The Space TelescopeBook - 1989
In March 1990, the Hubble Telescope will be launched into space, offering the clearest and most detailed look at the universe ever achieved. Field (Harvard) and Goldsmith (U. of Cal., Berkeley) relate the history and technical aspects of the project and the telescope itself, including the implications of potential discoveries for astronomy and cosmology. A readable, popular account. Annotation(c) 2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Publisher: Chicago : Contemporary Books, c1989.
Characteristics: ix, 276 p. :,ill. ;,24 cm.
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