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  • Coming of Age in the Milky Way

  • By: Timothy Ferris (University of California, Berkeley)
  • Narrated by: Timothy Ferris
  • Length: 2 hrs and 44 mins
  • Abridged
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    4 out of 5 stars 93
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    4 out of 5 stars 43
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    4 out of 5 stars 45

Humans have long sought to comprehend the enormities of cosmic space and time. Here, best selling science writer Timothy Ferris tells the story of that quest. He interweaves the majestic themes of astronomy, physics, religion, and philosophy with fresh and lasting portraits of the men and women who created what has been called our society's most precious treasure - its conception of the universe at large.

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  • Brief survey of discovery from Columbus to now

  • By serine on 01-23-16

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Reviewed: 12-15-16

I bought this under the impression that it was the complete book, however I soon discovered that it skips a massive amount of information.

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