Pale Blue Dot: A Vision of the Human Future in Space by Carl Sagan

Pale Blue Dot: A Vision of the Human Future in Space

byCarl Sagan, Ann Druyan

Kobo ebook | July 6, 2011

not yet rated|write a review

Pricing and Purchase Info

$15.99

Available for download

Not available in stores

about

"FASCINATING . . . MEMORABLE . . . REVEALING . . . PERHAPS THE BEST OF CARL SAGAN'S BOOKS."
--The Washington Post Book World (front page review)

In Cosmos, the late astronomer Carl Sagan cast his gaze over the magnificent mystery of the Universe and made it accessible to millions of people around the world. Now in this stunning sequel, Carl Sagan completes his revolutionary journey through space and time.

Future generations will look back on our epoch as the time when the human race finally broke into a radically new frontier--space. In Pale Blue Dot Sagan traces the spellbinding history of our launch into the cosmos and assesses the future that looms before us as we move out into our own solar system and on to distant galaxies beyond. The exploration and eventual settlement of other worlds is neither a fantasy nor luxury, insists Sagan, but rather a necessary condition for the survival of the human race.

"TAKES READERS FAR BEYOND Cosmos . . . Sagan sees humanity's future in the stars."
--Chicago Tribune

About The Author

A respected planetary scientist best known outside the field for his popularizations of astronomy, Carl Sagan was born in New York City on November 9, 1934. He attended the University of Chicago, where he received a B.A. in 1954, a B.S. in 1955, and a M.S. in 1956 in physics as well as a Ph.D. in 1960 in astronomy and astrophysics. He ...
Cosmos
Cosmos

by Carl Sagan

$18.07$24.00

In stock online

Available in stores

Demon-haunted World: Science As A Candle In The Dark
Demon-haunted World: Science As A Candle In The Dark

by Carl Sagan

$20.06$21.00

Ships within 1-2 weeks

Available in stores

Pale Blue Dot: A Vision Of The Human Future In Space
Pale Blue Dot: A Vision Of The Human Future In Space

by Carl Sagan

$19.99$20.00

In stock online

Available in stores

Shop this author

Details & Specs

Title:Pale Blue Dot: A Vision of the Human Future in SpaceFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:July 6, 2011Publisher:Random House Publishing GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0307801012

ISBN - 13:9780307801012

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of Pale Blue Dot: A Vision of the Human Future in Space

Reviews