Add to Book Shelf
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Book

Science History of the Universe

By Francis Rolt-Wheeler

Click here to view

Book Id: WPLBN0002097030
Format Type: PDF eBook:
File Size: 150.75 MB
Reproduction Date: 8/31/2011

Title: Science History of the Universe  
Author: Francis Rolt-Wheeler
Language: English
Subject: Non Fiction, Science, Education
Collections: Astronomy, Science Fiction Collection, Authors Community, Social Sciences, Literature, History, Most Popular Books in China, Favorites in India, Education
Publication Date:
Publisher: Current Literature Publishing Co.
Member Page: PG Reading Room


APA MLA Chicago

Rolt Wheeler, B. F. (1911). Science History of the Universe. Retrieved from

In the present volume there have been covered in a comprehensive and popular manner the various departments of Astronomy. Owing to its treatment in a definitely historical and descriptive manner, however, it may be possible to supplement the general review by a few brief statements of some of the results and problems that confront us in the actual work of the observational astronomy of to-day.

The astronomical beliefs of prehistoric man were doubt similar to those entertained by the Eskimo of the Arctic regions and the untutored tribes of Argentine' Republic, South Africa and Australia, tribes who, living only for the day, concern themselves but little with to- morrow and yesterday and care nothing about the universe...


Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.