The attractive universe : gravity and the shape of space (Book, 1969) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
The attractive universe : gravity and the shape of space Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The attractive universe : gravity and the shape of space

Author: Evans G Valens; Berenice Abbott
Publisher: Cleveland : World Pub. Co., 1969.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Explores the laws of gravity on earth and in space as viewed by scientists from Aristotle to Einstein.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Valens, Evans G.
Attractive universe: gravity and the shape of space.
Cleveland, World Pub. Co. [1969]
(OCoLC)594492796
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Evans G Valens; Berenice Abbott
OCLC Number: 21343
Description: 187 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Falling --
Curving --
Conserving --
Escape --
How to be a satellite --
G-whiz: Cavendish --
Braking tide --
Tic-toc --
Weigh out --
Shape of space --
Books for further reading --
Index.
Responsibility: E.G. Valens ; photographs by Berenice Abbott ; diagrams by the author with Philip Jaget.

Abstract:

Explores the laws of gravity on earth and in space as viewed by scientists from Aristotle to Einstein.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

All user tags (2)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(2)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.