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The grand contraption

the world as myth, number and chance

Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

Voices from the sands
Managing the world
Guesswork
Earth and heaven
Beginnings and endings
Philosophy continued
The world map
Towards a new astronomy
What is the world made of?
The universe measured
The view from here.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [311]-325) and index.

Classifications

Library of Congress
Q125 .P323 2005

The Physical Object

Pagination
xiv, 331 p. :
Number of pages
331

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL23240321M
Internet Archive
grandcontraption00park
ISBN 10
0691121338
ISBN 13
9780691121338
LC Control Number
2004022624
Library Thing
435345
Goodreads
4330934
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