Posts Tagged ‘William Sheehan’

By William Sheehan Published by Cambridge University Press, 1995, 2007 Click to Buy this Book! This 429-page biography of Edward Emerson Barnard (1857–1923), an astronomer who is best known for his discovery of Jupiter’s fifth satellite, now named Amalthea, and “Barnard’s Star,” was published in its paperback edition in 2007 and, with its new preface, […]

Tuesday, June 19th, 2012 at 00:01 | 2 comments
Categories: Biography, Reviews

By Richard Baum and William Sheehan. Plenum Publishing Corporation, New York, 1997 Click to Buy this Book!   On the back flap of the jacket cover, the publisher summarizes this book as one that “will hold you spellbound from beginning to end. An irresistible tale of human eccentricity … destined to become a classic.” Authors […]

Thursday, April 19th, 2012 at 00:01 | 0 comments
Categories: Reviews, Science
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