The Universe in X-Rays

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ISBN: 978-3-540-34411-7 (Print) 978-3-540-34412-4 (Online)

Table of contents (26 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xix

  2. X-Ray Astronomical Instrumentation

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      Pages 3-4

      Overview

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      Pages 5-14

      Proportional Counters

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      Pages 15-19

      Scintillation Counters

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      Pages 21-28

      Imaging Proportional Counters

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      Pages 29-39

      Aperture Modulation Telescopes

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      Pages 41-50

      Wolter Optics

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      Pages 51-71

      CCD Detectors

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      Pages 73-82

      High Resolution Spectroscopy

  3. Galactic X-Ray Astronomy

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      Pages 85-96

      Solar System Objects

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      Pages 97-131

      Nuclear Burning Stars

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      Pages 133-143

      White Dwarfs

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      Pages 145-168

      X-Ray Emission of Cataclysmic Variables and Related Objects

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      Pages 169-182

      Classical Novae

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      Pages 183-216

      Pulsars and Isolated Neutron Stars

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      Pages 217-236

      Accreting Neutron Stars

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      Pages 237-259

      Black-Hole Binaries

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      Pages 261-310

      X-Ray Studies of Supernovae and Supernova Remnants

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      Pages 311-331

      The Interstellar Medium

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      Pages 333-344

      The Galactic Center

  4. Extragalactic X-Ray Astronomy

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      Pages 347-365

      X-Rays from Nearby Galaxies

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