An Introduction to Modern Cosmology. 1st Edition. Andrew Liddle. John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, ISBN (pbk), (hbk), Andrew Liddle As the name implies, this textbook provides an introduction to modern cosmology. Contents. Chapter 1: A Brief History of Cosmological Ideas. An Introduction to Modern Cosmology Third Edition is an accessible account of modern cosmological ideas. The Big Bang Cosmology is explored, looking at its .

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An Introduction to Modern Cosmology, 3rd Edition

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An Introduction to Modern Cosmology

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Properties of the very early Universe are also covered, including the motivation for a rapid period of expansion known as cosmological inflation.

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An Introduction to Modern Cosmology

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An Introduction to Modern Cosmology by Andrew Liddle

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