Winning Friends and Favor

  • Ronald L. VollerEmail author
Part of the Springer Biographies book series (SPRINGERBIOGS)


Having been hired by the observatory as a janitor and part time night assistant, Milt quickly makes friends and soon finds he has a gift for stellar photography. With the help of friends like Seth Nicholson and Hugo Benioff, he begins to learn the craft of stellar spectroscopy and the physics that supports it. As his skill at the telescope grows Milt publishes his first reports on cosmic events.


Carnegie Institution Poker Player Mount Wilson Observatory Mountain Lion Stellar Parallax 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.New YorkUSA

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