Which Astronomy book inspired you as a youngster?

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Which Astronomy book inspired you as a youngster?

Postby galileo » Mon Mar 11, 2013 5:46 pm

For me it was COSMOS by Carl Sagan, it still sits in pole positin on my book case. Beautifully illustrated and a TV series to boot.
It was the bit about the googleplex that captured my imagination and the book flops open at that page and I still enjoy telling people about a googleplex but they normally end up with glazed eyes, I'm in good company telling you guys tho, happy days .
:notworthy: Carl Sagan :notworthy:

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