2007

Fundamental Astronomy

ISBN: 978-3-540-34143-7 (Print) 978-3-540-34144-4 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XI

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    Pages 1-9

    Introduction

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    Pages 11-45

    Spherical Astronomy

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    Pages 47-82

    Observations and Instruments

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    Pages 83-93

    Photometric Concepts and Magnitudes

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    Pages 95-112

    Radiation Mechanisms

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    Pages 113-130

    Celestial Mechanics

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    Pages 131-205

    The Solar System

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    Pages 207-219

    Stellar Spectra

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    Pages 221-227

    Binary Stars and Stellar Masses

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    Pages 229-242

    Stellar Structure

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    Pages 243-261

    Stellar Evolution

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    Pages 263-277

    The Sun

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    Pages 279-290

    Variable Stars

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    Pages 291-305

    Compact Stars

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    Pages 307-338

    The Interstellar Medium

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    Pages 339-345

    Star Clusters and Associations

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    Pages 347-366

    The Milky Way

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    Pages 367-391

    Galaxies

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    Pages 393-414

    Cosmology

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    Pages 415-428

    Astrobiology

  22. Back Matter

    Pages 430-510