21st Century Astronomy: Stars and Galaxies / Edition 2

21st Century Astronomy: Stars and Galaxies / Edition 2

by Jeff Hester, David Burstein, George Blumenthal, Ronald Greeley
     
 

ISBN-10: 0393930106

ISBN-13: 9780393930108

Pub. Date: 01/03/2007

Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.

The Second Edition of 21st Century Astronomy reaffirms its status as the most current and authoritative text for introductory courses.
Written by a team of specialists who are also experienced teachers, this accessible text fosters scientific literacy by relating core concepts in modern astronomy to the real-world process of science. Retaining the lively prose

Overview

The Second Edition of 21st Century Astronomy reaffirms its status as the most current and authoritative text for introductory courses.
Written by a team of specialists who are also experienced teachers, this accessible text fosters scientific literacy by relating core concepts in modern astronomy to the real-world process of science. Retaining the lively prose and narrative style of the previous edition, the text now offers improved pedagogy, an expanded art program, and dynamic new multimedia tools for students and instructors. The text is also now available in a comprehensive one-volume edition, a flexible ebook format, or two separate volumes, one focusing on the solar system and the other focusing on stars and galaxies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393930108
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
01/03/2007
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
726
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.80(d)

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