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Solar System : The Cosmic Perspective / With Skygazer CD

Solar System : The Cosmic Perspective / With Skygazer CD - 2nd edition

Solar System : The Cosmic Perspective / With Skygazer CD - 2nd edition

ISBN13: 9780805385533

ISBN10: 0805385533

Solar System : The Cosmic Perspective / With Skygazer CD by J. Bennett, M. Voit, M. Donahue and N. Schneider - ISBN 9780805385533
Edition: 2ND 02
Copyright: 2002
Publisher: Addison-Wesley Longman, Inc.
Published: 2002
International: No
Solar System : The Cosmic Perspective / With Skygazer CD by J. Bennett, M. Voit, M. Donahue and N. Schneider - ISBN 9780805385533

ISBN13: 9780805385533

ISBN10: 0805385533

Edition: 2ND 02

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents

I. DEVELOPING PERSPECTIVE.

REVISED! 1. Our Place in the Universe.
REVISED! 2. Discovering the Universe for Yourself.
REVISED! S1. Celestial Timekeeping and Navigation.

II. KEY CONCEPTS FOR ASTRONOMY.

3. The Science of Astronomy.
4. A Universe of Matter and Energy.
REVISED! 5. Universal Motion: From Copernicus to Newton.
6. Light: The Cosmic Messenger.
REVISED! 7. Telescopes and Spacecraft.

III. LEARNING FROM OTHER WORLDS.

8. Formation of the Solar System.
9. Planetary Geology: Earth and the Other Terrestrial Worlds.
10. Planetary Atmospheres: Earth and the Other Terrestrial Worlds.
11. Jovian Planet Systems.
12. Remnants of Rock and Ice: Asteroids, Comets, and Pluto.
REVISED! 13. Planet Earth and Its Lessons on Life in the Universe.
Appendix A: A Few Mathematical Skills.
Appendix B: The Periodic Table of the Elements.
Appendix C: Planetary Data.
Appendix D: Stellar Data.
NEW! Appendix E: Constants.
NEW! Appendix F: Key Equations.
NEW! Star Charts S-1.

Glossary G-1.

Acknowledgements C-1.

Index I-1.

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