Books - Cosmology

Book Lists - TOC Books - Cosmology - Scale Books - Cosmology - Origins Books - Cosmology - Future Books - Cosmology - Einstein Books - Cosmology - Expansion Books - Cosmology - Galaxy Formation Books - Cosmology - Multiple Universes Books - Cosmology and Particle Physics ------------------------------------- -------------------------------------
Up Books - Cosmology - Scale
Physical Cosmology - Wikipedia Barbara Ryden Introduction to Cosmology 2002 - Benjamin Cummings - 300 p none John F. Hawley and Katherine A. Holcomb Foundations of Modern Cosmology 2005 - Oxford University Press - 2nd ed. - 568 p none Andrew Liddle An Introduction to Modern Cosmology 2003 - Wiley - 2nd ed. - 188 p none Scott Dodelson Modern Cosmology 2003 - Academic Press - 464 p none Pedro Ferreira The State of the Universe: A Primer in Modern Cosmology 2007 - Phoenix - 320 p none Ian Morison Introduction to Astronomy and Cosmology 2008 - Wiley - 360 p none Michael Rowan-Robinson Cosmology 2004 - Clarendon Press - 4th ed. - 184 p 1 Michael Rowan-Robinson Ripples in the Cosmos: A View Behind the Scenes of the New Cosmology 1993 - W.H. Freeman Spektrum - 224 p 1 Edward Harrison Cosmology: The Science of the Universe 2000 - Cambridge University Press - 2nd ed - 578 p none David Malin A View of the Universe 1993 - Sky Pub. Corp.; Cambridge University Press - 266 p 1 B. Bertotti, R. Balbinot, S. Bergia, and A. Messina (eds.) Modern Cosmology in Retrospect 1991 - Cambridge University Press - 446 p none Colin A. Ronan The Natural History of the Universe: From the Big Bang to the End of Time 1991 - Macmillan - 212 p 2 Brian May Bang!: The Complete History of the Universe 2008 - Johns Hopkins University Press - 2nd ed. - 199 p 2 P. James E. Peebles, Lyman A. Page Jr., and R. Bruce Partridge (eds.) Finding the Big Bang 2009 - Cambridge University Press - 596 p none Amedeo Balbi The Music of the Big Bang: The Cosmic Microwave Background and the New Cosmology 2008 - Springer - 158 p 1 Erich Robert Paul The Milky Way Galaxy and Statistical Cosmology, 1890-1924 1993 - Cambridge University Press - 278 p none Kenneth R. Lang Parting the Cosmic Veil 2006 - Springer - 229 p none Steven Soter and Neil deGrasse Tyson Cosmic Horizons: Astronomy at the Cutting Edge 2001 - New Press; W. W. Norton - 253 p 1 Fred Hoyle Home is Where the Wind Blows: Chapters from a Cosmologist's Life 1994 - University Science Books - 443 p 2 Simon Mitton Conflict in the Cosmos: Fred Hoyle's Life in Science 2005 - Joseph Henry Press - 401 p 1 Jane Gregory Fred Hoyle's Universe 2005 - Oxford University Press - 406 p 1 Helge Kragh Cosmology and Controversy: The Historical Development of Two Theories of the Universe 1996 - Princeton University Press - 500 p 1 John Farrell The Day Without Yesterday: Lemâitre, Einstein, and the Birth of Modern Cosmology 2005 - Thunder's Mouth Press - 262 p 1 Sten F. Odenwald Patterns in the Void: Why Nothing Is Important 2002 - Westview Press - 270 p 2 William J. Kaufmann Universe 1994 - W.H. Freeman - 4th ed. - 624 p 1 William J. Kaufmann Universe 1988 - W.H. Freeman - 2nd ed. - 634 p 1 David Bergamini The Universe 1966 - Time - 192 p 2 Universe 2008 - DK Pub. - 512 p 2 Universe 2005 - DK Pub. - 512 p 6 Peter Grego The Universe 2006 - Collins - 191 p 1 The Universe 1987 - Bantam Books - 335 p 1 Michael Benson Far Out: A Space-Time Chronicle 2009 - Abrams - 328 p 5 Lloyd Motz and Jefferson Hane Weaver The Unfolding Universe: A Stellar Journey 2003 - Basic Books - 408 p none Martin Ratcliffe State of the Universe 2008: New Images, Discoveries and Events 2008 - Springer; Praxis Publishing - 183 p 2 Martin Ratcliffe State of the Universe 2007: New Images, Discoveries and Events 2007 - Springer; Praxis Publishing - 193 p 2 ------------------------------------- -------------------------------------
Up Books - Cosmology - Origins
Stephen Eales Origins: How the Planets, Stars, Galaxies, and the Universe Began 2006 - Springer - 284 p 3 Frank Levin Calibrating the Cosmos: How Cosmology Explains Our Big Bang Universe 2006 - Springer - 301 p 2 Barry R. Parker Chaos in the Cosmos: The Stunning Complexity of the Universe 1996 - Plenum Publishing Corporation - none Barry R. Parker Concepts of the Cosmos: An Introduction to Astronomy 1984 - Harcourt - 516 p none Xuan Thuan Trinh Chaos and Harmony: Perspectives on Scientific Revolutions of the Twentieth Century 2001 - Oxford University Press - 366 p 1 Steven Weinberg The First Three Minutes: A Modern View of the Origin of the Universe 1993 - Basic Books - updated ed. - 203 p 1 Steven Weinberg The First Three Minutes: A Modern View of the Origin of the Universe 1977 - Basic Books - 188 p 2 Alan H. Guth The Inflationary Universe: The Quest for a New Theory of Cosmic Origins 1997 - Addison-Wesley Publishing - 358 p 6 Marcus Chown The Quantum Zoo: A Tourist's Guide to the Neverending Universe 2006 - Joseph Henry Press - 200 p 2 Marcus Chown The Universe Next Door: The Making of Tomorrow's Science 2002 - Oxford University Press - 191 p 5 Marcus Chown Afterglow of Creation: From Fireball to the Discovery of Cosmic Ripples 1996 - 222 p 1 Stuart Clark Stars and Atoms: From the Big Bang to the Solar System 1995 - Oxford University Press - 160 p 3 Marcelo Gleiser The Dancing Universe: From Creation Myths to the Big Bang 1997 - Dutton - 338 p 4 John R. Gribbin Unveiling the Edge of Time: Black Holes, White Holes, Wormholes 1992 - Harmony Books - 248 p 2 John R. Gribbin In the Beginning: After COBE and Before the Big Bang 1993 - Little, Brown - 274 p 3 Brian Clegg Before the Big Bang: The Prehistory of Our Universe 2009 - St. Martin's Press - 306 p 3 Ernest J. Sternglass Before the Big Bang: The Origins of the Universe 1997 - Four Walls Eight Windows - 294 p 1 Maurizio Gasperini The Universe Before the Big Bang: Cosmology and String Theory 2008 - Springer - 208 p none David M. Harland The Big Bang: A View from the 21st Century 2003 - Springer - 262 p 1 C. R. Kitchin Journeys to the Ends of the Universe: A Guided Tour of the Beginnings and Endings of Planets, Stars, Galaxies and the Universe 1990 - Taylor and Francis - 198 p none Barry R. Parker The Vindication of the Big Bang: Breakthroughs and Barriers 1993 - Plenum Press - 354 p none Barry R. Parker Creation: The Story of the Origin and Evolution of the Universe 1988 - Plenum Press - 310 p none Joseph Silk The Infinite Cosmos: Questions from the Frontiers of Cosmology 2006 - Oxford University Press - 248 p 2 Joseph Silk On the Shores of the Unknown: A Short History of the Universe 2005 - Cambridge University Press - 246 p 1 Joseph Silk A Short History of the Universe 1994 - Scientific American Library - 246 p 2 Joseph Silk The Big Bang 2001 - W.H. Freeman - 3rd ed. - 496 p 2 Joseph Silk The Big Bang: The Creation and Evolution of the Universe 1980 - W. H. Freeman - 394 p 1 James E. Lidsey The Bigger Bang 2000 - Cambridge University Press - 134 p 4 James S. Trefil The Moment of Creation Big Bang Physics from Before the First Millisecond to the Present Universe 1983 - Scribner - 234 p 1 James S. Trefil Space, Time, Infinity: The Smithsonian Views the Universe 1985 - Pantheon Books; Smithsonian Books - 255 p 3 James S. Trefil Meditations at Sunset: A Scientist Looks at the Sky 1987 - Scribner - 208 p 1 James S. Trefil Reading the Mind of God: In Search of the Principle of Universality 1989 - Scribner - 232 p 1 Heinz R. Pagels Perfect Symmetry: The Search for the Beginning of Time 1985 - Simon and Schuster 390 p 1 Charles Seife Alpha and Omega: The Search for the Beginning and End of the Universe 2003 - Viking - 294 p 8 Neil deGrasse Tyson and Donald Goldsmith Origins: Fourteen Billion Years of Cosmic Evolution 2004 - W. W. Norton - 345 p 17 Simon Singh Big Bang: The Origin of the Universe 2004 - Fourth Estate - 532 p 14 Norman K. Glendenning After the Beginning: A Cosmic Journey Through Space and Time 2004 - World Scientific; Imperial College Press - 208 p 2 George Francis Rayner Ellis Before the Beginning: Cosmology Explained 1993 - Bjoyars/Bowerdean - 152 p 1 Edward Kolb and Michael Turner The Early Universe 1994 - Westview Press - 592 p none Edward W. Kolb The Early Universe 1990 - Addison-Wesley - 547 p 1 ------------------------------------- -------------------------------------
Up Books - Cosmology - Future
Arthur Jack Meadows The Future of the Universe 2006 - Springer - 175 p 1 Fred Adams The Five Ages of the Universe: Inside the Physics of Eternity 1999 - Free Press - 251 p 4 Eric Chaisson Epic of Evolution: Seven Ages of the Cosmos 2006 - Columbia University Press - 478 p 2 Marcelo Gleiser The Prophet and the Astronomer: A Scientific Journey to the End of Time 2002 - W.W. Norton - 256 p 7 Richard Morris The Universe, the Eleventh Dimension, and Everything: What We Know and How We Know It 1999 - Four Walls Eight Windows - 234 p 2 Richard Morris The Fate of the Universe 1982 - Playboy Press - 183 p 2 Richard Morris Cosmic Questions: Galactic Halos, Cold Dark Matter, and the End of Time 1993 - Wiley - 200 p 2 Richard Morris Achilles in the Quantum Universe: The Definitive History of Infinity 1997 - Henry Holt - 224 p 1 Donald Goldsmith The Runaway Universe: The Race to Find the Future of the Cosmos 2000 - Perseus Books - 232 p 1 Barry R. Parker Invisible Matter and the Fate of the Universe 1989 - Plenum Press - 305 p none Louise B. Young The Unfinished Universe 1986 - Simon and Schuster - 239 p 1 Marcia Bartusiak Through a Universe Darkly: A Cosmic Tale of Ancient Ethers, Dark Matter, and the Fate of the Universe 1993 - HarperCollins Publishers - 383 p 1 Robert P. Kirshner The Extravagant Universe Exploding Stars, Dark Energy and the Accelerating Cosmos 2002 - Princeton University Press - 282 p 3 ------------------------------------- -------------------------------------
Up Books - Cosmology - Einstein
Albert Einstein, 1879-1955 A Stubbornly Persistent Illusion: The Essential Scientific Writings of Albert Einstein 2007 - Running Press - 468 p 5 Albert Einstein, 1879-1955 Out of My Later Years 1956 - Citadel - 282 p 1 Einstein's Miraculous Year: Five Papers That Changed the Face of Physics 1998 - Princeton University Press - 198 p 3 Gerald E. Tauber Albert Einstein's Theory of General Relativity 1979 - Crown Publishers - 352 p 2 Max Born, 1882-1970 Einstein's Theory of Relativity 1962 - Dover Publications - 376 p 1 Bernard F. Schutz A First Course in General Relativity 2009 - Cambridge University Press - 2nd ed. - 410 p none Jeffrey Crelinsten Einstein's Jury: The Race to Test Relativity 2006 - Princeton University Press - 397 p 1 Jean Eisenstaedt The Curious History of Relativity: How Einstein's Theory of Gravity was Lost and Found Again 2006 - Princeton University Press - 363 p 1 Steven Weinberg Gravitation and Cosmology: Principles and Applications of the General Theory of Relativity 1972 - Wiley - 657 p none Charles W. Misner, Kip S. Thorne, and John Archibald Wheeler Gravitation 1973 - W. H. Freeman; 2nd ed. - 1215 p none James B. Hartle Gravity: An Introduction to Einstein's General Relativity 2003 - Benjamin Cummings - 656 p none Bernard F. Schutz Gravity from the Ground Up 2003 - Cambridge University Press - 462 p 1 Abraham Pais Subtle is the Lord: The Science and Life of Albert Einstein 1982 - Oxford University Press - 552 p 2 Abraham Pais Einstein Lived Here 1994 - Clarendon Press; Oxford University Press - 282 p 2 Abraham Pais Inward Bound: Of Matter and Forces in the Physical World 1986 - Clarendon Press; Oxford University Press - 666 p 1 Walter Isaacson Einstein: His Life and Universe 2007 - Simon and Schuster - 675 p 38 Ronald William Clark Einstein: The Life and Times 1971 - World Pub. Co. - 718 p 14 Albrecht Folsing Albert Einstein: A Biography 1997 - Viking - 882 p 5 Denis Brian Einstein: A Life 1995 - John Wiley - 509 p 5 Jurgen Neffe Einstein: A Biography 2007 - Farrar, Straus, and Giroux - 461 p 3 Thomas Levenson Einstein in Berlin 2003 - Bantam Books - 486 p 5 Dennis Overbye Einstein in Love: A Scientific Romance 2000 - Viking - 416 p 5 Dennis Overbye Lonely Hearts of the Cosmos: The Scientific Quest for the Secret of the Universe 1991 - HarperCollins - 438 p 3 Marcia Bartusiak E = Einstein: His Life, His Thought and His Influence on Our Culture 2006 - Sterling Pub. Co. - 352 p 1 Marcia Bartusiak Einstein's Unfinished Symphony: Listening to the Sounds of Space-Time 2000 - Joseph Henry Press - 249 p 2 Marcia Bartusiak Thursday's Universe 1986 - Times Books - 306 p none Peter D. Smith Einstein 2003 - Haus - 170 p 1 Michael White Einstein: A Life in Science 1993 - Dutton - 279 p 5 Hans C. Ohanian Einstein's Mistakes: The Human Failings of Genius 2008 - W. W. Norton and Co. - 394 p 4 P. C. W. Davies About Time: Einstein's Unfinished Revolution 1995 - Simon and Schuster - 316 p 4 David Bodanis E=mc2: A Biography of the World's Most Famous Equation 2000 - Walker - 337 p 11 Amir D. Aczel God's Equation: Einstein, Relativity, and the Expanding Universe 1999 - Four Walls Eight Windows - 236 p 5 Brian Cox and Jeff Forshaw Why Does E=mc2?: (And Why Should We Care?) 2009 - Da Capo Press - 249 p 2 Barry R. Parker Albert Einstein's Vision: Remarkable Discoveries That Shaped Modern Science 2004 - Prometheus Books - 286 p 1 Barry R. Parker Einstein: The Passions of a Scientist 2003 - Prometheus Books - 297 p 1 Barry R. Parker Einstein's Brainchild: Relativity Made Relatively Easy! 2000 - Prometheus Books - 280 p 2 Barry R. Parker Einstein's Dream: The Search for a Unified Theory of the Universe 1986 - Plenum Press - 287 p 1 Barry R. Parker Cosmic Time Travel: A Scientific Odyssey 1991 - Plenum Press - 308 p 1 Barry R. Parker Alien Life: The Search for Extraterrestrials and Beyond 1998 - Plenum Trade - 254 p 1 Peter Galison Einstein's Clocks, Poincare's Maps: Empires of Time 2003 - W. W. Norton - 389 p 11 Donal O'Shea The Poincare Conjecture: In Search of the Shape of the Universe 2007 - Walker and Co. - 293 p 2 David Ruelle Chance and Chaos 1991 - Princeton University Press - 195 p 1 N. David Mermin It's About Time: Understanding Einstein's Relativity 2005 - Princeton University Press - 192 p 2 Sean Carroll From Eternity to Here: The Quest for the Ultimate Theory of Time 2009 - Dutton Adult - 448 p 1 Michio Kaku Einstein's Cosmos: How Albert Einstein's Vision Transformed Our Understanding of Space and Time 2004 - Atlas Books; W. W. Norton - 251 p 2 Edmund Blair Bolles Einstein Defiant: Genius versus Genius in the Quantum Revolution 2004 - Joseph Henry Press - 348 p 1 Andrew Robinson Einstein: A Hundred Years of Relativity 2005 - Harry N. Abrams - 256 p 7 Eric Chaisson Relatively Speaking: Relativity, Black Holes, and the Fate of the Universe 1988 - Norton - 254 p 1 Stanley Goldberg Understanding Relativity: Origin and Impact of a Scientific Revolution 1984 - Birkhauser Boston - 494 p 1 Nigel Calder Einstein's Universe 1979 - Viking Press - 154 p 6 Jennifer Trainer Beyond Einstein: The Cosmic Quest for the Theory of the Universe none Daniel Kennefick Traveling at the Speed of Thought: Einstein and the Quest for Gravitational Waves 2007 - Princeton University Press - 319 p 2 Kip S. Thorne Black Holes and Time Warps: Einstein's Outrageous Legacy 1995 - W. W. Norton and Company - 619 p 6 Anthony J. G. Hey Einstein's Mirror 1997 - Cambridge University Press - 291 p 1 ------------------------------------- -------------------------------------
Up Books - Cosmology - Expansion
William Waller and Paul Hodge Galaxies and the Cosmic Frontier 2003 - Harvard University Press - 317 p 1 Michael Rowan-Robinson The Nine Numbers of the Cosmos 1999 - Oxford University Press - 173 p 1 Martin J. Rees Just Six Numbers: The Deep Forces That Shape the Universe 2000 - Basic Books - 173 p 5 Alan Michael Dressler Voyage to the Great Attractor: Exploring Intergalactic Space 1994 - Alfred A. Knopf - 355 p 2 Preston Cloud Cosmos, Earth, and Man: A Short History of the Universe 1978 - Yale University Press - 372 p 1 P. C. W. Davies The Runaway Universe 1978 - Harper and Row - 205 p 1 Michael Lockwood The Labyrinth of Time: Introducing the Universe 2005 - Oxford University Press - 405 p 1 Stephen W. Hawking The Illustrated Theory of Everything: The Origin and Fate of the Universe 2003 - New Millennium Press - 119 p 2 Stephen W. Hawking The Theory of Everything: The Origin and Fate of the Universe 2002 - New Millennium Press - 176 p 10 Stephen W. Hawking The Universe in a Nutshell 2001 - Bantam Books - 216 p 35 Stephen W. Hawking The Nature of Space and Time 1996 - Princeton University Press - 141 p 1 Stephen W. Hawking A Brief History of Time 1998 - Bantam Books - expanded tenth anniversary ed. - 212 p 5 Stephen Hawking's A Brief History of Time: A Reader's Companion 1992 - Bantam Books - 194 p 5 David Filkin Stephen Hawking's Universe: The Cosmos Explained 1997 - Basic Books - 288 p 4 Michael White Stephen Hawking: A Life in Science 1992 - Dutton - 304 p 9 Andrew R. Liddle and David H. Lyth Cosmological Inflation and Large-Scale Structure 2000 - Cambridge University Press - 414 p none Fulvio Melia The Edge of Infinity: Supermassive Black Holes in the Universe 2003 - Cambridge University Press - 148 p 1 Michael Hawkins Hunting Down the Universe: The Missing Mass, Primordial Black Holes, and Other Dark Matters 1997 - Addison-Wesley - 240 p 1 Dan Hooper Dark Cosmos: In Search of Our Universe's Missing Mass and Energy 2006 - Collins - 240 p 7 Ken Freeman and Geoff McNamara In Search of Dark Matter 2006 - Springer - 158 p 1 Brad Hansen Dark Matter in the Milky Way 2010 - Springer - 300 p none Iain Nicolson Dark Side of the Universe: Dark Matter, Dark Energy, and the Fate of the Cosmos 2007 - John Hopkins University Press - 184 p 2 Brian Greene The Elegant Universe: Superstrings, Hidden Dimensions, and the Quest for the Ultimate Theory 1999 - W. W. Norton - 448 p 21 Brian Greene The Fabric of the Cosmos: Space, Time, and the Texture of Reality 2004 - A.A. Knopf - 569 p 29 Lee Smolin The Life of the Cosmos 1997 - Oxford University Press - 358 p 3 Lee Smolin Three Roads to Quantum Gravity by Smolin, Lee, 1955- 2001 - Basic Books - 231 p 1 Lee Smolin The Trouble with Physics: The Rise of String Theory, the Fall of a Science, and What Comes Next 2006 - Houghton Mifflin Co. - 392 p 12 John W. Moffat Reinventing Gravity: A Physicist Goes Beyond Einstein 2008 - Collins - 272 p 1 Tom Siegfried Strange Matters: Undiscovered Ideas at the Frontiers of Space and Time 2002 - Joseph Henry Press - 307 p 3 Origins: Cosmos, Earth, and Mankind 1998 - Arcade Pub.; Little, Brown - 210 p 1 Harry L. Shipman Black Holes, Quasars, and the Universe 1980 - Houghton Mifflin - 2nd ed. - 344 p 1 Arthur Koestler The Sleepwalkers: A History of Man's Changing Vision of the Universe 1959 - Arkana - 623 p. 1 K. C. Cole The Hole in the Universe: How Scientists Peered Over the Edge of Emptiness and Found Everything 2001 - Harcourt - 274 p 9 The Universe Revealed 1999 - Cambridge University Press - 192 p 7 Vincent Cronin The View from Planet Earth: Man Looks at the Cosmos 1981 - W. Morrow - 348 p 1 James S. Trefil Other Worlds: Images of the Cosmos from Earth and Space 1999 - National Geographic Society - 255 p 9 Joel R. Primack and Nancy Ellen Abrams The View from the Center of the Universe: Discovering Our Extraordinary Place in the Cosmos 2006 - Riverhead Books - 386 p 13 The Scientific American Book of the Cosmos 2000 - St. Martin's Press - 408 p 4 Serge Brunier Majestic Universe: Views from Here to Infinity 1999 - Cambridge University Press - 216 p 2 Mario Livio The Accelerating Universe: Infinite Expansion, the Cosmological Constant, and the Beauty of the Cosmos 2000 - John Wiley - 274 p 4 John R. Gribbin Spacewarps 1983 - Delacorte Press/E. Friede - 211 p 1 John D. Barrow The Left Hand of Creation: The Origin and Evolution of the Expanding Universe 1983 - Basic Books - 256 p 1 John D. Barrow The Origin of the Universe 1994 - BasicBooks - 150 p 3 Ken Croswell Magnificent Universe 1999 - Simon and Schuster - 210 p 2 Ken Croswell The Universe at Midnight: Observations Illuminating the Cosmos 2001 - Free Press - 338 p 1 Ken Wilber A Brief History of Everything 2000 - Shambhala; Random House - 2nd rev. ed. - 330 p 2 Simon Mitton Conflict in the Cosmos: Fred Hoyle's Life in Science 2005 - Joseph Henry Press - 401 p 1 Ernest L. Norman Cosmic Continuum 1960 - Unarius, Science of Life - 3rd ed. - 184 p 2 Neil deGrasse Tyson Death by Black Hole: And Other Cosmic Quandaries 2007 - W. W. Norton and Co. - 384 p 12 Neil deGrasse Tyson One Universe: At Home in the Cosmos 2000 - Joseph Henry Press - 217 p 3 Paul Halpern Brave New Universe: Illuminating the Darkest Secrets of the Cosmos 2006 - Joseph Henry Press - 264 p 3 ------------------------------------- -------------------------------------
Up Books - Cosmology - Galaxy Formation
Walter Baade and Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin (eds.) Evolution of Stars and Galaxies 1975 - The MIT Press - 335 p none Bart Jan Bok and Priscilla Fairfield Bok The Milky Way 1981 - Harvard University Press - 5th ed. - 356 p 1 Linda S. Sparke and John S. Gallagher Galaxies in the Universe: An Introduction 2007 - Cambridge University Press - 2nd ed. - 442 p 1 - from MAS 2009 William Sheehan, Christopher J. Conselice, and Julian Baum Galactic Encounters: Our Majestic and Evolving Star-System, From the Big Bang to Time's End 2009 - Springer - 200 p none Ken Croswell The Alchemy of the Heavens: Searching for Meaning in the Milky Way 1995 - Anchor Books - 340 p none Leila Belkora Minding the Heavens: The Story of Our Discovery of the Milky Way 2002 - Taylor and Francis - 406 p none Steve Phillipps The Structure and Evolution of Galaxies 2005 - Wiley - 316 p none Chris Kitchin Galaxies in Turmoil: The Active and Starburst Galaxies and the Black Holes That Drive Them 2007 - Springer - 298 p none Barry R. Parker Colliding Galaxies: The Universe in Turmoil none James Binney and Michael Merrifield Galactic Astronomy 1998 - Princeton University Press - 850 p none James B. Kaler Cosmic Clouds: Birth, Death, and Recycling in the Galaxy 1997 - Scientific American Library; W.H. Freeman - 253 p 1 William H. Waller Galaxies and the Cosmic Frontier 2003 - Harvard University Press - 317 p 1 Malcolm S. Longair Galaxy Formation 2008 - Springer-Verlag - 2nd ed. - 738 p none C. W. Keel The Road to Galaxy Formation 2007 - Springer-Verlag - 2nd ed. - 262 p none Mark H. Jones and Robert J. Lambourne (eds.) An Introduction to Galaxies and Cosmology 2004 - Cambridge University Press - 448 p none Hyron Spinrad Galaxy Formation and Evolution 2005 - Springer - 196 p none Paul W. Hodge The Andromeda Galaxy 1992 - Kluwer Academic - 358 p none Paul W. Hodge Galaxies 1986 - Harvard University Press - 184 p none Debra Meloy Elmegreen Galaxies and Galactic Structure 1998 - Prentice-Hall Inc. - 306 p none Francoise Combes, Patrick Boissé, Alain Mazure, and Alaian Blanchard Galaxies and Cosmology 2006 - Springer-Verlag - 2nd ed. - 407 p none Jeff Kanipe Chasing Hubble's Shadows: The Search for Galaxies at the Edge of Time 2006 - Hill and Wang - 205 p 6 William K. Hartmann Cycles of Fire: Stars, Galaxies, and the Wonder of Deep Space 1987 - Workman Pub. - 189 p 2 Galaxies 1988 - Time-Life - 144 p 3 Peter Schneider Extragalactic Astronomy and Cosmology: An Introduction 2006 - Springer - 459 p none Luis C. Ho (ed.) Coevolution of Black Holes and Galaxies: 2010 - Cambridge University Press - vol. 1 - 496 p Carnegie Observatories Astrophysics Series none ------------------------------------- -------------------------------------
Up Books - Cosmology - Multiple Universes
John R. Gribbin Hyperspace: Our Final Frontier 2001 - DK; BBC Worldwide Ltd. - 240 p 10 Clifford A. Pickover Surfing Through Hyperspace: Understanding Higher Universes in Six Easy Lessons 1999 - Oxford University Press - 239 p 2 Jeffrey R. Weeks The Shape of Space 2002 - Marcel Dekker - 2nd ed. - 382 p 1 David Deutsch The Fabric of Reality: The Science of Parallel Universes and Its Implications 1997 - Allen Lane - 390 p 2 Martin J. Rees Our Cosmic Habitat 2001 - Princeton University Press - 205 p 3 Martin J. Rees Before the Beginning: Our Universe and Others 1997 - Addison-Wesley - 291 p 3 Paul J. Steinhardt and Neil Turok Endless Universe: Beyond the Big Bang 2007 - Doubleday - 304 p 7 Michio Kaku Parallel Worlds: A Journey Through Creation, Higher Dimensions, and the Future of the Cosmos 2004 - Doubleday - 428 p 12 Fred Alan Wolf Parallel Universes: The Search for Other Worlds 1988 - Simon and Schuster - 351 p 1 Paul Halpern The Great Beyond: Higher Dimensions, Parallel Universes and the Extraordinary Search for a Theory of Everything 2004 - J. Wiley - 326 p 1 Lisa Randall Warped Passages: Unraveling the Mysteries of the Universe's Hidden Dimensions 2005 - Ecco - 499 p 12 Alexander Vilenkin Many Worlds in One: The Search for Other Universes 2006 - Hill and Wang - 235 p 2 Stephen W. Hawking Black Holes and Baby Universes and Other Essays 1993 - Bantam Books - 182 p 16 Stephen Webb Out of This World: Colliding Universes: Colliding Universes, Branes, Strings, and Other Wild Ideas of Modern Physics 2004 - Copernicus Books; Praxis - 308 p 2 Timothy Ferris The Whole Shebang: A State-of-the-Universe(s) Report 1997 - Simon and Schuster - 393 p 7 Timothy Ferris Seeing in the Dark: How Backyard Stargazers Are Probing Deep Space and Guarding Earth from Interplanetary Peril 2002 - Simon and Schuster - 379 p 14 Timothy Ferris The Universe and Eye: Making Sense of the New Science 1993 - Chronicle Books - 88 p 3 Timothy Ferris The Mind's Sky: Human Intelligence in a Cosmic Context 1992 - Bantam Books - 281 p 2 Timothy Ferris Coming of Age in the Milky Way 1988 - Morrow - 495 p 2 Timothy Ferris Spaceshots: The Beauty of Nature Beyond Earth 1984 - Pantheon Books - 143 p 5 Timothy Ferris Galaxies 1982 - Stewart, Tabori and Chang; Workman Pub. Co. - 191 p 3 ------------------------------------- -------------------------------------
Up Books - Cosmology and Particle Physics
P. C. W. Davies The Matter Myth: Dramatic Discoveries That Challenge Our Understanding of Physical Reality 1992 - Simon and Schuster - 320 p 1 P. C. W. Davies Superforce: The Search for a Grand Unified Theory of Nature 1984 - Simon and Schuster - 255 p 1 Frank Wilczek Lightness of Being: Mass, Ether, and the Unification of Forces 2008 - Basic Books - 270 p 2 Frank Wilczek Longing for the Harmonies: Themes and Variations from Modern Physics 1987 - Norton - 361 p 2 Victor J. Stenger The Comprehensible Cosmos: Where Do the Laws of Physics Come From? 2006 - Prometheus Books - 340 p 2 Gordon L. Kane Supersymmetry: Squarks, Photinos, and the Unveiling of the Ultimate Laws of Nature 2000 - Perseus Publishing - 199 p 3 Gordon L. Kane The Particle Garden: Our Universe as Understood by Particle Physicists 1995 - Addison-Wesley - 224 p 1 G. L. Kane Modern Elementary Particle Physics 1987 - Addison Wesley, Advanced Book Program - 344 p 1 Don Lincoln Understanding the Universe: From Quarks to the Cosmos 2004 - World Scientific - 567 p 2 Helen R. Quinn The Mystery of the Missing Antimatter 2008 - Princeton University Press - 278 p 5 Gordon Fraser Antimatter: The Ultimate Mirror 2000 - Cambridge University Press - 213 p 1 Robert L. Forward Mirror Matter: Pioneering Antimatter Physics 1988 - Wiley - 262 p 1 Hannes Alfven Worlds-Antiworlds: Antimatter in Cosmology 1966 - W. H. Freeman - 103 p 1 Maurice Duquesne Matter and Antimatter 1960 - Harper - 127 p 1 Michael D. Lemonick The Light at the Edge of the Universe: Leading Cosmologists on the Brink of a Scientific Revolution 1993 - Villard Books - 325 p 1 J. A. Peacock Cosmological Physics 1998 - Cambridge University Press - 702 p none Phillip James Edwin Peebles Principles of Physical Cosmology 1993 - Princeton University Press - 736 p none John D. Barrow New Theories of Everything: The Quest for Ultimate Explanation 2007 - Oxford University Press - 260 p 3 John D. Barrow Theories of Everything: The Quest for Ultimate Explanation 1991 - Clarendon Press; Oxford University Press - 223 p 1 Mark McCutcheon The Final Theory: Rethinking Our Scientific Legacy 2004 - Universal Publishers - 417 p 1 F. E. Close The New Cosmic Onion: Quarks and the Nature of the Universe 2007 - Taylor and Francis - 219 p 2 F. E. Close The Cosmic Onion: Quarks and the Nature of the Universe 1983 - American Institute of Physics - 182 p 1 F. E. Close The Particle Odyssey: A Journey to the Heart of the Matter 2002 - Oxford University Press - 240 p 2 R. A. Carrigan and W. Peter Trower Particle Physics in the Cosmos: Readings from Scientific American Magazine 1989 - W. H. Freeman - 228 p 2 Lawrence Maxwell Krauss A Universe from Nothing: Why There Is Something Rather than Nothing 2012 - Free Press - 202 p 13 Lawrence Maxwell Krauss Hiding in the Mirror The Mysterious Allure of Extra Dimensions, from Plato to Ttring Theory and Beyond 2005 - Viking - 276 p 4 Lawrence Maxwell Krauss Quintessence: The Mystery of the Missing Mass 2001 - Basic Books - 350 p none Michael Riordan The Shadows of Creation: Dark Matter and the Structure of the Universe 1991 - W.H. Freeman and Co. - 277 p 1 Gordon Fraser The New Physics for the Twenty-First Century 2006 - Cambridge University Press - 2nd rev. ed. - 556 p none P. C. W. Davies Cosmic Jackpot: Why Our Universe Is Just Right for Life 2007 - Houghton Mifflin - 315 p 4 P. C. W. Davies The New Physics 1989 - Cambridge University Press - 516 p 1 Michael Riordan The Hunting of the Quark: A True Story of Modern Physics 1987 - Simon and Schuster - 399 p 1 P. D. B. Collins Particle Physics and Cosmology 1989 - Wiley - 496 p 1 Viatcheslav Mukhanov Physical Foundations of Cosmology 2005 - Cambridge University Press - 421 p none Leonard Susskind The Black Hole War: My Battle with Stephen Hawking to Make the World Safe for Quantum Mechanics 2008 - Little, Brown and Co. - 470 p 6 Leonard Susskind Cosmic Landscape: String Theory and the Illusion of Intelligent Design 2006 - Little, Brown and Co. - 403 p 5 Barry R. Parker Physics 2007 - Hydra Pub. - 218 p 1 Barry R. Parker Quantum Legacy: The Discovery That Changed Our Universe 2002 - Prometheus Books - 282 p 1 Barry R. Parker Search for a Supertheory: From Atoms to Superstrings 1987 - Plenum Press - 292 p 1 Peter Woit Not Even Wrong: The Failure of String Theory and the Search for Unity in Physical Law 2006 - Basic Books - 291 p 2 John R. Gribbin The Search for Superstrings, Symmetry, and the Theory of Everything 1999 - Little, Brown - 212 p 5 John R. Gribbin In Search of Schrodinger's Cat: Quantum Physics and Reality 1984 - Bantam Books - 302 p 1 John R. Gribbin Schrodinger's Kittens and the Search for Reality: Solving the Quantum Mysteries 1995 - Little, Brown and Co. - 261 p 2 John R. Gribbin Companion to the Cosmos 1996 - Little, Brown and Co. - 504 p 5 John R. Gribbin The Case of the Missing Neutrinos: And Other Curious Phenomena of the Universe 1998 - Fromm International - 234 p 2 John R. Gribbin In Search of the Big Bang: Quantum Physics and Cosmology 1986 - Bantam Books - 413 p 2 John R. Gribbin Genesis: The Origins of Man and the Universe 1981 - Delacorte Press/Eleanor Friede - 360 p 4 Steven Weinberg Cosmology 2008 - Oxford University Press - 544 p none Steven Weinberg Dreams of a Final Theory 1992 - Pantheon Books - 334 p 4 Steven Weinberg The Quantum Theory of Fields: Vol. 1, Foundations 1995-2000 - Cambridge University Press - 609 p 1 Steven Weinberg The Quantum Theory of Fields: Vol. 2, Modern Applications 1995-2000 - Cambridge University Press - 489 p 1 Steven Weinberg The Quantum Theory of Fields: Vol. 3, Supersymmetry 1995-2000 - Cambridge University Press - 419 p 1 Steven Weinberg The Discovery of Subatomic Particles 2003 - Cambridge University Press - 206 p 1 -------------------------------------