Join David J. Eicher in this fast-paced and entertaining journey
through the history, present, and future of these important yet
mysterious cosmic bodies. From ancient times, humans have been
fascinated by "broom stars" and "blazing scimitars" lighting up the
sky and moving against the fixed background of stars. The Great
Comets of our time still receive in-depth attention - ISON,
Hale-Bopp, Hyakutake, West, and others - while recent spacecraft... more...