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The Resource A natural history of time, Pascal Richet ; translated by John Veneralla, (electronic resource)

A natural history of time, Pascal Richet ; translated by John Veneralla, (electronic resource)

Label
A natural history of time
Title
A natural history of time
Statement of responsibility
Pascal Richet ; translated by John Veneralla
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Richet, Pascal
Dewey number
551.7/01
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
Translation of: L'âge du monde : à la découverte de 'immensité du temps
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Venerella, John
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Geological time
  • Earth (Planet)
Label
A natural history of time, Pascal Richet ; translated by John Veneralla, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2007
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 357-453) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Time without a beginning? -- On the great book of Moses -- Genesis as viewed through the prism of natural philosophy -- Nature's admirable medals -- The march of the comets -- Heroic age, relative time -- The long history of two barons -- The elasticity of time -- The Pandora's box of physics -- The Sun, the Earth, radioactivity-- and Kelvin's death -- The long quest of Arthur Holmes -- From the atomic bomb to the age of the Earth -- Appendix. Mathematical complements
Control code
ocn795128275
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Pbk. ed
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 471 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226712895
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)795128275
Label
A natural history of time, Pascal Richet ; translated by John Veneralla, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2007
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 357-453) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Time without a beginning? -- On the great book of Moses -- Genesis as viewed through the prism of natural philosophy -- Nature's admirable medals -- The march of the comets -- Heroic age, relative time -- The long history of two barons -- The elasticity of time -- The Pandora's box of physics -- The Sun, the Earth, radioactivity-- and Kelvin's death -- The long quest of Arthur Holmes -- From the atomic bomb to the age of the Earth -- Appendix. Mathematical complements
Control code
ocn795128275
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Pbk. ed
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 471 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226712895
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)795128275

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