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By Hannu Karttunen,Pekka Kröger,Heikki Oja,Markku Poutanen,Karl Johan Donner

Fundamental Astronomy is a well-balanced, finished creation to classical and glossy astronomy. whereas emphasizing either the astronomical thoughts and the underlying actual rules, the textual content presents a valid foundation for extra profound experiences within the astronomical sciences. this can be the 5th variation of the profitable undergraduate textbook and reference paintings. it's been generally modernized and prolonged within the elements facing extragalactic astronomy and cosmology. additionally, you will locate augmented sections at the sunlight process and extrasolar planets in addition to a brand new bankruptcy on astrobiology. lengthy thought of a typical textual content for actual technological know-how majors, primary Astronomy can be a superb reference paintings for committed novice astronomers.

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