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A Stellar Conversation with Dr. Bill Sheehan

dc.contributor.authorSheehan, William
dc.contributor.authorChappell, Rick, 1943-
dc.descriptionIncludes descriptive metadata provided by producer in MP3 file: "Rick Chappell, director of Dyer Observatory, talks with Bill Sheehan on the anniversary of what would have been E.E. Barnard's 150th birthday. Dr. Sheehan is the author of 'The Immortal Fire Within,' the definitive biography on Barnard who is one of the world's most famous astronomers. Dr. Sheehan examines Barnard's life--his humble beginnings, his historic discoveries, his time at Vanderbilt and his famous photographs of the Milky Way."en
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dc.publisherVanderbilt Universityen
dc.relation.ispartofseriesStellar Conversationsen
dc.subject.lcshVanderbilt Universityen
dc.subject.lcshAstronomical photographyen
dc.subject.lcshSheehan, William. The immortal fire within.en
dc.subject.lcshBarnard, Edward Emersonen
dc.subject.lcshAstronomers -- United States -- Biographyen
dc.subject.lcshAstronomy -- United States -- Historyen
dc.titleA Stellar Conversation with Dr. Bill Sheehanen
dc.typeRecording, oralen

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  • Stellar Conversations
    Stellar Conversations features casual conversations with astronomers from Vanderbilt Dryer Observatory geared to a broad audience. Each episode is approximately three to five minutes in length, touching on such subjects as the expanding universe, stellar nurseries and astrobiology.

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