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Beneath the Night By Stuart Clark

Beneath the Night by Stuart Clark

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The awe-inspiring history of humanity told through our relationship with stars and the night sky. 'Excellent .

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Beneath the Night: How the stars have shaped the history of humankind by Stuart Clark

The awe-inspiring history of humanity told through our relationship with stars and the night sky. 'Excellent . . . This books makes you rethink the traditional story of the history of astronomy . . . Effortlessly readable.' BBC Sky at Night 'Stuart Clark's picture of the yawning gaps in our understanding of the cosmos is fuller than most.' Nature From the Stone Age to the Space Age, Stuart Clark explores a fascination shared across the world, one that has unequivocally shaped us as civilisations and as individuals, housing our hopes and fears. In the stars, we can see our past - and ultimately, our fate.

About Stuart Clark

Stuart Clark is an astronomer and award-winning science writer for the Guardian, New Scientist, BBC Focus, and many other publications. He is writer and presenter of the 'Music of the Spheres' series for BBC R3, and author of several works of non-fiction and fiction that have been translated into more than twenty-five languages. He is a Visiting Fellow at the University of Hertfordshire, a Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society, former Vice Chair of the Association of British Science Writers and a consultant for the European Space Agency. In September 2020, the University of Hertfordshire awarded him an honorary Doctor of Science degree by for services to astronomy and the public understanding of science. @DrStuClark

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GOR011762355
9781783351541
1783351543
Beneath the Night: How the stars have shaped the history of humankind by Stuart Clark
Used - Like New
Paperback
Guardian Faber Publishing
20210902
304
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