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Conceptions of Cosmos: From Myths to the Accelerating Universe: A History of Cosmology By Helge Kragh,

  • Title: Conceptions of Cosmos: From Myths to the Accelerating Universe: A History of Cosmology
  • Author: Helge Kragh
  • ISBN: 9780199209163
  • Page: 493
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Presenting a history of how the universe at large became the object of scientific understanding, this title offers an integrated and comprehensive account of cosmology that covers all major events from Aristotle s Earth centred cosmos to the discovery of the accelerating universe.
    Conceptions of Cosmos From Myths to the Accelerating Universe A History of Cosmology Presenting a history of how the universe at large became the object of scientific understanding this title offers an integrated and comprehensive account of cosmology that covers all major events fro

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    1. It is a very informative, well written, and objective introduction to the history of Cosmology I would recommend.

    2. During different astronomical workshop some time I use to present a lecture titled Changing Vision of the Cosmos The most amazing part of this book is its contents similar as my lecture presentation topics When I found I just said, WOW P

    3. Kragh presents a comprehensive yet speedy overview on humankinds conceptions of the cosmos He does this in a very attractive way skipping the nonsensical animistic forms just skimming some intellectual ones and speeding it up until he reaches the 20th century This is the moment in history when in less than a century our view of the cosmos has changed so dramatically and radically, that its worth than half the book Kragh deals with the different theories and versions of theories in their histor [...]

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