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The Resource Chasing Hubble's shadows : the search for galaxies at the edge of time, Jeff Kanipe

Chasing Hubble's shadows : the search for galaxies at the edge of time, Jeff Kanipe

Label
Chasing Hubble's shadows : the search for galaxies at the edge of time
Title
Chasing Hubble's shadows
Title remainder
the search for galaxies at the edge of time
Statement of responsibility
Jeff Kanipe
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An account of the efforts of astronomers to explore the outer limits of the universe and documents how objects on the edge of viewability inform the scientific community about the beginnings of time and such mysteries as the cosmic dark age and dark energy
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Library Journal, January 2006
  • Publisher's Weekly, November 2005
  • Booklist, December 2005
  • Kirkus Review, November 2005
  • Science Books & Films (A.A.A.S.), March 2006
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kanipe, Jeff
Dewey number
523.1/12
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hubble Space Telescope (Spacecraft)
  • Outer space
  • Large astronomical telescopes
  • Galaxies
Label
Chasing Hubble's shadows : the search for galaxies at the edge of time, Jeff Kanipe
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-192) and index
Contents
Hunting for snarks -- The race for the most distant galaxies -- To the end of the beginning -- Cosmic canvas -- The egg before the chicken -- It stinks but it rocks -- Keck : sailing across an unknown ocean -- Peculiar universe -- Distant reflections in a nearby universe -- More of everything
Control code
fol09663628
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 205 p.
Isbn
9780809034062
Lccn
2005009652
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(ICrlF)12789R
Label
Chasing Hubble's shadows : the search for galaxies at the edge of time, Jeff Kanipe
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-192) and index
Contents
Hunting for snarks -- The race for the most distant galaxies -- To the end of the beginning -- Cosmic canvas -- The egg before the chicken -- It stinks but it rocks -- Keck : sailing across an unknown ocean -- Peculiar universe -- Distant reflections in a nearby universe -- More of everything
Control code
fol09663628
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 205 p.
Isbn
9780809034062
Lccn
2005009652
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(ICrlF)12789R
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