CART

(0) items

Foundations of Astronomy,9780534378554
This item qualifies for
FREE SHIPPING!

FREE SHIPPING OVER $59!

Your order must be $59 or more, you must select US Postal Service Shipping as your shipping preference, and the "Group my items into as few shipments as possible" option when you place your order.

Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace Items, eBooks, Apparel, and DVDs not included.

Foundations of Astronomy

by
Edition:
6th
ISBN13:

9780534378554

ISBN10:
0534378552
Format:
Paperback
Pub. Date:
7/18/2000
Publisher(s):
Brooks Cole
List Price: $88.33
More New and Used
from Private Sellers
Starting at $0.02
See Prices

Rent Textbook

We're Sorry
Sold Out

Used Textbook

We're Sorry
Sold Out

eTextbook

We're Sorry
Not Available

New Textbook

We're Sorry
Sold Out

Related Products


  • Foundations of Astronomy
    Foundations of Astronomy
  • Foundations of Astronomy (with AceAstronomy™, Virtual Astronomy Labs Printed Access Card)
    Foundations of Astronomy (with AceAstronomy™, Virtual Astronomy Labs Printed Access Card)
  • Foundations of Astronomy (with InfoTrac and CD-ROM)
    Foundations of Astronomy (with InfoTrac and CD-ROM)




Table of Contents

PART 1 EXPLORING THE SKY
The Scale of the Cosmos
1(8)
The Sky
9(22)
The Cycles of the Moon
31(21)
The Origin of Modern Astronomy
52(24)
Newton, Einstein, and Gravity
76(22)
Light and Telescopes
98(25)
PART 2 THE STARS
Starlight and Atoms
123(23)
The Sun---Our Star
146(25)
The Family of Stars
171(18)
Binary Stars
189(18)
The Interstellar Medium
207(17)
The Formation of Stars
224(20)
Stellar Evolution
244(24)
The Deaths of Stars
268(22)
Neutron Stars and Black Holes
290(23)
PART 3 THE UNIVERSE
The Milky Way Galaxy
313(26)
Galaxies
339(25)
Galaxies with Active Nuclei
364(24)
Cosmology
388(24)
PART 4 THE SOLAR SYSTEM
The Origin of the Solar System
412(26)
Planet Earth
438(18)
The Moon and Mercury: Airless Worlds
456(23)
Venus and Mars
479(28)
Jupiter and Saturn
507(32)
Uranus, Neptune, and Pluto
539(26)
Meteorites, Asteroids, and Comets
565(28)
PART 5 LIFE
Life on Other Worlds
593


Please wait while the item is added to your cart...