The Eddington Enigma

by David S. Evans


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Book Details

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Publication Date : 11/1/1998

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 5.5x8.5
Page Count : 200
ISBN : 9780738801322
Format : Hardcover
Dimensions : 5.5x8.5
Page Count : 200
ISBN : 9780738801315

About the Book

In the Thirties and Forties, Eddington's name was a household word as a result of his publication of semi-popular books of science and philosophy -- often controversial. He was also revered for his contributions to astronomy and physics.


About the Author

David Evans is an emeritus professor of astronomy at the University of Texas at Austin, who participated in the organization and execution of the Globetrotters’ solar eclipse expedition in 1971. Karen Winget is an amateur astronomer and David’s apprentice in writing this book.