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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Nebulae.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Edwin Hubble ; foreword by James E. Gunn.
SeriesSilliman memorial lectures, Mrs. Hepsa Ely Silliman memorial lectures.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQB855 .H783 1982
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 207 p. :
Number of Pages207
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4270034M
ISBN 100300024991, 0300025009
LC Control Number81016155

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The realm of the nebulae - NASA/ADS. This book (first published in ) consists of the Silliman Lectures, delivered at Yale University in the autumn of , with the addition of an introductory chapter. Topics discussed include the family traits, the distribution, and the distances of nebulae; the velocity-distance relation; the local group; and the general by: In Hubble described his principal observations and conclusions in the Silliman lectures at Yale University. These lectures were published the following year as The Realm of the Nebulae, which quickly became a classic work. It is here reprinted with an introduction by James E. by:   Edwin Hubble The Realm of the Nebulae Dover Publications Inc. Acrobat 7 Pdf Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DRC + flatbed option Skip to main content. Buy The Realm of the Nebulae by E Hubble (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 2.

  In , Hubble described his principal observations and conclusions in the Silliman lectures at Yale University. These lectures were published the following year as "The Realm of the /5(23).   But for whatever reason, when in the ’s he gave a series of prestigious lectures at Yale which he later turned into a book, Hubble’s chosen title was The Realm of the Nebulae. Near the end of his introductory chapter, he sniffs, “The term nebulae offers the values of tradition; the term galaxies, the glamour of romance.”. In order to outline possible future directions in galaxy research, this book wants to be a short stopover, a moment of self-reflection of the past century of achievements in this area. Since the pioneering years of galaxy research in the early 20th century, the research on galaxies has seen a. The Realm of the Nebulae Book Description: No modern astronomer made a more profound contribution to our understanding of the cosmos than did Edwin Hubble, who first conclusively demonstrated that the universe is expanding.