Watchers of the Stars

The Story of a Revolution


Astronomers, historians, and the general public


Book information

  • Published: September 2009
  • Imprint: Woodhead Publishing
  • ISBN: 978-1-904275-36-7


Heartily recommended for its clear and concise narration of events... And for highlighting a classic confrontation between reality and religious belief., The Observatory Magazine
An epic and fascinating story about a great area of scientific history. enormous enhancement to our knowledge of the Universe., Spaceflight
Describes this revolutionary change with clarity and insight. Up to date with a telling Epilogue. An invigorating account of events that determined the future of the human race. Highly recommended., Journal of the British Astronomical Association