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Rocket Dreams: How the Space Age Shaped Our Vision of a World Beyond
Benjamin, Marina
ISBN: 0099283654
Random House , Inc London, England 2003 First Edition
 Paperback Paperback, First Edition, 200gms, 277 pages. From the first landings on the moon to the implications of our cyber worlds, this unusual and intriguing book takes a provocative look at our fascination with space. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SCISPA7  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Case of the Missing Neutrinos and Other Curious Phenomena of the Universe, The
Gribbin, John
ISBN: 0140287345
Penguin Book Group, The Ringwood, Australia 1998 First Edition
 Paperback Paperback, First Edition, 150gms, 234 pages. In this illuminating excursion through the Universe, award-winning astronomer John Gribbin asks- and frequently answers- questions that are diverse and puzzling. Book is in good condition with very mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SCISPA12  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Pearly Gates of Cyberspace, The: A History of Spce from Dante to the Internet
Wertheim, Margaret
ISBN: 1864710187
Doubleday Books Milsons Point, Australia 2000 First Paperback Edition
 Paperback Paperback, First Paperback Edition, 450gms, 336 pages. Seeking to understand this mapping of spiritual desire into digitised space, Wertheim takes us on an astonishing historical journey, tracing the evolution of our conception of space from the Middle Ages to today. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SCISPA8  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Dead Mars Dying Earth
Brandenburg, John. E.; Paxson, Monica. Rix.
ISBN: 1862048118
Element Books Limited Ringwood, Australia 1999 First Edition
 Paperback Paperback, First Edition, 500gms, 306 pages. Dead Mars, Dying Earth Makes a clear and final argument: Planets are fragile. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, some mild tearing to the spine and front cover, mild page discolouration to page edges, previous bookseller's sticker inside back cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SCISPA14  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Genesis and the Big Bang: The Discovery of Harmony Between Modern Science and the Bible
Schroeder, Gerald L.
ISBN: 0553354132
Bantam Books New York, NY 1992 Reprint
 Soft Cover Softcover, reprint, 240g, 212pgs. Carefully reviewing and interpreting accepted scientific principles, analogous passages of Scripture, and biblical scolarshjp, Dr Schroeder arrives at a conclusion so lucid that one wonders why it has taken this long in coming. The result for the reader - whether believer or skeptic, Christian or Jewish - is a totally fresh understanding of the key events in the life of the universe. Book is in fair condition with mild spotting throughout, and mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!.  Fair/Not Applicable
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: REL175  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Journey to the Stars: Space Exploration - Tomorrow and Beyond
Jastrow, Robert
ISBN: 0553053868
Bantam Books New York, NY 1989 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hard cover, first edition, 568g, 214pgs. A look at the history of the solar system, and the future of space exploration. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in fair to good condition with moderate shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!.  Good/Fair to Good
Price: 9.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SCISPA30  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Official Halley’s Comet Book, The
Harpur, Brian
ISBN: 0340365110
Hodder and Stoughton London, England 1985 First Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 600gms, 184 pages, illustrated information endpapers. The most comprehensive, the most authoritative guide specifically designed for the layman of Halley's Comet. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust Jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, very mild discolouration to inside jacket flaps. Dust jacket has been price clipped, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Good/Good
Price: 6.50 (AUD)
Book Number: SCISPA28  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Colours of the Galaxies
Malin, David; Murdin, Paul
ISBN: 1856481263
Promotional Reprint Company Limited, The Enderby, England 1993 Reprint
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Laminated pictorial boards replicated on the dust jacket, Reprint, 1,000gms, 198 pages, blank endpapers. Colours of the Galaxies uses spectacular photography to show the colours of stars, galaxies, and nebulae. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, chipping and a few small tears, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Very Good/Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SCISPA22  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Astronomy 2004 Australia
Dawes, Glenn; Northfield, Peter; Wallace, Ken
ISBN: 0958590699
Quasar Publishing Sydney, Australia 2003 First Edition
 Soft Cover Soft cover, first edition, 436g, 152pgs. This book has everything you need to enjoy the night sky, with nothing other than your eyes and a sense of curiosity. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SCISPA29  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Stars & Planets: An Illustrated A-Z
Nicolson, Iain (ed)
ISBN: 1844514617
Starfire London, England 2006 Reprint
 Softcover Softcover, reprint edition, 698gms, 224 pages. This book is a comprehensive overview of the universe - what it is, where it came from and how we discovered it. It contains over 300 images from the Hubble Telescope and has extensive sections on everything from the solar system to how stars form. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SCISPA34  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Gravity’s Fatal Attraction: Black Holes in the Universe
Begelman, Mitchell; and Rees, Martin
ISBN: 0716760290
Scientific American Library New York, USA 1998 First Printing
 Softcover Softcover, first printing, 626gms, 246 pages. This book describes how black holes were found and what their existence implies for the evolution of our universe. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SCISPA39  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Hyperspace: A Scientific Odyssey Through Parallel Universes, Time Warps, and the 10th Dimension
Kaku, Michio
ISBN: 0385477058
Doubleday New York, USA 1994 Reprint
 Softcover Softcover, reprint, 338gms, 357 pages. This book takes you on a ride through the extraordinary world of black holes, wormholes, parallel universes, higher dimensions and time travel. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SCISPA40  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Fire on Earth: In Search of the Doomsday Asteroid
Gribbin, John & Mary
ISBN: 0671854410
Pocket Books London, England 1997 Reprint
 Softcover Softcover, reprint, 220gms, 264 pages. Could collision with a giant comet pose the greatest threat to human life this planet has ever faced? This book shows that the next appalling series of cosmic hits will almost certainly lead to the extinction of humankind. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 6.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SCISPA41  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Five Ages of the Universe, The: Inside the Physics of Eternity
Adams, Fred; and Laughlin, Greg
ISBN: 0684854228
The Free Press New York, USA 1999 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 572gms, 251 pages. Fred Adams and Greg Laughlin, captured the attention of the world when they announced they had identified the five ages of time. But is it possible for us to know the complete life story of the universe? In this book the mythologies of eternity and apocalypse can now be matched against scientific fact. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in very good condition with only minor shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 14.50 (AUD)
Book Number: SCIPHY14  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Book of Nothing, The: Vacuums, Voids, and the Latest Ideas About the Origin of the Universe
Barrow, John D.
ISBN: 0375420991
Pantheon Books London, England 2001 First American Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first American edition, 724gms, 361 pages. This remarkable book ranges over every nook and cranny of nothingness to reveal how the human mind has had to make something of nothing in every field of human enquiry. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only mild shelf wear. Dust jacket has been covered with protective sleeve, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SCISPA42  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Universe That Discovered Itself, The
Barrow, John D.
ISBN: 0192862006
Oxford University Press Oxford, England 2000 Revised and Retitled Edition
 Softcover Softcover, revised and retitled edition, 500gms, 448pgs. This is an extraorindary study of how we view the universe. Cover the magical notions of primitive cultures to the latest ides about chaos, black holes, inflation, and superstrings, the book traces the development of the laws of nature and how we've come to know them. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and very light page discolouration throughout. Front cover shows some mild curling, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SCI77  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Into Outer Space: An Exploration of Man’s Obsession and Interaction with the Cosmos - Fact and Fiction
Owen, David
ISBN: 186155298X
New Burlington Books London, England 2000 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 898gms, 144 pages, illustrated endpapers. In this book, stunning visuals transport you directly into the events that have shaped the history of space and technology. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket and boards are in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SCISPA43  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Quest for Mars, The: The NASA Scientists and Their Search for Life Beyond Earth
Bergreen, Laurence
ISBN: 0006531342
Harper Collins Publishers London, England 2001 First Paperback Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first paperback edition, 298gms, 368 pages. The untold story of NASAs search for life on Mars. A story as intense as it is comples, as human as it is scientifically illuminating. Book is in very good, near new condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SCISPA49  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Deep-Sky Objects For Binoculars
Kozak, John T.
Sky Publishing Corporation Cambridge, MA, USA 1988 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, 188gms, 127 pages. This guide describes 130 deep-sky objects - star clusters, nebulae, and galaxies - that are visible in binoculars on a clear, dark night. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SCISPA56  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Manufacturing The Universe: Consciousness Discards Big Bang
Karri, Vishy; Karri, Laxman
ISBN: 0949600377
Research Publications Pty. Ltd., Vermont, Australia 1998 First Edition
 Paperback Paperback, First Edition, 225gms, 160 pages. This is an argument built on scientific logic that defies the big bang theory and presents an alternative model to universal evolution. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 80.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SCISPA10  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Visions of Heaven: The Mystery of the Universe Revealed by the Hubble Space Telescope
Wilkie, Tom; Rosselli, Mark
ISBN: 0340717351
Hodder & Stoughton United Kingdom 1999 
 Soft Cover 207 pp. Light wear on cover. Light browning to page edges. Black remainder line on lower page edge.  Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 19638  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Poetry of the Universe
Osserman, Robert
ISBN: 0297815164
Weidenfeld & Nicolson, Limited  1995 
 Paperback 210 pp. Browning to page edges. Copy appears unread.  Near Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 27904  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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On the Shoulders of Giants : The Great Works of Physics and Astronomy
Hawking, Stephen W.
ISBN: 0141015713
Penguin Group (Canada) Toronto, ON, Canada 2003 
 Paperback 1264 pp. Light browning to page edges.  Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 31709  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Mobius and His Band: Mathematics and Astronomy in Nineteenth-Century Germany
Fauvel, John;Flood, Raymond
ISBN: 019853969X
Oxford Univ Pr Cary, North Carolina, U.S.A. 1993 
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 172 pp. Dustjacket has wear on the edges. Light browning to page edges.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 31713  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Brilliant Stars
Moore, Patrick
ISBN: 1869533046
David Bateman Limited, New Zealand Auckland, New Zealand 1996 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 190 pp. Light browning to page edges.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 30605  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Blind Watchers of the Sky : The People and Ideas That Shaped Our View of the Universe
Kolb, Rocky
ISBN: 0192862030
Oxford University Press Don Mills, ON, Canada 1999 
 Paperback 338 pp. Ex Library Copy. Covered in clear adhesive plastic. Copy appears unread. Ex-Library Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 19997  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Earth Watch : A Survey of the World from Space
SHEFFIELD Charles
Sidgwick & Jackson Australia 1981 
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 24 x 32 cms. 157 pages. Owners label inside front cover. Light foxing to page edges. Over seventy full colour satellite images taken from 570 miles up by the Landstat spacecraft. Each image is accompanied by text explaining what they mean and a map putting the image in its geographical context.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 01492  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Father Perry the Jesuit Astronomer
CORTIE A. L.
The Catholic Truth Society London 1890 
 Hardcover No Dustjacket 113 pp. Red cloth cover with gilt lettering. Cloth is grubby and has some insect damage. Spine sunfaded. Black endpapers split at the spine. Gilt page edges. Contains ten llustratIions  Very Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 05078  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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The Southern Sky: A Practical Guide to Astronomy
Reidy, David; Wallace, Ken
ISBN: 0-04-300094-0
Allen & Unwin Australia 1987 
 Soft Cover 182 pp. Light browning to page edges.  Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 12140  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Space: Our Final Frontier
Gribbin, John
ISBN: 0563537132
BBC Books London, United Kingdom 2001 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 240 pp. Dustjacket has light wear on the edges. Inscription on title page. Unclipped Dustjacket Very Good/Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17270  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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