Beneath the Night: How the stars have shaped the history of humankind


From the Stone Age to the Space Age, Stuart Clark explores a fascination shared across the world, one that has unequivocally shaped us as civilisations and as individuals, housing our hopes and fears. In the stars, we can see our past - and ultimately, our fate.

'Excellent ... This books makes you rethink the traditional story of the history of astronomy ... Effortlessly readable.' BBC Sky at Night'

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