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Astronomy (Eyewitness Companions)
Astronomy (Eyewitness Companions)
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Covering all aspects of astronomy, including its history, the origins of the Universe, the Solar System and its exploration, stars, and galaxies, this is the essential handbook for the amateur astronomer.... (read more)

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Worlds Apart : a Textbook in Planetary Sciences (94 Edition)
Worlds Apart : a Textbook in Planetary Sciences (94 Edition)
by Guy Consolmagno
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Designed to be accessible to those with a strong general (not professional) interest in planetary science, this volume explores the various aspects of the solar system planet by planet. Along the way, it illustrates by example how science is “done,... (read more)

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Introduction To the Solar System (2ND 11 Edition)
Introduction To the Solar System (2ND 11 Edition)
by David A. Rothery
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Major leaps in space technology now allow us to view the splendour and diversity of the Solar System in remarkable detail. This textbook presents a fascinating description of the bodies in the Solar System and their origin and evolution. It highlights... (read more)

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Cambridge Guide To the Solar System (2ND 11 Edition)
Cambridge Guide To the Solar System (2ND 11 Edition)
by Kenneth R. Lang
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Richly illustrated with full-color images, this book is a comprehensive, up-to-date description of the planets, their moons, and recent exoplanet discoveries. This second edition of a now classic reference is brought up to date with fascinating new... (read more)

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Astronomy With Infotrac
Astronomy With Infotrac
by Michael A. Seeds
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This newly revised and updated 3rd edition of ASTRONOMY: THE SOLAR SYSTEM AND BEYOND engages students as it illustrates their place in the universe ? not just their location, but also their role as planet dwellers in an evolving universe. Fascinating and... (read more)

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Astronomy: A Visual Guide
Astronomy: A Visual Guide
by Mark Garlick
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Astronomy provides a survey of science's growing understanding of space, including facts on space research and space probes. Packed with stunning images and diagrams, the book features: - A wide variety of heavenly phenomenas, including distant stars... (read more)

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Unveiling the Edge of Time
Unveiling the Edge of Time
by John Gribbin
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Acclaimed science writer John Gribbin recounts dramatic stories that have led scientists to believe black holes and their more mysterious kin are not only real, but might actually provide a passage to other universes and travel through time. 56 line... (read more)

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Cosmic Perspective Media Update With Masteringastronomy - With 2 CDS (5TH 09 - Old Edition)
Cosmic Perspective Media Update With Masteringastronomy - With 2 CDS (5TH 09 - Old Edition)
by Jeffrey O. Bennett
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Building on a long tradition of effective pedagogy and comprehensive presentation, The Cosmic Perspective Media Update, Fifth Edition includes Voyager: SkyGazer planetarium software, an updated Astronomy Media Workbook on CD-ROM at no extra... (read more)

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The Cosmic Perspective With Masteringastronomy and Skygazer Planetarium Software
The Cosmic Perspective With Masteringastronomy and Skygazer Planetarium Software
by Jeffrey O. Bennett
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The Fourth Edition of The Cosmic Perspective builds on the textbook's long tradition of strong pedagogy and streamlined presentation. Renowned for its up-to-date and expert coverage, this student-friendly text focuses on central ideas and unifying themes... (read more)

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Life in the Universe: Prepared Exclusively for the ASTRO/EPS 12 Course at the University of California Berkeley
Life in the Universe: Prepared Exclusively for the ASTRO/EPS 12 Course at the University of California Berkeley
by Jeffrey Bennett
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Key Message: Life in the Universe takes readers on a journey through the solar system and beyond, using a rigorous yet accessible introduction to astronomy, biology, chemistry, and geology to explain natural phenomena and explore unanswered scientific... (read more)

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21st Century Astronomy - With Access (4TH 13 Edition)
21st Century Astronomy - With Access (4TH 13 Edition)
by Laura Kay
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Authors Laura Kay and Stacy Palen have developed pedagogy that helps students understand the process of science, and how physical principles are used to discover the origins of the universe. The authors emphasize how we know what we know in the figures... (read more)

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Essential Cosmic Perspective - Text Only (6TH 12 - Old Edition)
Essential Cosmic Perspective - Text Only (6TH 12 - Old Edition)
by Jeffrey O. Bennett
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This package contains: 0321715365: Essential Cosmic Perspective Plus MasteringAstronomy with eText -- Access Card Package 0321820460: Lecture- Tutorials for Introductory... (read more)

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Foundations of Astronomy (11TH 11 - Old Edition)
Foundations of Astronomy (11TH 11 - Old Edition)
by Michael A. Seeds
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With this newly revised tenth edition of FOUNDATIONS OF ASTRONOMY, author Mike Seeds' goal is to help you use astronomy to understand science--and use science to understand what we are. Fascinating and engaging, this text will help you answer two... (read more)

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Astronomy : Journey To the Cosmic Frontier With Starry Nights - With CD (4TH 06 - Old Edition)
Astronomy : Journey To the Cosmic Frontier With Starry Nights - With CD (4TH 06 - Old Edition)
by John D. Fix
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This is a text for an introductory astronomy course. One of the main goals is to provide a broad enough and deep enough background in astronomy so the student will be able to follow current developments in astronomy years after they complete the course... (read more)

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Cosmic Perspective (7TH 14 Edition)
Cosmic Perspective (7TH 14 Edition)
by Jeffrey O. Bennett
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This package contains: 0321839552: Cosmic Perspective, The 0321898435: Skygazer v5.0 Student CD ROM (Integrated component) 0321906969: NEW MasteringAstronomy with Pearson eText -- ValuePack Access Card -- for The Cosmic... (read more)

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Mass Spectrometry in the Biological Sciences (96 Edition)
Mass Spectrometry in the Biological Sciences (96 Edition)
by A. L. Burlingame
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Leading practitioners describe in detail advanced methods of mass spectrometry used in structural characterization of biomacromolecules of both natural and recombinant origin. They demonstrate by example how these methodologies can solve a wide array of... (read more)

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Encyclopedia of the Solar System (06 Edition)
Encyclopedia of the Solar System (06 Edition)
by Lucy-ann Mcfadden
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Long before Galileo published his discoveries about Jupiter, lunar craters, and the Milky Way in the Starry Messenger in 1610, people were fascinated with the planets and stars around them. That interest continues today, and scientists are making new... (read more)

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Sun, Earth and Sky (2ND 06 Edition)
Sun, Earth and Sky (2ND 06 Edition)
by Kenneth R. Lang
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Written in a light and friendly style, this lavishly illustrated book introduces the Sun and its physics, and describes all aspects of the Sun's interaction with us on Earth. The second edition of this book updates the popular text by providing... (read more)

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Life Everywhere: The Maverick Science of Astrobiology
Life Everywhere: The Maverick Science of Astrobiology
by David Darling
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To many people, the main question about extraterrestrial life is whether it exists. But to the scientific community, that question has already been answered: it does, and within our solar system. The new science of astrobiology is already being practiced... (read more)

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Astronomy: Beginning Guide To Univ. -text Only (7TH 13 Edition)
Astronomy: Beginning Guide To Univ. -text Only (7TH 13 Edition)
by Eric Chaisson
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For one-semester Introduction to Astronomy courses.   With Astronomy: A Beginner’s Guide, Seventh Edition, the briefer version of their two seminal textbooks, trusted authors Eric Chaisson and Steve McMillan continue to emphasize three major... (read more)

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