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Horizons : Exploring Universe

Horizons : Exploring Universe - 11th edition

Horizons : Exploring Universe - 11th edition

ISBN13: 9780495559733

ISBN10: 0495559733

Horizons : Exploring Universe by Michael A. Seeds - ISBN 9780495559733
Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 11TH 10
Copyright: 2010
Publisher: Brooks/Cole Publishing Co.
Published: 2010
International: No
Horizons : Exploring Universe by Michael A. Seeds - ISBN 9780495559733

ISBN13: 9780495559733

ISBN10: 0495559733

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 11TH 10

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Part I: THE SKY.
1. Here and Now.
2. The Sky.
3. Cycles of the Sky.
4. The Origin of Modern Astronomy.
5. Light and Telescopes.
Part II: THE STARS.
6. Starlight and Atoms.
7. The Sun.
8. The Family of Stars.
9. The Formation and Structure of Stars.
10. The Deaths of Stars.
11. Neutron Stars and Black Holes.
Part III: THE UNIVERSE OF GALAXIES.
12. The Milky Way Galaxy.
13. Galaxies.
14. Active Galaxies and Supermassive Black Holes.
15. Modern Cosmology.
Part IV: THE SOLAR SYSTEM.
16. The Origin of the Solar System.
17. The Terrestrial Planets.
18. The Jovian Planets, Pluto and the Kuiper Belt.
19. Meteorites, Asteroids, and Comets.
Part V: LIFE.
20. Life on Other Worlds.
Afterword.
Appendix A: Units and Astronomical Data.
Appendix B: Observing the Sky.
Glossary.
Answers to Even-Numbered Problems.