Modern History

  • Paul Hodge
Part of the Astrophysics and Space Science Library book series (ASSL, volume 176)


In order to place the many recent diverse studies of M31 in perspective, this chapter gives a brief summary of the more important recent discoveries and studies. Following chapters then take up the different components individually in more depth. For simplicity, references are not given here, but will be found in later chapters as appropriate.


Star Formation Globular Cluster Dust Cloud Planetary Nebula Spiral Pattern 
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© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • Paul Hodge
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  1. 1.Department of AstronomyUniversity of WashingtonSeattleUSA

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