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Author Robertson, Peter (Science writer), author

Title Radio astronomer : John Bolton and a new window on the universe / Peter Robertson ; foreword by Ron Ekers and Ken Kellermann
Published Sydney, Australia : NewSouth Publishing , 2017
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Contents Intro; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Foreword by Ron Ekers and Ken Kellermann; Prologue; 1. A Yorkshire lad; 2. Farewell to old England; 3. Under the Milky Way; 4. Go east, young man; 5. Australia leads the way; 6. Head in the clouds; 7. Welcome to Millikan's school; 8. High in the Sierras; 9. Radiophysics in transition; 10. Starting with a splash; 11. Charting southern skies; 12. A salute to Karl; 13. One small step; 14. Astronomer at large; 15. A sunburnt Yorkshireman; Notes; Acknowledgments; Bibliography; Selected Bolton publications; Index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Bolton, J. G.
Astronomers -- Australia -- Biography.
Radio astronomy -- Australia -- History.
Radio telescopes -- Australia -- Parkes (N.S.W.)
Genre/Form Biographies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 174224274X (electronic bk.)
9781742242743 (electronic bk.)