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Cambridge Dictionary of Astronomy

by Jacqueline Mitton

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Popular astronomy,
  • Reference works,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Dictionaries - General,
  • Science,
  • Astronomy - General,
  • Reference,
  • Reference-Dictionaries - General,
  • Science / Astronomy,
  • Science / Reference,
  • Science-Astronomy - General,
  • Dictionaries,
  • Astronomy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages466
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7754898M
    ISBN 100521804809
    ISBN 109780521804806

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Compiled with the help of over 20 expert contributors under the editorship of renowned author and broadcaster Ian Ridpath, A Dictionary of Astronomy covers everything from space exploration and the equipment involved, to astrophysics, cosmology, and the concept of time. Cambridge Illustrated Dictionary of Astronomy, notable for authoritative, up-to-date definitions supplemented by color illustrations and photographs, is highly recommended for high-school, academic, special, and public libraries.

--Nancy Cannon --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title/5(13). Cambridge University Press is a leading publisher of textbooks, handbooks and monographs that span all areas of physics and astronomy, from condensed matter physics to mathematical physics, and from observational astrophysics to theoretical cosmology.

With the Cambridge Astronomy Dictionary you'll no longer be defeated by such astronomical jargon. These and 3, additional words, names, and abbreviations used in amateur and professional astronomy, are clearly and concisely /5. The revised second edition of this established dictionary contains over 4, up-to-date entries covering all aspects of astronomy.

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Book Description Astronomy is one of the oldest sciences, and one which has repeatedly led to fundamental changes in our view of the world and the sciences. This book covers the history of the subject from prehistory through to a survey of modern astronomy (sure to be of interest to future historians!).Reviews:.

The subject areas of this dictionary at the time of this writing are among the most active of the physical sciences. Astrophysics and astronomy are enjoying a new golden era, with remarkable observations in new wave bands (γ-rays, X-rays, infrared, radio) and in new fields: neutrino and (soon) gravitational wave astronomy.This lavishly illustrated new dictionary written by an experienced writer and consultant on astronomy provides an essential guide to the universe for amateur astronomers of all ages.

Around carefully selected and cross-referenced entries are complemented by hundreds of beautiful colour illustrations, taken from space missions, the Hubble. The revised second edition of this established dictionary contains over 4, up-to-date entries on all aspects of astronomy. Compiled with the help of thirty-four expert contributors under the editorship of renowned author Ian Ridpath, the book covers everything from space exploration and the equipment involved, to astrophysics, cosmology, and the concept of time-plus biographical entries on Cited by: