File: Emerging Cosmology

Scope and Content

Papers relating to Bernard Lovell's book Emerging Cosmology (Columbia 1981), a study of the history of cosmology. Lovell had been persuaded to write this book by Dr Ruth Anshen (1900-2003). it was part of a series Convergences edited by Anshen, There are numerous letters from Anshen about the book, including a dispute between Anshen and Columbia University Press. There is also correspondence with Gaston Fischer about a possible French translation