"This is a truly astonishing book, invaluable for anyone with an interest in astronomy and surely the bargain of the year."
"Just the thing for a first year university science course."
"This is a beautiful book in both concept and execution."
---Sky & Telescope
â Part 1: Basic Principles.- Part II: The Stars.- Part III: Galaxies and Cosmology.- Part IV: The Solar System and Life.- Epilogue.- Appendices
Series: Series of Books in Astronomy
Number Of Pages: 584
Published: 1st January 1982
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 28.91 x 21.74
Weight (kg): 1.67
Edition Number: 1
Edition Type: New edition