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Product Description: Erasmus Darwin has often been cited as the most widely talented man of the past 250 years. He excelled in medicine and poetry, was an inventor and wide ranging man of science, and founded several societies. This 2006 collection of 460 of his letters provides an insight into the life of this amazing man...read more

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9780521821568 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, January 31, 2007), cover price $250.00 | About this edition: Erasmus Darwin has often been cited as the most widely talented man of the past 250 years.

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9781107412705 | Reprint edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, January 3, 2013), cover price $84.99 | About this edition: Erasmus Darwin has often been cited as the most widely talented man of the past 250 years.

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Product Description: Satellites as they cross the night sky look like moving stars, which can be accurately tracked by an observer with binoculars as well as by giant radars and large cameras. These observations help to determine the satellite's orbit, which is sensitive to the drag of the upper atmosphere and to any irregularities in the gravity field of the Earth...read more

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9780521393232 | Cambridge Univ Pr, December 1, 1992, cover price $88.99 | About this edition: Satellites as they cross the night sky look like moving stars, which can be accurately tracked by an observer with binoculars as well as by giant radars and large cameras.

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9780521017329 | Cambridge Univ Pr, July 7, 2005, cover price $54.99 | About this edition: Satellites as they cross the night sky look like moving stars, which can be accurately tracked by an observer with binoculars as well as by giant radars and large cameras.

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Product Description: In observation of the bicentenary of Erasmus Darwin's death, Cambridge is publishing this collection of personal writings by his grandson Charles. This is the first unabridged publication of a book by Charles Darwin, and it contains a series of illuminating insights into his grandfather's life and work...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780521815260 | Cambridge Univ Pr, November 1, 2002, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: In observation of the bicentenary of Erasmus Darwin's death, Cambridge is publishing this collection of personal writings by his grandson Charles.

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Product Description: It has been said of Erasmus Darwin that no one from his day to ours has ever rivalled him in his achievements in such a wide range of fields. The most striking of Darwin's many talents was his extraordinary scientific insight in physics, chemistry, geology, meteorology, and all aspects of biology—his deepest insight being his evolutionary theory of life...read more

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9781900357081 | Giles De LA Mer Pub, September 1, 1999, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: It has been said of Erasmus Darwin that no one from his day to ours has ever rivalled him in his achievements in such a wide range of fields.

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Product Description: Erasmus Darwin (1731-1802) had the highest reputation among living English poets during much of the 1790s, through the great success of his long poem in rhyming couplets, The Botanic Garden, published complete in 1792. In this new book Desmond King-Hele shows in convincing detail how Darwin greatly influenced five major English Romantic poets, Blake, Wordsworth, Coleridge, Shelley and Keats, and many other poets of the time, such as Crabbe and Campbell (but not Byron)...read more

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9780312257965 | Palgrave Macmillan, January 1, 1986, cover price $35.00 | also contains The Novel Habits of Happiness | About this edition: Erasmus Darwin (1731-1802) had the highest reputation among living English poets during much of the 1790s, through the great success of his long poem in rhyming couplets, The Botanic Garden, published complete in 1792.

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This is a scholarly study that reviews the works of Shelley in the context of their time It is designed as an introduction to the poet's work and ideas.

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9780838631997 | 3 sub edition (Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Pr, September 1, 1984), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: This is a scholarly study that reviews the works of Shelley in the context of their time It is designed as an introduction to the poet's work and ideas.
9780333351918 | 3 edition (Palgrave Macmillan, June 18, 1984), cover price $219.00

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9781349068050 | 3 edition (Palgrave Macmillan, January 14, 2014), cover price $209.00

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Introduces the amateur astronomer to the professional tracking methods used to observe satellites

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9780442248772 | Van Nostrand Reinhold, April 1, 1983, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Introduces the amateur astronomer to the professional tracking methods used to observe satellites

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Product Description: Book by King-Hele, Desmond

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9780571107810 | Salem House Pub, June 1, 1978, cover price $29.00 | About this edition: Book by King-Hele, Desmond

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