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First Light: The Search for the Edge of the Universe

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  • Paperback: 275 pages
  • Publisher: Random House (October 29, 1996)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0812991850
  • ISBN-13: 978-0812991857
  • Product Dimensions: 6.1 x 0.7 x 9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 14.9 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars 51 customer reviews
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