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Книга рассчитана на все группы пользователей, так как описывает базовые принципы английской грамматики. В книге в простой форме описываются все базовые правила языка, кроме того для всех грамматическим терминов даны пояснения и описания так, что даже новичку будет несложно разобраться в правилах языка. Дополнительным плюсом является использование общераспространенных тем, которые обычно не встречаются в других книгах: как извиниться или поблагодарить в той или иной ситуации, какие существуют нюансы.

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A chance encounter in 1858 marked the start of his career ; a physician who was treating Flammarion noticed a bulky, 500-page manuscript written by the young man and entitled Cosmogonie universelle. The doctor read it and was so impressed that he brought it to the attention of Le Verrier, who was director of the Paris Observatory . A few days later, Flammarion was hired by the observatory to work in the Bureau de Calcul as an apprentice astronomer . In 1861 Flammarion wrote La pluralite des mondes habites, his first book to be published .

Stars do change color, but not in the way that Doppler thought they did . The intensities of stars' electromagnetic emissions are not equitably distributed throughout the spectrum, and any shift in the maximum energy distribution of a star's visible light will appear as a color change ; what Doppler failed to understand was the idea of frequency shift. BIBLIOGRAPHY Fizeau wrote no major publications . A list of his scientific articles is in smile Picard, Les theories de 1'optique et 1'oeuvre d'Hippolyte Fizeau (Paris, 1924), pp .

S . Ritchie, The Admiralty Chart (London, 1967), pp . 183-190, 203-210, 215-220 : and H . P. Douglas, "Fitzroy's Hydrographic Surveys," in Nature, 129, no . 3249 (6 Feb . 1932), 200 . Fitzroy's meteorological contributions are discussed in Sir David Brunt, "The Centenary of the Meteorological Office : Retrospect and Prospect," in Science Progress, 44, no . 174 (Apr . 1956), 193-195 ; Sir Napier Shaw, Manual • Meteorology : Volume I. Meteorology in History (Cambridge, 1932), pp . 149-153, 302-303, 311 ; and Selected Meteorological Papers (London, 1955), pp .

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