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Arthur Eddington

Astronomer, Physicist (28-Dec-1882 — 22-Nov-1944)


Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar. Eddington: The Most Distinguished Astrophysicist of His Time. Cambridge University Press. 1983. 64pp.

Allie Vibert Douglas. The Life of Arthur Stanley Eddington. London, England: Nelson. 1956. 207pp.

C. W. Kilmister. Eddington's Search for A Fundamental Theory: A Key to the Universe. Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England: Cambridge University Press. 1994. 256pp.

Arthur I. Miller. Empire of the Stars: Obsession, Friendship, and Betrayal in the Quest for Black Holes. Houghton Mifflin. 2005. 364pp. Rivalry between Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar and Sir Arthur Eddington.

John W. Yolton. The Philosophy of Science of A. S. Eddington. The Hague, Netherlands: M. Nijhoff. 1960. 151pp.


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