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Principles of astronomy, editor, Donald R. Franceschetti

Label
Principles of astronomy
Title
Principles of astronomy
Statement of responsibility
editor, Donald R. Franceschetti
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Provides students and researchers with an easy-to-understand introduction to the fundamentals of astronomy
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
MnSgEFL
Dewey number
520
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • charts
Index
index present
Intended audience
10-A
LC call number
QB15
LC item number
.P75 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Franceschetti, Donald R.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Astronomy
Label
Principles of astronomy, editor, Donald R. Franceschetti
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Salem Press
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Publisher's Note -- Editor's Introduction -- Contributors -- Ablation -- Accretion disks -- Aerospace design -- Aerospace propulsion -- Agamemnon: 911 Agamemnon -- Amor asteroid group: 1221 Amor -- Amor asteroids -- Annefrank: 5535 Annefrank -- Apollo asteroid group: 1862 Apollo -- Apollo asteroids -- Aquarius -- Aries -- Asteroids -- Astrochemical reaction models -- Astronomical image processing -- Astrophysics -- Aten asteroids -- Aten asteroids: 2062 Aten -- Atmospheric opacity -- Ball of light particle model -- Black holes -- Blazars -- Bolide -- Bremsstrahlung radiation -- Cancer -- Canis Major -- Canis Minor -- Capricornus -- Cassiopeia -- Celestial mechanics -- Centaur -- Ceres: 1 Ceres -- Ceto: 65489 Ceto -- CNO Cycle -- Coma (Comet anatomy) -- Combustion in space -- Comet anatomy -- Compton scattering -- Constellations -- Core navigation system -- Corona Australis -- Corona Borealis -- Cosmic inflation -- Crux -- Crystal spectroscopy -- Curiosity -- Dactyl: (243) Ida I Dactyl -- Dark energy -- Dark matter -- Dawn mission -- Deep-space navigation -- Dysnomia: (136199) Eris I Dysnomia -- Earth -- Earth-imaging satellites -- 136199 Eris -- 433 Eros -- Fireball -- Fuel systems -- Galaxy types -- Galileo (ESA) -- Gas-grain models -- Gas-phase models -- Gemini -- GLONASS -- GPS -- Hertzsprung gap -- High-mass stars -- Hubble's galaxy classification -- Hydrogen cloud -- International Space Station (ISS) -- Interstellar chemistry -- Inverse Compton scattering -- (216) Kleopatra -- Kleopatra's moons: (216) Kleopatra I Alexhelios and II Cleoselene -- Koronis asteroids: 243 Ida -- Kuiper Belt objects (KBOs)
  • Langmuir-Hinshelwood model -- Laser bees -- Launch vehicle aerodynamics -- Leo -- Libra -- Mars -- Mass attenuation coefficients -- Mercury -- Messier catalog -- Milky Way's structure -- Mir -- Moon impacts (General) -- Morgan-Keenan classification system (MK or MKK) -- Near Shoemaker -- NEOWISE -- Neptune -- Neutrino astrophysics -- Neutron star -- Nucleosynthesis -- Nucleus (Comet anatomy) -- OB stars -- Orbit plotting -- Orion -- 4450 Pan -- Particle acceleration -- Phorcys: (65489) Ceto I Phorcys -- Photometry -- Pisces -- Planet spin-orbit coupling -- Plasma physics -- Pluto -- Quark star -- Quasar (quasi-stellar radio source) -- Red giant -- Rocket engines and rocketry -- Sagittarius -- Scattered disk objects (SDOs) -- Scorpius -- 90377 Sedna -- Space navigation systems -- Space robotics -- Space transportation systems -- Space-time properties -- Sputnik space program -- Star structure -- Star-forming regions -- Stellar classification -- Stellar population mapping -- Stellar remnants -- Sub-brown dwarfs -- Supernova remnants -- Tail (Comet anatomy) -- Taurus -- Theoretical astrophysics -- Three-body problem -- Trans-Neptunian objects -- Trojan asteroids -- Ursa Major -- Ursa Minor -- Venus -- 4 Vesta -- Virgo -- Wormholes -- XMM-Newton -- Appendices -- Nobel Notes -- Glossary -- Bibliography -- Web Resources -- Timeline of Space Exploration -- Famous Figures and Events in Astronomy -- Subject Index
Control code
1583867
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 400 pages
Isbn
9781619259485
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (mostly color), charts, map, portrait
Label
Principles of astronomy, editor, Donald R. Franceschetti
Publication
Copyright
Note
Salem Press
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Publisher's Note -- Editor's Introduction -- Contributors -- Ablation -- Accretion disks -- Aerospace design -- Aerospace propulsion -- Agamemnon: 911 Agamemnon -- Amor asteroid group: 1221 Amor -- Amor asteroids -- Annefrank: 5535 Annefrank -- Apollo asteroid group: 1862 Apollo -- Apollo asteroids -- Aquarius -- Aries -- Asteroids -- Astrochemical reaction models -- Astronomical image processing -- Astrophysics -- Aten asteroids -- Aten asteroids: 2062 Aten -- Atmospheric opacity -- Ball of light particle model -- Black holes -- Blazars -- Bolide -- Bremsstrahlung radiation -- Cancer -- Canis Major -- Canis Minor -- Capricornus -- Cassiopeia -- Celestial mechanics -- Centaur -- Ceres: 1 Ceres -- Ceto: 65489 Ceto -- CNO Cycle -- Coma (Comet anatomy) -- Combustion in space -- Comet anatomy -- Compton scattering -- Constellations -- Core navigation system -- Corona Australis -- Corona Borealis -- Cosmic inflation -- Crux -- Crystal spectroscopy -- Curiosity -- Dactyl: (243) Ida I Dactyl -- Dark energy -- Dark matter -- Dawn mission -- Deep-space navigation -- Dysnomia: (136199) Eris I Dysnomia -- Earth -- Earth-imaging satellites -- 136199 Eris -- 433 Eros -- Fireball -- Fuel systems -- Galaxy types -- Galileo (ESA) -- Gas-grain models -- Gas-phase models -- Gemini -- GLONASS -- GPS -- Hertzsprung gap -- High-mass stars -- Hubble's galaxy classification -- Hydrogen cloud -- International Space Station (ISS) -- Interstellar chemistry -- Inverse Compton scattering -- (216) Kleopatra -- Kleopatra's moons: (216) Kleopatra I Alexhelios and II Cleoselene -- Koronis asteroids: 243 Ida -- Kuiper Belt objects (KBOs)
  • Langmuir-Hinshelwood model -- Laser bees -- Launch vehicle aerodynamics -- Leo -- Libra -- Mars -- Mass attenuation coefficients -- Mercury -- Messier catalog -- Milky Way's structure -- Mir -- Moon impacts (General) -- Morgan-Keenan classification system (MK or MKK) -- Near Shoemaker -- NEOWISE -- Neptune -- Neutrino astrophysics -- Neutron star -- Nucleosynthesis -- Nucleus (Comet anatomy) -- OB stars -- Orbit plotting -- Orion -- 4450 Pan -- Particle acceleration -- Phorcys: (65489) Ceto I Phorcys -- Photometry -- Pisces -- Planet spin-orbit coupling -- Plasma physics -- Pluto -- Quark star -- Quasar (quasi-stellar radio source) -- Red giant -- Rocket engines and rocketry -- Sagittarius -- Scattered disk objects (SDOs) -- Scorpius -- 90377 Sedna -- Space navigation systems -- Space robotics -- Space transportation systems -- Space-time properties -- Sputnik space program -- Star structure -- Star-forming regions -- Stellar classification -- Stellar population mapping -- Stellar remnants -- Sub-brown dwarfs -- Supernova remnants -- Tail (Comet anatomy) -- Taurus -- Theoretical astrophysics -- Three-body problem -- Trans-Neptunian objects -- Trojan asteroids -- Ursa Major -- Ursa Minor -- Venus -- 4 Vesta -- Virgo -- Wormholes -- XMM-Newton -- Appendices -- Nobel Notes -- Glossary -- Bibliography -- Web Resources -- Timeline of Space Exploration -- Famous Figures and Events in Astronomy -- Subject Index
Control code
1583867
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 400 pages
Isbn
9781619259485
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (mostly color), charts, map, portrait

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