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Discovering the Universe 6th Edition

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This text is for descriptive one-term astronomy courses (especially those with no mathematics prerequisites). The book's main theme is the process of scientific discovery, and readers will encounter spectacular sights, landmark experiments and discoveries, while learning to avoid the pitfalls created by common misconceptions about astronomy. This sixth edition is enhanced with a powerful technology and image projection package and the accompanying CDROM features a special student version of the virtual planetarium software "Starry Night".

Synopsis:

The main theme in this text for descriptive one-term astronomy courses is the process of scientific discovery, and readers will encounter spectacular sights, landmark experiments and discoveries, while learning to avoid the pitfalls created by common misconceptions about astronomy.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780716796732
Subtitle:
with CD-ROM featuring Starry Night® Backyard
Author:
Comins, Neil
Author:
Comins, Neil F.
Author:
Krause, Thomas
Author:
Kaufmann, William J.
Author:
Comins Kaufmann
Author:
Comins Kaufmann
Publisher:
W. H. Freeman
Location:
New York
Subject:
Astronomy
Subject:
Cosmology
Subject:
Astronomy - General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
6
Edition Description:
Sixth Edition
Series Volume:
no. 2.
Publication Date:
20020705
Binding:
quantity of a single item, or quantities of two or more separate items, packaged
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
496
Dimensions:
28 cm. +

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