Statistics   Author Index
authors: 124845
books   : 333952
  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
   Books search
   A :: Agnes M. (Agnes Mary) Clerke :: Modern cosmogonies : download ebook or read online
Book preview: Modern cosmogonies by Agnes M. (Agnes Mary) Clerke

Book info:

Author: Agnes M. (Agnes Mary) Clerke
Title: Modern cosmogonies
Publisher: London : A. and C. Black
Subject (keywords, tags): Cosmogony


From Thales to Kant.--The nebular hypothesis.--Criticisms of the nebular hypothesis.--The nebular hypothesis varied and improved.--Tidal friction as an agent in cosmogony.--The fission of rotating globes.--World-building out of meteorites.--Cosmogony in the twentieth century.--Protyle: what is it?--Universal forces.--The inevitable ether.--The forms of nebulæ.--The procession of suns.--Our own system.--Remnants and survivals.--Life as the outcome

Contributor: University of California Libraries
Format: txt
Size: 128 kb

Read the ebook

» Read ebook online «