The Georgian Star

The Georgian Star

How William and Caroline Herschel Revolutionized Our Understanding of the Cosmos

Book - 2009
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A tribute to the scientific contributions of Uranus planet discoverer William Herschel and his pioneering sister, Caroline, describes their establishment of surveying techniques that are still in use today, Caroline's cataloguing of nebulae, and William's discovery of infrared radiation
Publisher: New York : Atlas & Co. : W.W. Norton & Co., c2009
ISBN: 9780393065749
Characteristics: 199 p., [4] p. of plates : ill. ; 21 cm


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