Engaging the cosmos astronomy, philosophy, and faith by Neville Brown

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Published by Sussex Academic Press in Brighton, Portland, Or .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Religion and faith.,
  • Cosmology.,
  • Astrobiology.,
  • Astrophysics.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementNeville Brown.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBL240.3 .B77 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3415150M
ISBN 101903900662, 1903900670
LC Control Number2005031337

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