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Pale Blue Dot: A Vision of the Human Future in Space

by Sagan, Carl

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1994
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780679438410
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$125.00

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Random House, 1994. Very large, heavy, sturdy book, black cloth spine, black boards, bright gilt lettering on spine, glossy black color inside covers and adjacent end papers with color photographs of planets and satellites with a chronology of space exploration, 429 glossy pages, on the reverse of final page a black page with tiny blue dot, profusely illustrated throughout in… Read more
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$125.00
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The New York Times Guide to the Return of Halley's Comet

by Flaste, Richard; Holcamb Noble; Walter Sullivan; John Noble Wilford

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1985
Condition
Fine
Edition
3d
ISBN
9780812911480
Item Price
$5.00

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Times Books, 1985. Smaller, sturdy book, DJ front flap glued inside front cover. DJ glossy with illustration of night sky and streak of comet on front and back, 244 pages, illustrations throughout. DJ has light wear to spine bottom edges. Near Very Fine DJ/Near Very Fine book.. 3d. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Very Fine.
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$5.00
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Is Anyone Out There? The Scientific Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence

by Drake, Frank

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1992
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780385305327
Item Price
$14.00

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Delacorte Press, 1992. Very large, sturdy softcover, glossy wrappers with color photo of star, a center insert of SETI in reds and yellows lettering, 272 pages including a glossy photo section. Creases at top front right, light wear to front edges, light wear to front edges, slight surface wear to spine corners, praise on back from Carl Sagan and others.… Read more
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$14.00
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Principles of Physical Cosmology

by Peebles, P J E

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1993
Condition
As New
Edition
3d
ISBN
9780691074283
Item Price
$55.00

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Princeton University Press, 1993. Large, sturdy, thick heavy book, quality dark blue cloth, light blue lettering very fine on spine, 718 pages, formulas and charts throughout. DJ glossy with deep space illustration on front, dark blue spine and back, praise for other titles by Peebles on back in Science and others publications. DJ and book, both As New.. 3d. Cloth.… Read more
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$55.00
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Once Before Time: A Whole Story of the Universe

by Bojowald, Martin

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2010
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st U.S.
ISBN
9780307272850
Item Price
$7.00

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Alfred A. Knopf, 2010. Large, heavy sturdy book, dark gray covers, silver lettering bright on spine, spine lightly slanted, 309 pages with illustrations and graphs throughout. Very Fine DJ/Very Good book.. 1st U.S.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Fine.
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$7.00
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Space and Time in the Modern Universe

by Davies, P. C. W.

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1977
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780521214452
Item Price
$22.00

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Cambridge University Press, 1977. Sturdy book, black cloth spine, 232 stiff glossy pages, small graphs throughout. Two light brown small brown spots to long pages' exterior edge. DJ glossy with stars in black sky on front, an orange pattern imposed over them, orange back, olive green. Very Fine DJ/Fine book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Fine.
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$22.00
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John Glenn: A Memoir

by Glenn, John; Taylor, Nick

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1999
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780553110746
Item Price
$33.00

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Bantam Book, 1999. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, sturdy book, blue covers, embossed facsimile signature at bottom front right, very bright silver lettering on spine, 422 pages including a glossy photo section and other illustrations. DJ glossy with color photograph of Glenn in space suit on front and spine, on back in Marine uniform at wedding. DJ has a microtear… Read more
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$33.00
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A Journal for Christi: Chirsta McAuliffe, Teacher in Space

by Corrigan, Grace George

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1993
Condition
Fine
Edition
2d Ptg.
ISBN
9780803258266
Item Price
$4.00

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University of Nebraska Press, 1993. Large, sturdy book, quality blue cloth, very bright gilt lettering on spine, yellow-tinted photo of Christa with children being photographed in parade inside covers and adjacent end papers, with two photo sections. DJ glossy blue bckground, blue-tinted photo portrait on most of front in white frame, praise from Senator Lamar Alexander. DJ has light surface… Read more
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$4.00
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How to Make a Spaceship: A Band of Renegades, an Epic Race, and the Birth of Private Spaceflight

by Guthrie, Julian

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2016
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781594206726
Item Price
$57.00

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Penguin Press, 2016. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, sturdy book, blue covers, bright silver initials and line design at top front, very bright silver lettering on spine, 432 pages including a glossy photo section. On half-title page on a Penguin Press sticker signed by author "Julian Guthrie" and in dark blue felt-tip pen, signed by entrepreneur "Peter Diamandis" who provided… Read more
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$57.00
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Dreams of Other Worlds: The Amazing Story of Unmanned Space Exploration

by Impey, Chris; Holly Henry

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2013
Condition
As New
Edition
2d
ISBN
9780691147536
Item Price
$33.00

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Princeton University Press, 2013. Large, sturdy, heavy book, quality black cloth, very bright silver lettering on spine, sophisticated sticker on first front end paper: "From Your Friends at Castle Harlan Inc., 450 crisp pages including a glossy color photo section and other illustrations throughout. DJ glossy with color-illustration of space on front, black spine and back, praise on back from… Read more
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$33.00
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The Secret Melody: And Man Created the Universe

by Thuan, Trinh Xuan

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1995
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780195073706
Item Price
$24.00

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Oxford University Press, 1995. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, heavy sturdy book, lemon yellow lettering very fine on spine, 313 pages including photographs, charts and graphs throughout. Thuan is called "The French Carl Sagan." DJ glossy with colorful photograph of space on front and back, black spine. DJ has very light crease at top front, spine top and top back.… Read more
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$24.00
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Black Holes and Baby Universes and Other Essays

by Hawking, Stephen

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1993
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780553095234
Item Price
$12.00

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Bantam Book, 1993. Large, sturdy book, black cloth spine, black boards, very bright gilt lettering on spine, 182 pages. Thin crease at bottom tips. DJ price-clipped, glossy black background with color photo of Hawking at top front right, praise at top back. DJ has light wear at top back tip. Very Good DJ/Fine book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good.… Read more
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$12.00
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The Stars of Heaven

by Pickover, Clifford A.

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2001
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780195148749
Item Price
$21.00

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Oxford University Press, 2001. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large book, black cloth spine, blue boards, silver lettering very bright on spine, 233 pages with small illustrations throughout. DJ glossy with illustration of star-filled space, bright silver title and author's name, praise on light blue center back from Marcus Chown, Robert J. Sawyer, Ian Stewart. DJ and book, both As New..… Read more
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$21.00
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Chaos: Making a New Science

by Gleick, James

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2008
Condition
Very Good
Edition
8th
ISBN
9780143113454
Item Price
$15.00

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Penguin Books, 2008. Large, sturdy softcover, glossy wrappers in shades of gray with color photo of butterfly on front, 360 pages, including a color photo section. Illustrations throughout. Ink marks on page 7. (20th Anniversy Edition) New Afterword. Near Fine.. 8th. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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$15.00
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Gravity, Black Holes and the Universe

by Nicolson, Iain

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1981
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780715378496
Item Price
$4.00

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Halsted Press Book/John Wiley & Sons, 1981. Large, sturdy, heavy book, shiny quality black cloth, very bright gilt lettering on spine, 264 pages, glossy photo sections throughout and additional illustrations too. DJ glossy black with light green illustration of globe in space amid stars on front, related books advertised on back. DJ has 3/8" tear at top front tip, light… Read more
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$4.00
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Black Holes and Baby Universes and Other Essays

by Hawking, Stephen

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1993
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780553095234
Item Price
$29.00

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Bantam Book, 1993. Large, sturdy book, black cloth spine, black boards, bright bronze lettering on spine, 182 pages of scientific essays. DJ glossy black beneath mylar, gold and white letteringt, a color photo of Hawking at top front right, praise on back. DJ and book, both As New.. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New.
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$29.00
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National Geographic Picture Atlas of Our Universe

by Gallant, Roy A.

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1994
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780792227311
Item Price
$33.00

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National Geographic Society, 1994. Very large, very heavy squarish book, glossy color-illustration of stunning spacecraft with huge fire burners and many planetary bodies on front, spine and back, black color inside covers and adjacent end papers, 284 heavy glossy pages, beautiful color-illustrations throughout. Slight surface wear to bottom tips. Very Good.. Color-Illustrated Boards. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" -… Read more
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$33.00
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The Astronaut Wives Club: a True Story

by Koppel, Lily

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
2013
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$25.00

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Grand Central Publishing, 2013. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, sturdy book, pink spine, blue boards, white lettering very fine on spine, ornate pattern in shades of blue inside covers and adjacent end papers, 272 lightly browned pages. a color photo section and another photo section included. DJ glossy with color photo of ladies and rocket on front, pink with ornate… Read more
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$25.00
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Red Moon Rising: Sputnik and the Hidden Rivalries that Ignited the Space Age

by Brzezinski, Matthew

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2007
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780805081473
Item Price
$29.00

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Times Books/Henry Holt, 2007. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, sturdy book, black spine, red boards, very bright gilt lettering on spine, 322 pages plus brief biographical note. Book includes extensive notes and a glossy photo section. DJ glossy and colorfully designed with four photos of key players including Eisenhower and Khruschev on front, praise on back from Douglas Brinkley, Homer… Read more
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$29.00
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Astronomy Today

by Chaisson, Eric; McMillan, Steve

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1993
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780130508324
Item Price
$99.00

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Prentice Hall, 1993. Very large, very heavy sturdy book, glossy light green background with 16 color-illustrations of atoms to planets on front, larger on back wrapper with two small color-illustrations of authors. 658 glossy pages with an extensive glossary and index, double-column format for text, profusely illustrated, most in color. Gold satin bookmark sewn in. Very tiny tear at bottom… Read more
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$99.00