home planet. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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The Birth Of Time: How We Measured The Age Of The Universe

By: John Gribbin

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04207

ISBN: 029782001X

Condition: Near Fine


This is the story of one of the great scientific puzzles of our time - the mystery of the age of the Universe - and how this mystery was finally solved. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Five Billion Years of Solitude: The Search for Life Among the Stars

By: Lee Billings

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Current/ Penquin group: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04229

ISBN: 1617230065

Condition: Very Good


Lee Billings explores the past and future of the " exoplanet boom" through -in-depth reporting and interviews with the astronomers and planetary scientists at its forefront. he recounts the stories behind their world-changing discoveries and captures the pivotal moments that drove them forward in their historic search for the first habitable planets beyond our solar system. A tight clean copy. View more info

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To Rise from Earth the Complete Guide to Spacflight

By: Lee,wayne

Price: £13.55

Publisher: London, Blandford: 2000

Edition: 2nd Editon

Sellers ID: 00514

Condition: Very Good


there is some minor rubbing on the corners of the d/w. View more info

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The Invisible Universe

By: Malin David.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Bullfinch Press.: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00498

ISBN: 0821226282

Condition: Very Good


This large publication is full of some of the best astronomical photographs published. View more info

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McDaniel Report: On the Failure of Executive, Congressional, and Scientific Responsibility in Investigating Possible Evidence of Artificial Structures on the Surface

By: McDaniel, Stanley.V.

Price: £16.50

Publisher: USA, North Atlantic Books: 1993

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 03642

ISBN: 1556430884

Condition: Very Good


In preparation before the reported loss of the Mars Observer spacecraft on August 21 ,1993, this thorough and detailed year- long study is an account of NASA's apparent failure to fulfil its legal , scientific, and ethical responsibilities to the American people by properly evaluating data researched by highly qualified independent investigators, and by assigning mission priorities accordingly. The covers in protective plastic and are lightly sunned . There is residual from a removed library label and another label still in place on the front endpaper.There is also a library stamp on the copyr... View more info

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The Human Touch : Our Part in the Creation of a Universe

By: Michael Frayn

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Faber & Faber Ltd: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04201

ISBN: 0571232175

Condition: Very Good


Mankind, scientists agree, is a tiny and insignificant anomaly in the impersonal vastness of the universe. But what would that universe be like if we were not here to say something about it? Conceptual questions of this nature have been the driving force behind many of Michael Frayn's novels and plays. In this book, with wit and lucidity, he turns to confront them head-on. There is light speckling to the head and base of the text block. View more info

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Chasing the Sun: A Cultural and Scientific History of the Star That Gives Us Life

By: Richard Cohen

Price: £35.00

Publisher: UK, Simon & Schuster: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04252

ISBN: 0743259289

Condition: Very Good


In the grand tradition of the scholar - Adventurer, Richard Cohen takes us around the world to illuminate our relationship with the star that gives us life. Packed with interesting figures, extraordinary myths and surprising anecdotes, this splendidly illustrated volume is erudite, informative and supremely entertaining. There is wear to the corners of the d/w. View more info

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Constellations

By: Sparrow ,Giles

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Quercus Publishing Incorporated: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03481

ISBN: 178087815X

Condition: Fine


Constellations is a stunning guide to the wonders of the night sky as well as a superb practical reference, including over 100 unique star maps, the latest space photography and a special guide to the movement of the planets through each star pattern. A fine clean tight copy. View more info

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A Brief History of Time: a Readers Companion

By: Stephen Hawking

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Bantam Press: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03964

ISBN: 0593025105

Condition: Very Good


For everyone who has wanted to know more about Stephen Hawking's life and work, here is the essential companion volume to ' A Brief History of Time', and to the award-winning documentary film which it inspired. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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A Brief History of Time: From the Big Bang to Black Holes

By: Stephen Hawking

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Bantam Press: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Sellers ID: 04041

ISBN: 0593015185

Condition: Very Good


A Brief History of Time is the first work Stephen Hawkins has written for the non-mathematical layman. In it he explores the outer reaches of our knowledge of astrophysics and the nature of time and the universe. There is very light speckling to the head of the text block. and light foxing to the past downs and end papers. View more info

One Small Step; The Inside Story of Space Exploration.

By: Whitehouse,David

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Quercus Publishing: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03482

ISBN: 1849160678

Condition: Fine


' One Small Step ' reveals space travel as it has never been seen before . In this history of the manned exploration of space, the men and women who journeyed into the unknown paint a vivid and dramatic portrait of spaceflight - and bring to life its exhilarations and dangers. This book also includes an audio CD of more than 40 archive recordings. The D/J has a crease to the head of the back panel. View more info