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Computers and the cosmos

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Published by Time-Life Books in Alexandria, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Astronomy -- Data processing.,
  • Astrophysics -- Data processing.,
  • Cosmology -- Data processing.,
  • Life on other planets -- Data processing.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby the editors of Time-Life Books.
    SeriesUnderstanding computers
    ContributionsTime-Life Books.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB51.3.E43 C65 1988
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p. :
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2036079M
    ISBN 100809457334, 0809457342
    LC Control Number88012239

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Series: Understanding computers; Paperback: pages; Publisher: Time-Life Books () Language: English; ISBN ; ISBN ; Package Dimensions: x x inches Shipping Weight: pounds (View shipping rates and policies) Customer Reviews: Be the first to write a reviewAuthor: the editors of Time-Life Books.

Computers and the Cosmos (Understanding Computers) by the editors of Time-Life Books (Author), of Time-Life Books (Author)Author: the editors of Time-Life Books, of Time-Life Books.

About the Author. HUGH ROSS earned his B.S. in physics from the University of British Columbia and his M.S. and Ph.D.

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