Cosmos
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Published:
New York : Ballantine Books Trade Paperbacks, 2013.
Format:
Book
ISBN:
0345539435
Physical Desc:
xxix, 396 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm.
Status:
Brighton - Adult Nonfiction
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Huron Street - Adult Nonfiction
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Cosmos is one of the bestselling science books of all time. In clear-eyed prose, Sagan reveals a jewel-like blue world inhabited by a life form that is just beginning to discover its own identity and to venture into the vast ocean of space. Featuring a new Introduction by Sagan's collaborator, Ann Druyan, full color illustrations, and a new Foreword by astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, Cosmos retraces the fourteen billion years of cosmic evolution, that have transformed matter into consciousness, exploring such topics as the origin of life, the human brain, Egyptian hieroglyphics, spacecraft missions, the death of the Sun, the evolution of galaxies, and the forces and individuals who helped, to shape modern science. Book jacket.

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Brodart Bibz On-Order Record.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 375-383) and index.
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Cosmos is one of the bestselling science books of all time. In clear-eyed prose, Sagan reveals a jewel-like blue world inhabited by a life form that is just beginning to discover its own identity and to venture into the vast ocean of space. Featuring a new Introduction by Sagan's collaborator, Ann Druyan, full color illustrations, and a new Foreword by astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, Cosmos retraces the fourteen billion years of cosmic evolution, that have transformed matter into consciousness, exploring such topics as the origin of life, the human brain, Egyptian hieroglyphics, spacecraft missions, the death of the Sun, the evolution of galaxies, and the forces and individuals who helped, to shape modern science. Book jacket.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Sagan, C. (2013). Cosmos. New York: Ballantine Books Trade Paperbacks.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Sagan, Carl, 1934-1996. 2013. Cosmos. New York: Ballantine Books Trade Paperbacks.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Sagan, Carl, 1934-1996, Cosmos. New York: Ballantine Books Trade Paperbacks, 2013.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Sagan, Carl. Cosmos. New York: Ballantine Books Trade Paperbacks, 2013. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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