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The de Vaucouleurs atlas of galaxies

Author: Gérard de Vaucouleurs, Astronom Frankreich USA; Ronald James Buta, Astrophysiker.; Harold G Corwin; Stephen C Odewahn
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Map : Atlas : English
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This atlas provides a comprehensive illustration of the morphology of galaxies and how they are classified in the revised Hubble system developed by Gerard de Vaucouleurs. This volume makes his  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Atlas
Material Type: Atlas
Document Type: Map
All Authors / Contributors: Gérard de Vaucouleurs, Astronom Frankreich USA; Ronald James Buta, Astrophysiker.; Harold G Corwin; Stephen C Odewahn
ISBN: 9780521820486 0521820480
OCLC Number: 638288947
Description: 1 Atlas (344 S.) : mehrfarbige Karten
Cartographic Mathematical Data: Versch. Massstäbe
Contents: 1. Galaxy classification; 2. Recent classification developments; 3. Production of the atlas; 4. The Atlas; 5. Physical galaxy morphology; 6. Epilogue; 7. Gerard de Vaucouleurs: a brief biography; 8. Appendix: basic data for atlas galaxies; 9. References; Index.
Other Titles: Atlas of galaxies
Responsibility: Ronald J. Buta, Harold G. Corwin, Stephen C. Odewahn.

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