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A Short History of the World

作者 H. G. Wells
出版社 Ingram International Inc
商品描述 A Short History of the World:,BookExcerpt:...isalengthoftimethatabsolutelyoverpowerstheimagination.Beforethatvastperiodofseparateexistence,thesunandearthandth

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內容簡介 Book Excerpt: ...is a length of time that absolutely overpowers the imagination.Before that vast period of separate existence, the sun and earth and the other planets that circulate round the sun may have been a great swirl of diffused matter in space. The telescope reveals to us in various parts of the heavens luminous spiral clouds of matter, the spiral nebulae, which appear to be in rotation about a centre. It is supposed by many astronomers that the sun and its planets were once such a spiral, and that their matter has undergone concentration into its present form. Through majestic aeons that concentration went on until in that vast remoteness of the past for which we have given figures, the world and its moon were distinguishable. They were spinning then much faster than they are spinning now; they were at a lesser distance from the sun; they travelled round it very much faster, and they were probably incandescent or molten at the surface. The sun itself was a much greater blaze in the heavens.{6}....

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書名 / A Short History of the World
作者 / H. G. Wells
簡介 / A Short History of the World:,BookExcerpt:...isalengthoftimethatabsolutelyoverpowerstheimagination.Beforethatvastperiodofseparateexistence,thesunandearthandth
出版社 / Ingram International Inc
ISBN13 / 9798677544330
ISBN10 /
EAN / 9798677544330
誠品26碼 /
尺寸 / 22.9X15.2X1.9CM
重量(g) / 503.5
語言 / 3:英文
級別 / N:無
頁數 / 342
裝訂 / P:平裝

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