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Essentials of Astronomy

Essentials of Astronomy - rev edition

Essentials of Astronomy - rev edition

ISBN13: 9780878919659

ISBN10: 0878919651

Essentials of Astronomy by Research and Education Association Publishing Staff - ISBN 9780878919659
Edition: REV 98
Copyright: 1998
Publisher: Research and Education Assn.
Published: 1998
International: No
Essentials of Astronomy by Research and Education Association Publishing Staff - ISBN 9780878919659

ISBN13: 9780878919659

ISBN10: 0878919651

Summary

REA's Essentials provide quick and easy access to critical information in a variety of different fields, ranging from the most basic to the most advanced. As its name implies, these concise, comprehensive study guides summarize the essentials of the field covered. Essentials are helpful when preparing for exams, doing homework and will remain a lasting reference source for students, teachers, and professionals. Astronomy includes the historical perspective of astronomy, sky basics and the celestial coordinate systems, a model and the origin of the solar system, the sun, the planets, Kepler's Laws of Planetary Motion, planetary satellites, asteroids, eclipses, tides, stars, time, and binoculars and telescopes.