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  • ISBN: 9780060926700
  • ISBN10: 0060926708

The Perfect Machine the Building the Palomar Telescope

by Ronald Florence

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  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: Lightning Source Inc
  • Publish date: 09/01/1995
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A stirring chronicle of the potential of Big Science and a poignant rendering of an America mired in the Depression, The Perfect Machine weaves a tale of human effort and technical splendor that culminates in the completion of the Palomar Telescope. 16 page photo insert. Line drawings.
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