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Author Finkbeiner, Ann K., 1943-

Title The grand and bold thing : the extraordinary new map of the universe ushering in a new era of discovery / Ann Finkbeiner.

Publication Info. New York : Free Press, 2010.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  520 FIN    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Non-Fiction - NSLY-11  520.223 FIN    AVAILABLE
Edition First Free Press hardcover edition.
Description 223 pages ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Contents Stakes worth playing for -- Chicagoland -- Putting on the play -- The photometric pipeline war -- Running open loop -- First light -- Driftscanning -- Spectroscopic war -- Precision -- The virtual observatory -- Everything's different -- Jim again.
Subject Gunn, J. E. (James Edward), 1938-
Three-dimensional imaging in astronomy.
Astronomical spectroscopy.
Astronomy -- Charts, diagrams, etc. -- Data processing.
Astronomical instruments -- Technological innovations.
Galaxies -- Observations.
Quasars -- Observations.
ISBN 9781416552161

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