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Waves Passing in the Night

Walter Murch in the Land of the Astrophysicists

by Lawrence Weschler

Hardcover, 165 pages, St Martins Pr, List Price: $25 |

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Waves Passing in the Night
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Walter Murch in the Land of the Astrophysicists
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Lawrence Weschler

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Offers a profile of Academy Award winning sound and film editor Walter Murch and his amateur work in astrophysics as an outsider trying to rehabilitate the discredited eighteenth-century Titius-Bode theory.

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