Masters of the universe : conversations with cosmologists of the past / Helge Kragh.Material type: BookPublisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, c2015Edition: 1st edition.Description: xiv, 285 pages : illustrations, ports. ; 23 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780198722892 (hbk.); 0198722893 (hbk.).Subject(s): Cosmology -- History | Astronomers -- Biography | Astronomy -- HistoryDDC classification: Summary: " ... Based on a series of interviews that a fictional person conducted with leading astronomers between 1913 and 1965 ... Although the interviews are purely fictional, a product of the author's imagination, they could have taken place in just the way that is described. They are solidly based on historical facts and, moreover, supplemented with careful annotations and references to the literature"-- Dustjacket.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages -278) and index.