The Astronomy and Astrophysics Encyclopedia

The Astronomy and Astrophysics Encyclopedia

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Not a coffee-table extravaganza, but an erudite collection of some 400 alphabetical articles ( Accretion to Zodiacal Light ) written by an international group of distinguished researchers, and focusing exclusively on astronomy and astrophysics, including space science. The articles include in-depth coverage of basic theory, the state of current research, and a forecast of future investigation. And they incorporate the latest findings from current technologically advanced observatories, satellites, and space probes. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.

Publisher: New York : Van Nostrand Reinhold, [1992]
Copyright Date: ©1992
ISBN: 9780442263645
Branch Call Number: REF 520.3 ASTRO
Characteristics: xxix, 1,002 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Additional Contributors: Maran, Stephen P.


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