References for Black holes
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- M Begelman and M Rees, Gravity's Fatal Attraction: Black Holes in the Universe (Scientific American Library, New York, 1996).
- S Chandrasekhar, The Mathematical Theory of Black Holes (Clarendon Press, 1998).
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- S S Gubser and F Pretorius, The Little Book of Black Holes (Princeton University Press, 2017).
- S Hawking, A Brief History of Time (Bantam Press, London-New York, 1988).
- S Hawking, Black Holes: The Reith Lectures (Random House, 2016).
- S Latta, Black Holes: The Weird Science of the Most Mysterious Objects in the Universe (Twenty-First Century Books, 2017).
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- K S Thorne, Black Holes and Time Warps: Einstein's Outrageous Legacy (W W Norton, 1994).
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- M Finkel, Star Eater, National Geographic Magazine (March 2014).
- P Gilster, Cygnus X-1: A Black Hole Confirmed, Centauri Dreams, centauri-dreams.org.
- S Hossenfelder, Are Singularities Real?, The Nature of Reality, PBS (9 December 2015).
- J McClintock, Do Black Hole exist?, Sky and Telescope (January 1988), 28-33.
- A I Miller, S Chandrasekhar: the student who took on the world's top astrophysicist, The Guardian (19 October 2017).
- C Montgomery, W Orchiston and I Whittingham, Michell, Laplace and the origin of the black hole concept, Journal of Astronomical History and Heritage 12 (2) (2009), 90-96.
- S Schaffer, John Mitchell and Black Holes, Journal for the History of Astronomy 10 (1979), 42-43.
- T Siegfried, 50 years later, it's hard to say who named black holes, Science News magazine (23 December 2013).
- S Soter and N deGrasse Tyson, Case Study: John Michell And Black Holes, Cosmic Horizons: Astronomy at the Cutting Edge, American Museum of Natural History (2000).https://www.amnh.org/explore/resource-collections/cosmic-horizons/case-study-john-michell-and-black-holes
- K Subramanian, Before S Chandrasekhar won the Nobel in 1983 his theories were overlooked because of his race, Business Standard (20 October 2017).
- A Sundermier, Black Holes, Symmetry Magazine (1 December 2016).
- What Is a Black Hole? NASA Knows! (Grades 5-8), NASA (4 June 2014). https://www.nasa.gov/audience/forstudents/5-8/features/nasa-knows/what-is-a-black-hole-58.html