This is a comprehensive biography of the sun, written by leading BBC journalist David Whitehouse. Since man first became conscious he has sought to understand the nature of the sun; he has worshipped it, been inspired to produce great art about it, researched it and even died for it. Understanding the nature of the sun is key to understanding our universe and to life on earth. Whitehouse skilfully weaves his extraordinary scientific knowledge with history, philosophy, archaeology and religion to produce this fascinating ...

The Sun: A Biography 2006, Wiley, Chichester, England

ISBN-13: 9780470092972

Trade paperback

The Sun: A Biography 2004, John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, England

ISBN-13: 9780470092965