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I like the explanations, the diagrams, the marvellous photographs, the exercises. Some entire diagrams need to be replaced, and more importantly, there are way too many errors in the equations and exercises. This fully revised and updated text is a comprehensive introduction to astronomical objects and phenomena.

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It will be suitable for undergraduate students taking a first course in astronomy, and assumes a basic knowledge of physics with calculus. Harvesting Space for a Greener Earth. The Enigma of Gravity. But it was all just great, as it sailed through telescopes, stars, spectra, binaries,the Sun, stellar evolution, the Milky Way, star formation, the interstellar medium, normal galaxies, active galaxies, clusters of galaxies, and the Sun’s planetary system.

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Astronomy: A Physical Perspective by Marc L. Kutner

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