Coupon
The Physics of Christmas : From the Aerodynamics of Reindeer to the Thermodynamics of Turkey
by Roger Highfield


Overview - Can reindeer fly? Was the Star of Bethlehem really a comet? These are among the questions explored in an irresistibly witty book that illuminates the cherished rituals, legends, and icons of Christmas from a unique and fascinating perspective: science.  Read more...

 
Paperback
  • $20.99

Add to Cart + Add to Wishlist

In Stock

FREE Shipping for Club Members
 
> Check In-Store Availability

In-Store pricing may vary

 
 
New & Used Marketplace 58 copies from $2.99
 
Download

This item is available only to U.S. billing addresses.
 
 
 

More About The Physics of Christmas by Roger Highfield
 
 
 
Overview
Can reindeer fly? Was the Star of Bethlehem really a comet? These are among the questions explored in an irresistibly witty book that illuminates the cherished rituals, legends, and icons of Christmas from a unique and fascinating perspective: science.

 
Details
  • ISBN-13: 9780316366953
  • ISBN-10: 0316366951
  • Publisher: Back Bay Books
  • Publish Date: November 1999
  • Page Count: 320
  • Dimensions: 8.26 x 4.88 x 0.78 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.78 pounds


Related Categories

Books > Science > Physics - General
Books > Religion > Holidays - Christmas & Advent

 
BAM Customer Reviews