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Cornell, James 1938-

Overview
Works: 66 works in 162 publications in 3 languages and 7,153 library holdings
Genres: History  Miscellanea  Juvenile works  Periodicals 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Costume designer
Classifications: D24, 904
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by James Cornell
The great international disaster book by James Cornell( Book )

9 editions published between 1967 and 1982 in English and held by 1,027 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Cornell outlines human response to natural disasters
Bubbles, voids, and bumps in time : the new cosmology by James Cornell( Book )

20 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the last decade, advances made in observational instruments and computational techniques have allowed astronomers to look both deeper into space and, by implication, further back into time to construct new scenarios for the probable beginning and possible end of the cosmos. Ironically, each new discovery, while revealing intricate details, has also posed new questions. People have always speculated on the nature of the universe, pondering its origin, evolution and eventual fate. In this volume, six leading cosmologists provide a current 'state of the universe' report: what we have learned about its nature - but also what pieces are still missing from the cosmic puzzle. Taken in total their contributions provide a stimulating addition to the field
Astronomy from space : Sputnik to space telescope by James Cornell( Book )

9 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since the Space Age began a quarter-century ago, astronomers have been able to reach out and often touch celestial bodies that formerly could only be dimly viewed from afar. Probes have flown by or landed on many of the planets. Astronauts have made direct observations from Earth orbit and on the Moon. Most important, a host of satellites in Earth orbit have recorded the emissions of X-ray, infrared, and ultraviolet radiation from distant sources normally invisible beneath the atmosphere. And when the Space Telescope goes aloft, man's vision of the cosmos will be extended further still. The essays in this book describe the results of twenty-five years of space observation, summarize what has been learned so far, and speculate on the possibilities that are now within grasp
The first stargazers : an introduction to the origins of astronomy by James Cornell( Book )

12 editions published between 1981 and 1984 in English and Italian and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man and cosmos : nine Guggenheim lectures on the solar system( Book )

7 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revealing the universe : prediction and proof in astronomy( Book )

8 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pulse of the planet; a state of the earth report from the Smithsonian Institution Center for Short-lived Phenomena by Smithsonian Institution( Book )

10 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Infinite vistas : new tools for astronomy( Book )

4 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It happened last year : earth events 1973 : a report on the planet for 1973 from the Smithsonian Institution's Center for Short-lived Phenomena by James Cornell( Book )

5 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nature at its strangest : true stories from the files of the Smithsonian Institution's Center for Short-lived Phenomena by James Cornell( Book )

4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly describes and explains fifty-one unusual natural events recorded by the Smithsonian Institution's Center for Short-lived Phenomena
Lost lands and forgotten people by James Cornell( Book )

4 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author explores the ruins of vanished civilizations, and examines a few of the unanswered questions of human culture
The people get the credit; the first one hundred years of the Spiegel story, 1865-1965 by James Cornell( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The monster of Loch Ness by James Cornell( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die ersten Astronomen : e. Einf. in d. Ursprünge d. Astronomie by James Cornell( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in German and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die neue Kosmologie : von Dunkelmaterie, GUTs und Superhaufen by James Cornell( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in German and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strange, sudden & unexpected! True stories from the files of the Smithsonian Institution's Center for Short-lived Phenomena by James Cornell( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unbelievable ... but true! : real life adventures from the files of the Smithsonian Institution's Center for Short-lived Phenomena by James Cornell( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catastrophe calamity & cataclysm by James Cornell( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report on miners' phthisis in South Africa by Western Australia( Book )

3 editions published in 1922 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Bubbles, voids, and bumps in time : the new cosmology
Alternative Names
Cornell, James

Kōneru, Jēmusu 1938-

コーネル, ジェイムズ

コーネル, ジェームス

Languages
English (107)

German (5)

Italian (4)

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