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JAGJIT SINGH GREAT IDEAS AND THEORIES OF MODERN COSMOLOGY-birth of galaxies-space and time Published by Dover (1961) Used Softcover Dover, 1961. Trade Paperback Tight binding Some discoloring at covers due to age, Trade Paper. A summary of Einstein's concepts of relativity and space-time, Alfven's theory of planet formation, the theories of Jean, Eddington, Dirac and Jordan and others . 276 pp.
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JAGJIT SINGH

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JAGJIT SINGH GREAT IDEAS AND THEORIES OF MODERN COSMOLOGY-birth of galaxies-space and time.

Some discoloring at covers due to age,.

Trade Paper. A summary of Einstein's concepts of relativity and space-time, Alfven's theory of planet formation, the theories of Jean, Eddington, Dirac and Jordan and others.

Contents: Digging up eternity -- The physics of celestial fies: an astrophysical preamble -- How the stars live and die -- Stars in the making -- The birth of galaxies -- The birth of galaxies: a turbulent alternative -- A web of space and time -- A flight of rationalist fancy -- Cosmology and continuous creation -- A new cosmological principle -- Cosmology a priori -- The last dusk of reckoning -- Nucllear physics and new cosmology -- The origin of the planetary worlds -- Life in the universe -- God and cosmology --Name index-- Subject index.

Jagjit Singh (1912–2002) was an Indian writer and science popularizer. In college he excelled in mathematics courses, receiving his MA in Mathematics from the Government College, Lahore. Yet he made his career as an important director of India's railways, applying his mathematical skills there. Upon retirement, he set out in writing several books, starting with Great Ideas of Modern Mathematics, popularizing science and targeting laymen. Singh subsequently won the Kalinga Prize from UNESCO in 1963, being the first Asian to do so.

Publisher: Dover Publications, Inc; First Edition edition (1961).

JAGJIT SINGH-GREAT IDEAS &THEORIES OF MODERN COSMOLOGY-birth of galaxies-space.

JAGJIT SINGH-GREAT IDEAS &THEORIES OF MODERN COSMOLOGY-birth of galaxies-space.

JAGJIT SINGH GREAT IDEAS AND THEORIES OF MODERN COSMOLOGY-birth of galaxies-space and time .

Some discoloring at covers due to age,  .

A summary of Einstein's concepts of relativity and.

the theories of Jean, Eddington, Dirac and.

-- The physics of celestial fies: an astrophysical preamble.

-- How the stars live and die.

-- The birth of galaxies: a turbulent alternative.

-- A web of space and time.

-- The origin of the planetary worlds.

Jagjit Singh (1912–2002) was an Indian writer and science popularizer. In college he excelled in mathematics courses, receiving his MA in Mathematics from the Government College, Lahore.

Yet he made his career as an important director of India's railways, applying his mathematical skills there.

Upon retirement, he set out in writing several books,.

starting with Great Ideas of Modern Mathematics,.

Singh subsequently won the Kalinga Prize from.

UNESCO in 1963, being the first Asian to do so.

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