American astronomers: searchers and wonderers

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Enslow Publishers,
Pub. Date:
c1996.
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English
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IL: MG - BL: 7.9 - AR Pts: 2
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The stars of the night sky have always attracted, intrigued, and captured the imagination of humans. Author Carole Ann Camp acquaints us with ten American astronomers, five men and five women, who have made significant discoveries and scientific advances that brought us closer to understanding our universe. Examines the contributions of Maria Mitchell, Percival Lowell, Williamina Fleming, Annie Jump Cannon, George Ellery Hale, Harlow Shapley, Edwin Hubble, Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin, Vera Rubin, and Carl Sagan.
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9780894906312
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