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The Resource The universe in a mirror : the saga of the Hubble Telescope and the visionaries who built it, Robert Zimmerman

The universe in a mirror : the saga of the Hubble Telescope and the visionaries who built it, Robert Zimmerman

Label
The universe in a mirror : the saga of the Hubble Telescope and the visionaries who built it
Title
The universe in a mirror
Title remainder
the saga of the Hubble Telescope and the visionaries who built it
Statement of responsibility
Robert Zimmerman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The Universe in a Mirror" describes the heated battles between scientists and bureaucrats, the perseverance of astronauts to repair and maintain the telescope, and more
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Zimmerman, Robert
Dewey number
522/.2919
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QB500.268
LC item number
.Z56 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hubble Space Telescope (Spacecraft)
  • Orbiting astronomical observatories
  • Space astronomy
  • Outer space
  • Hubble Space Telescope
  • Hubble Space Telescope (Spacecraft)
  • OAO (Satellites artificiels)
  • Astronomie spatiale
  • Espace extra-atmosphérique
  • NATURE
  • SCIENCE
  • Exploration of outer space
  • Orbiting astronomical observatories
  • Space astronomy
  • Outer space
  • Hubble-Weltraumteleskop
Label
The universe in a mirror : the saga of the Hubble Telescope and the visionaries who built it, Robert Zimmerman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foggy vision -- Slow start -- Getting money -- Building it -- Saving it -- "New phenomena not yet imagined" -- Abandonment -- The lure of the unknown
Control code
857081562
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 295 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400834761
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt35bk4j
  • 0651f20e-2be0-4ac6-a42b-59259dc6e7c6
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)857081562
Label
The universe in a mirror : the saga of the Hubble Telescope and the visionaries who built it, Robert Zimmerman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foggy vision -- Slow start -- Getting money -- Building it -- Saving it -- "New phenomena not yet imagined" -- Abandonment -- The lure of the unknown
Control code
857081562
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 295 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400834761
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt35bk4j
  • 0651f20e-2be0-4ac6-a42b-59259dc6e7c6
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)857081562

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