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A la Luna de Valencia
Victor Navarro, Vicent J. Martínez, Mariana Lanzara, Manel Perucho, Fernando J. Ballesteros, Isabel Cordero, Susana Planelles, Juan Fabregat, Julia Suso, Enric Marco, Lara Santolaya, José Antonio Font
Publicacions Universitat de València – Càtedra de Divulgació de la Ciència
1st edition: 2012
Format: Paperback, 15 x 21 cm
149 pages
ISBN: 978-84-370-8957-7
Language: Spanish & Catalan

The book is a compilation of ten short scientific biographies of Valencian astronomers: Jeroni Muñoz, Josep Saragossà, Tomàs Vicent Tosca, Jordi Joan, Tomàs Vilanova, Gabriel Ciscar, Faust Vallés, Josep J. Landerer, Antoni Tarazona and Ignasi Tarazona.

The authors have made ​​an important synthesis effort. In less than ten pages devoted to each biography, they collect the most relevant scientific features; ten pages well prepared, allowing the reader to get closer to the historical context and the contribution of each Valencian astronomer..