Summer Reading B2G1 Free
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    Original Essays | July 14, 2015

    Joshua Mohr: IMG Your Imagination, Your Fingerprint



    When I was in grad school, a teacher told our workshop that if a published novel is 300 pages, the writer had to generate 1,200 along the way. I... Continue »
    1. $17.50 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

      All This Life

      Joshua Mohr 9781593766030

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$12.50
Used Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
1 Local Warehouse Astronomy- General

Discovering the Essential Universe

by

Discovering the Essential Universe Cover

 

Out of Print

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Based on the most recent edition of Discovering the Universe (©2006), this best-selling text is the most concise, least expensive option for introductory astronomy courses.

Table of Contents

1. Discovering the Night Sky

2. Gravitation and the Waltz of the Planets

3. Light and Telescopes

4. Earth and Moon

5. The Other Planets and Moons

6. Vagabonds of the Solar System

7. The Sun

8. The Nature of Stars

9. The Lives of Stars from Birth through Middle Age

10. The Deaths of Stars

11. The Galaxies

12. Cosmology

Appendix

Glossary

Review Questions/Answers

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780716745952
Author:
Comins, Neil F
Publisher:
W. H. Freeman
Author:
Cram101 Textbook Reviews
Author:
Comins, Neil F.
Author:
Neil, Comins
Subject:
Astronomy
Subject:
Astronomy - General
Subject:
Education-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Third Edition
Publication Date:
20060113
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
290
Dimensions:
11.00 x 9.38 in

Other books you might like

  1. Roget's Pocket Thesaurus Used Trade Paper $1.95
  2. Social Work Skills Demonstrated:... Used Trade Paper $9.95
  3. American Heritage Dictionary 4TH Edition Used Mass Market $2.95
  4. Atlas of Human Anatomy for the Artist
    Used Hardcover $10.50
  5. Race, Class, and Gender in the... Used Trade Paper $15.50

Related Subjects

Science and Mathematics » Astronomy » General

Discovering the Essential Universe Used Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$12.50 In Stock
Product details 290 pages W.H. Freeman & Company - English 9780716745952 Reviews:
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.