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by Nigel Calder

Author: Nigel Calder
Subcategory: Astronomy & Space Science
Language: English
Publisher: Dorset Press; 1st THUS edition (1985)
Pages: 160 pages
Category: Math and Science
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Halley, Edmond, 1656-1742, Comets. New York : Viking Press. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Uploaded by Alethea Bowser on January 10, 2012.

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The Feverish Legacy of Mr. Halley" was written by a British science writer, Nigel Calder. In this informative work, he examines the history, legends, and the science of comets, especially the Halley's Comet. Halley" was written by a British science writer, Nigel Calder

The Feverish Legacy of Mr. Throughout this book, Calder also brings the reader to look at the facts and fictions of the comets in the past as well the story behind the man who discovered the Halley's Comet: Edmond Halley.

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The Feverish Legacy of Mr Halley Then my book Giotto to the Comets was published very quickly by Presswork, because most of it was drafted in advance of the second encounter.

The Feverish Legacy of Mr Halley. In the following year BBC-TV broadcast a 60-minute TV documentary also called The Comet is Coming! produced by Martin Freeth. We labelled the programme a prank because the comic actor Tim Brooke-Taylor played the ghost of Edmond Halley fated to ride in limbo on his eponymous comet, voiced by Leo McKern. Then my book Giotto to the Comets was published very quickly by Presswork, because most of it was drafted in advance of the second encounter.

New York: Wings Books/Random House, 1979. –. New York: Viking Press, 1981. Canby, Courtlandt, ed. The Epic of Man. New York: Time/Life, 1961. Carey, John, ed. The Faber Book of Sciences. London: Faber and Faber, 1995.

Thus the clever Calder introduces his complete comet book, a compendium of cometomania, cometohistory, cometotheories, and cometoconjectures of what to expect when, come 1985-1986, the celebrated comet Halley returns. All this is well and amusingly done-down to a dismissal of Fred Hoyle's latest theory of cometary bringers of viruses, and a photo of cometologist Fred Whipple's car with its COMETS license plate in Cambridge, Mass.

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