Astronomy

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Galileo: A Very Short Introduction
OUP Oxford (2001)
US$7.99

In a startling reinterpretation of the evidence, Stillman Drake advances the hypothesis that...

The Galileo Affair: A Documentary History

In 1633 the Roman Inquisition concluded the trial of Galileo Galilei with a condemnation for heresy....

Astronomy: A Physical Perspective
US$66.50

A comprehensive introduction to astronomical objects and phenomena, for undergraduate students.

Bad Astronomy: Misconceptions and Misuses Revealed, from Astrology to the Moon Landing "Hoax"

Bad Astronomy

Misconceptions and Misuses Revealed, from Astrology to the Moon Landing "Hoax"

Wiley (2002)
US$13.99

Advance praise for Philip Plait s Bad Astronomy "Bad Astronomy is just plain good! Philip Plait...

Astronomy Demystified
US$24.00

THE FAST AND PAINLESS WAY TO GRASP THE FUNDAMENTALS OF BASIC ASTRONOMY . . . WITHOUT FORMAL TRAINING...

A Skywatcher's Year
US$40.50

Something to look for and enjoy, week by week throughout the year.

Gravitational N-Body Simulations: Tools and Algorithms
US$59.50

Unique coverage of numerical simulation of gravitational systems, including the mathematics for...

Galileo in Rome: The Rise and Fall of a Troublesome Genius

Galileo in Rome

The Rise and Fall of a Troublesome Genius

US$13.99

The book offers a fascinating account of the six trips Galileo made to Rome, from his first visit at...

Astronomy Methods: A Physical Approach to Astronomical Observations

Astronomy Methods

A Physical Approach to Astronomical Observations

US$72.99

A 2003 introduction to basic practical tools, methods and phenomena that underlie quantitative...

Astronomy Made Simple
US$5.99

See the skies in a whole new light. Take a tour of the universe, from our local solar system to the...