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Universe

Author: Roger A Freedman; Robert M Geller; William J Kaufmann
Publisher: New York : W.H. Freeman and Company, a Macmillan Higher Education Company, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Tenth editionView all editions and formats
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Universe evolves alongside the science of astronomy itself, incorporating both the latest discoveries and the latest tools for teaching and learning. As always, the tenth edition focuses on the process of scientific inquiry - how we know what we know. It also excels at dispelling widely held misconceptions and helping students avoid common pitfalls.
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Genre/Form: Textbooks
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Roger A Freedman; Robert M Geller; William J Kaufmann
ISBN: 9781464124921 1464124922 9781464136832 1464136831 9781319042387 1319042384
OCLC Number: 880656681
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 volume (various pagings) : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 28 cm
Contents: Introducing astronomy --
Planets and moons --
Stars and stellar evolution --
Galaxies and cosmology.
Responsibility: Roger A. Freedman, University of California, Santa Barbara, Robert M. Geller, University of California, Santa Barbara, William J. Kaufmann, III, San Diego State University.
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The tenth edition of Universe continues the tradition of fostering in students a deep appreciation of astronomy through clear explanations of key topics and multifaceted interactions with the  Read more...

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