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Author Loeb, Abraham.

Title First light in the universe / A. Loeb, A. Ferrara, R.S. Ellis
Published Berlin ; New York : Springer, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 371 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series Saas-fee advanced course ; 36
Saas-Fee advanced course ... lecture notes ; 2006
Summary Contains the worked out lectures given at the 36th Saas-Fee Advanced Course "First Light in the Universe" by three scientists in the field: Abraham Loeb, Andrea Ferrara, and Richard Ellis. This book provides a comprehensive introduction to the physics of galaxies, stars, the interstellar and intergalactic medium in the early Universe
Notes " ... the members of the Swiss Society for Astronomy and Astrophysics chose this topic for the 36th Saas-Fee advanced course. The course took place from 3 to 8 April 2006 ..."--Preface
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Galaxies -- Evolution -- Congresses.
Active galaxies -- Congresses.
Stars -- Evolution -- Congresses.
Red shift -- Observations -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Ferrara, A. (Andrea)
Ellis, Richard S. (Richard Salisbury), 1950-
LC no. 2007937500
ISBN 9783540741633