The Expanding Universe by Arthur Eddington

Sir Arthur Stanley Eddington, OM, FRS (28 December 1882 – 22 November 1944) was a British astrophysicist of the early 20th century. The Eddington limit, the natural limit to the luminosity of stars, or the radiation generated by accretion onto a compact object, is named in his honour.

The 179th greatest nonfiction book of all time


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  1. - Great Books of the Western World (Great Books Foundation)

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