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The Resource The Neptune file : a story of astronomical rivalry and the pioneers of planet hunting, Tom Standage

The Neptune file : a story of astronomical rivalry and the pioneers of planet hunting, Tom Standage

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The Neptune file : a story of astronomical rivalry and the pioneers of planet hunting
Title
The Neptune file
Title remainder
a story of astronomical rivalry and the pioneers of planet hunting
Statement of responsibility
Tom Standage
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces mathematician John Couch Adam's search to find the position of planet Uranus using mathematical calculations, and describes the Victorian era controversies surrounding planetary discoveries
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
223003
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
523.48/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QB36.A2
LC item number
S73 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a story of astronomical rivalry and the pioneers of planet hunting
Label
The Neptune file : a story of astronomical rivalry and the pioneers of planet hunting, Tom Standage
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Control code
1376205
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
x, 240 pages
Isbn
9780802713636
Lccn
00043486
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)PIN71120257
Label
The Neptune file : a story of astronomical rivalry and the pioneers of planet hunting, Tom Standage
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Control code
1376205
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
x, 240 pages
Isbn
9780802713636
Lccn
00043486
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)PIN71120257

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