The Sun is the Rosetta Stone of the Universe - understand it and you understand almost everything. It sustains life on Earth and shapes our understanding of ourselves. It is the most powerful and awe-inspiring phenomenon we will ever encounter. We have deified it, created myths to understand it and celebrated it in music and art. In this fascinating and ground-breaking account, David Whitehouse skilfully interweaves science, philosophy, religion, history and art to form a comprehensive biography of our nearest star, the Sun.Whitehouse, David is the author of 'Sun A Biography', published 2005 under ISBN 9780470092965 and ISBN 0470092963.