Cover: Revealing the Universe: The Making of the Chandra X-ray Observatory, from Harvard University PressCover: Revealing the Universe in HARDCOVER

Revealing the Universe

The Making of the Chandra X-ray Observatory

Add to Cart

Product Details

HARDCOVER

$29.50 • £23.95 • €26.50

ISBN 9780674004979

Publication Date: 05/28/2001

Short

312 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

12 color illustrations, 40 halftones, 3 line illustrations

World

Wallace Tucker is science spokesman for the Harvard–Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics’s Chandra X-ray Observatory. He has coauthored, with his wife, numerous books on astronomy.

Karen Tucker is science writer for the Harvard–Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics’s Chandra X-ray Observatory. She has coauthored, with her husband, numerous books on astronomy.

From Our Blog

Jacket: Awakening: How Gays and Lesbians Brought Marriage Equality to America, by Nathaniel Frank, from Harvard University Press

Celebrating Pride Month

To celebrate Pride Month, we are highlighting excerpts from books that explore the lives and experiences of the LGBT+ community. Nathaniel Frank’s Awakening: How Gays and Lesbians Brought Marriage Equality to America tells the dramatic story of the struggle for same-sex couples to legally marry, something that is now taken for granted. Below, he describes the beginnings of the gay rights movement. For homophiles of the 1950s, identifying as gay was almost always a risky and radical act