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By Arthur N. Cox

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ISBN-13: 9781461211860

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This new, fourth, variation of Allen's vintage Astrophysical amounts belongs on each astronomer's bookshelf. it's been completely revised and taken brand new by way of a group of greater than 90 the world over popular astronomers and astrophysicists. whereas it follows the elemental structure of the unique, this imperative reference has grown to greater than two times the dimensions of the sooner versions to deal with the nice strides made in astronomy and astrophysics. It contains targeted tables of the newest facts on: - common constants and devices - Atoms, molecules, and spectra - Observational astronomy in any respect wavelengths from radio to gamma-rays, and neutrinos - Planetary astronomy: Earth, planets and satellites, and sun process small our bodies - The solar, basic stars, and stars with exact features - Stellar populations - Cataclysmic and symbiotic variables, supernovae - Theoretical stellar evolution - Circumstellar and interstellar fabric - superstar clusters, galaxies, quasars, and energetic galactic nuclei - Clusters and teams of galaxies - Cosmology. in addition to a lot explanatory fabric and large and up to date bibliographies.

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