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The Cosmic Web: Mysterious Architecture of the Universe
The Cosmic Web: Mysterious Architecture of the Universe
by J. Richard Gott, Iii
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"This is an excellent book written by a major contributor to the research on cosmic structure. Gott shows how theory, simulations, and galaxy redshift surveys combine to give us a detailed understanding of the 'cosmic web,' and convincingly describes how... (read more)

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Analytical Techniques of Celestial Mechanics
Analytical Techniques of Celestial Mechanics
by Victor A. Brumberg
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The book exposes contemporary analytical and semianalytical techniques for solving typical celestial mechanics problems by computer. It presents new algorithms of perturbation theory and helps to develop, on the basis of some general computer algebra... (read more)

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Cambridge Astrophysics #39: Compact Stellar X-Ray Sources
Cambridge Astrophysics #39: Compact Stellar X-Ray Sources
by Walter Lewin
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A 2006 reference work on astrophysical compact objects that emit X-rays, for graduate students and researchers.... (read more)

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Einstein Gravity in a Nutshell (In a Nutshell)
Einstein Gravity in a Nutshell (In a Nutshell)
by A. Zee
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"Einstein Gravity in a Nutshell is a remarkably complete and thorough textbook on general relativity, written in a refreshing and engaging style. Zee leads us through all the major intellectual steps that make what is surely one of the most profound and... (read more)

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Heliophysical Processes (Astrophysics and Space Science Proceedings)
Heliophysical Processes (Astrophysics and Space Science Proceedings)
by Natchimuthuk Gopalswamy
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An outgrowth of the first Asia-Pacific Regional School on the International Heliophysical Year (IHY), this volume contains a collection of review articles describing the universal physical processes in the heliospace influenced by solar electromagnetic... (read more)

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Managing Space Radiation Risk in the New Era of Space Exploration
Managing Space Radiation Risk in the New Era of Space Exploration
by Not Available (na)
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With plans now afoot for the US to resume flights to the moon and thus subject astronauts to hard radiation, NASA requested information from the Council. The report discusses current knowledge about the radiation environment; the effects of radiation... (read more)

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Introduction To Astrophysics the Stars
Introduction To Astrophysics the Stars
by Jean Dufay
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A bridge between introductory and advanced technical treatments, this readable and authoritative translation from the French provides an excellent guide to observational astrophysics. Physics students and professionals will appreciate the text's mid... (read more)

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Single Stage to Orbit: Politics, Space Technology, and the Quest for Reusable Rocketry (New Series in NASA History)
Single Stage to Orbit: Politics, Space Technology, and the Quest for Reusable Rocketry (New Series in NASA History)
by Andrew J. Butrica
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Dismissed by many as a technological chimera, the possibilities of a reusable single-stage-to-orbit space vehicle seem to some closer than ever with the development of the Delta Clipper Experimental vehicle as part of the U.S. Government's Strategic... (read more)

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Globular Clusters - Guides to Galaxies
Globular Clusters - Guides to Galaxies
by Tom Richtler
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The principal question of whether and how globular clusters can contribute to a better understanding of galaxy formation and evolution is perhaps the main driving force behind the overall endeavour of studying globular cluster systems. Naturally, this... (read more)

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Space Weather
Space Weather
by Klaus (edt) Scherer
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From the reviews: "The aim of this book is to give an in-depth look at the physics behind the space weather phenomena ... . This book has ... succeeded in its aim of providing the reader with an in-depth look at the physics involved in space weather. ...... (read more)

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Astrophysics and Space Science Library #257: Stellar Pulsation - Nonlinear Studies
Astrophysics and Space Science Library #257: Stellar Pulsation - Nonlinear Studies
by Mine Takeuti
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Stellar pulsations provide a complex system in stars. This complexity is studied by analyzing the non-sinusoidal, semi-regular, or irregular light curves. This unique volume summarizes the application of recent theoretical results obtained from stellar... (read more)

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New Eyes to See Inside the Sun & Stars: Pushing the Limits of Helio & Asteroseismology with New Observations from the Ground & from Space: Proceedings of the 185th Symposium of the International Astro
New Eyes to See Inside the Sun & Stars: Pushing the Limits of Helio & Asteroseismology with New Observations from the Ground & from Space: Proceedings of the 185th Symposium of the International Astro
by International Astronomical Union
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The invited reviews are intended to be accessible to people who know little or nothing about the techniques or what they reveal about the internal structure and dynamics of stars, including our Sun; most of the some 120 offerings however are... (read more)

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Cambridge Astrophysics #39: Compact Stellar X-Ray Sources
Cambridge Astrophysics #39: Compact Stellar X-Ray Sources
by Walter Lewin
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X-ray astronomy is the prime available window on astrophysical compact objects: black holes, neutron stars and white dwarfs. In the last ten years new observational opportunities have led to an explosion of knowledge in this field. This book provides a... (read more)

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Stellar Astrophysics for the Local Group: VIII Canary Islands Winter School of Astrophysics (Cambridge Contemporary Astrophysics)
Stellar Astrophysics for the Local Group: VIII Canary Islands Winter School of Astrophysics (Cambridge Contemporary Astrophysics)
by A. Aparicio
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With the recent advent of large, ground-based telescopes and space telescopes, it is now possible to study in detail stars outside our galaxy--in neighboring galaxies in the so-called Local Group. The VIII Canary Islands Winter School of Astrophysics... (read more)

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Fundamentals of Cosmic Electrodynamics
Fundamentals of Cosmic Electrodynamics
by Boris V. Somov
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A textbook aimed primarily at beginning graduate students who are assumed to have a knowledge of basic physics. Starting from the language of plasma physics, from Maxwell's equations, the author guides readers into the more specialized concepts of... (read more)

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Lecture Notes in Physics #791: Jets from Young Stars V: High Performance Computing and Applications
Lecture Notes in Physics #791: Jets from Young Stars V: High Performance Computing and Applications
by J. (edt) Gracia
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Purchase of this book includes free trial access to www.million-books.com where you can read more than a million books for free. This is an OCR edition with typos. Excerpt from book: THE BY-GONE YEAE. Another year has rolled away On time's resistless... (read more)

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Lecture Notes in Physics #9124: Transport Processes in Space Physics and Astrophysics
Lecture Notes in Physics #9124: Transport Processes in Space Physics and Astrophysics
by Gary P. Zank
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Transport Processes in Space Physics and Astrophysics is aimed at graduate level students to provide the necessary mathematical and physics background to understand the transport of gases, charged particle gases, energetic charged particles, turbulence... (read more)

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Deep Space Craft: An Overview of Interplanetary Flight (Springer Praxis Books / Astronautical Engineering)
Deep Space Craft: An Overview of Interplanetary Flight (Springer Praxis Books / Astronautical Engineering)
by Dave Doody
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This book opens the door to the intriguing world of interplanetary flight. It provides a highly focused, insider's view of current and recent interplanetary space exploration, describing all the different aspects of the many individual space-exploring... (read more)

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Space Telescope Science Institute Symposium #16: Astrophysics of Life: Proceedings of the Space Telescope Science Institute Symposium, Held in Baltimore, Maryland May 6 9, 2002
Space Telescope Science Institute Symposium #16: Astrophysics of Life: Proceedings of the Space Telescope Science Institute Symposium, Held in Baltimore, Maryland May 6 9, 2002
by Mario Livio
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This volume, based on a meeting held at the Space Telescope Science Institute, lays the astrophysical groundwork for locating habitable places in the Universe. Written by leading scientists in the field, it covers a range of topics relevant to the search... (read more)

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Developments in Cardiovascular Medicine #156: Accretion Disks and Magnetic Fields in Astrophysics
Developments in Cardiovascular Medicine #156: Accretion Disks and Magnetic Fields in Astrophysics
by G. Belvedere
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`It is this aspect that makes this book particular importance to high energy astrophysicists.' Space Science Review 56, 1991... (read more)

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