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The Resource Gravity's engines : how bubble-blowing black holes rule galaxies, stars, and life in the cosmos, Caleb Scharf

Gravity's engines : how bubble-blowing black holes rule galaxies, stars, and life in the cosmos, Caleb Scharf

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Gravity's engines : how bubble-blowing black holes rule galaxies, stars, and life in the cosmos
Title
Gravity's engines
Title remainder
how bubble-blowing black holes rule galaxies, stars, and life in the cosmos
Statement of responsibility
Caleb Scharf
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Offering a sweeping tour of fantastic physics and cosmic history, Gravity's Engines provides a view of the most fearsome places in the universe, and finally asks what it will take to see the event horizon of a black hole"--
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Provided by publisher
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Scharf, Caleb A.
Dewey number
523.8/875
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QB843.B55
LC item number
S33 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Black holes (Astronomy)
  • Gravity
  • Cosmology
  • SCIENCE
  • SCIENCE
  • Black holes (Astronomy)
  • Cosmology
  • Gravity
  • Black holes (Astronomy)
  • Gravity
  • Cosmology
Label
Gravity's engines : how bubble-blowing black holes rule galaxies, stars, and life in the cosmos, Caleb Scharf
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/121/9780374114121/image/lgcover.9780374114121.jpg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-239) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dark star -- A map of forever -- One hundred billion ways to the bottom -- The feeding habits of nonillion-pound gorillas -- Bubbles -- A distant siren -- Origins : part I -- Origins : part II -- There is grandeur
Control code
ocn760970575
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 252 pages
Isbn
9780374114121
Lccn
2011047089
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780374114121
  • (OCoLC)760970575
Label
Gravity's engines : how bubble-blowing black holes rule galaxies, stars, and life in the cosmos, Caleb Scharf
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/121/9780374114121/image/lgcover.9780374114121.jpg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-239) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dark star -- A map of forever -- One hundred billion ways to the bottom -- The feeding habits of nonillion-pound gorillas -- Bubbles -- A distant siren -- Origins : part I -- Origins : part II -- There is grandeur
Control code
ocn760970575
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 252 pages
Isbn
9780374114121
Lccn
2011047089
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780374114121
  • (OCoLC)760970575

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