Search - List of Books by Carl Sagan

"The brain is like a muscle. When it is in use we feel very good. Understanding is joyous." -- Carl Sagan
Carl Edward Sagan (; November 9, 1934 — December 20, 1996) was an American astronomer, astrophysicist, author, cosmologist, and highly successful popularizer of astronomy, astrophysics and other natural sciences. During his lifetime, he published more than 600 scientific papers and popular articles and was author, co-author, or editor of more than 20 books. In his works, he advocated skeptical inquiry and the scientific method. He pioneered exobiology and promoted the Search for Extra-Terrestrial Intelligence .

Sagan became world-famous for his popular science books and for the award-winning 1980 television series A Personal Voyage, which he narrated and co-wrote. A book to accompany the program was also published. Sagan also wrote the novel Contact, the basis for the 1997 film of the same name.

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Total Books: 199
The Varieties of Scientific Experience A Personal View of the Search for God
Contact
1997 - Contact (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780671570439
ISBN-10: 0671570439
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4.2/5 Stars.
 7

Billions and Billions  Thoughts on Life and Death at the Brink of the Millennium
1997 - Billions and Billions Thoughts on Life and Death at the Brink of the Millennium (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780679411604
ISBN-10: 0679411607
Genres: Science & Math, Substores
  • Currently 4.2/5 Stars.
 11

Pale Blue Dot
1995 - Pale Blue Dot (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781561004102
ISBN-10: 1561004103
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Science & Math, Engineering & Transportation
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 6

Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors
1993 - Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780345384720
ISBN-10: 0345384725
Genres: Nonfiction, Science & Math, Engineering & Transportation
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
 11

SPEAR OF MARS
1988 - Spear of Mars [The Future at War, Vol 2] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780671654238
ISBN-10: 0671654233
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
 3

The Dragons of Eden Speculations on the Evolution of Human Intelligence
Contact
1986 - Contact (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780671434229
ISBN-10: 0671434225
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
 55

Broca's Brain Reflections on the Romance of Science
1986 - Broca's Brain Reflections on the Romance of Science (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780345336897
ISBN-10: 0345336895
Genres: Science & Math, Engineering & Transportation
  • Currently 3.3/5 Stars.
 13

Contact
1986 - Contact (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780671004101
ISBN-10: 0671004107
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 189

Comet
1985 - Comet (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780394549088
ISBN-10: 0394549082
Genre: Science & Math
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
 3

The Dragons of Eden Speculations on the Evolution of Human Intelligence
1981 - The Dragons of Eden Speculations on the Evolution of Human Intelligence (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780345297655
ISBN-10: 0345297652
Genre: Science & Math
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 4

Broca's Brain Reflections on the Romance of Science
1980 - Broca's Brain Reflections on the Romance of Science (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780345288233
ISBN-10: 0345288238
Genre: Science & Math
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
 13

The Dragons of Eden
1980 - The Dragons of Eden (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780345281531
ISBN-10: 0345281535
Genre: Religion & Spirituality
  • Currently 2.3/5 Stars.
 2

Broca's Brain Reflections on the Romance of Science
1979 - Broca's Brain Reflections on the Romance of Science (Hardcover)Paperback, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780394501697
ISBN-10: 0394501691
Genre: Health, Fitness & Dieting
  • Currently 4.1/5 Stars.
 6

The Dragons of Eden Speculations on the Evolution of Human Intelligence
1978 - The Dragons of Eden Speculations on the Evolution of Human Intelligence (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780345260314
ISBN-10: 0345260317
Genre: Science & Math
  • Currently 3.4/5 Stars.
 17

Contact
Contact (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780671434007
ISBN-10: 0671434004
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
  • Currently 3.6/5 Stars.
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