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Larousse encyclopedia of astronomy,

Author: Lucien Rudaux; Gérard De Vaucouleurs
Publisher: New York, Prometheus Press, 1959.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A profusely illustrated treatise dealing with the background, methodology, and concept of astronomy. Includes 19 chapters in four parts; (1) The splendour of the heavens, (2) The empire of the sun, (3) The realm of the stars, and (4) Astronomical instruments and techniques. Indexed.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rudaux, Lucien, 1874-1947.
Larousse encyclopedia of astronomy.
New York, Prometheus Press, 1959
(OCoLC)624448400
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lucien Rudaux; Gérard De Vaucouleurs
OCLC Number: 1099568
Notes: Translation of Astronomie; les astres, l'univers.
Description: vii, 506 pages illustrations, 12 plates (some color) charts, diagrams 30 cm
Other Titles: Astronomie.
Responsibility: by Lucien Rudaux and G. de Vaucouleurs. With an introd. by F.L. Whipple. [Translated by Michael Guest and John B. Sidgwick and rev. by Z. Kopal].

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A profusely illustrated treatise dealing with the background, methodology, and concept of astronomy. Includes 19 chapters in four parts; (1) The splendour of the heavens, (2) The empire of the sun, (3) The realm of the stars, and (4) Astronomical instruments and techniques. Indexed.

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