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            Galaxies, Clusters, Intergalactic Matter

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            Black Hole: How an Idea Abandoned by Newtonians, Hated by Einstein, and Gambled On by Hawking Became Loved

            Black Hole: How an Idea Abandoned by Newtonians, Hated by Einstein, and Gambled On by Hawking Became Loved (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Bartusiak, Marcia

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            The contentious history of the idea of the black hole the most fascinating and bizarre celestial object in the heavens

            ISBN 9780300219661
            Published 15 May 2016 by Yale University Press
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            Physical Processes in Circumstellar Disks Around Young Stars

            Physical Processes in Circumstellar Disks Around Young Stars (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            Edited by Garcia, Paulo J. V.

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            Circumstellar disks are vast expanses of dust that form around new stars in the earliest stages of their birth. This work covers a range of scientific knowledge that helps in understanding circumstellar disks, including chemical processes, the properties of dust and gases, hydrod ...

            ISBN 9780226282299
            Published 15 April 2011 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Active Galactic Nuclei: From the Central Black Hole to the Galactic Environment
             

            Active Galactic Nuclei: From the Central Black Hole to the Galactic Environment (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Krolik, Julian H.

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            Begins by addressing basic questions about active galactic nuclei: What are they? How can they be found? How do they evolve? This book assesses the evidence for massive black holes and considers how they generate power by accretion. It discusses X-ray and g-ray emission, radio em ...

            ISBN 9780691011516
            Published 15 December 1998
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Princeton Series in Astrophysics
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            Active Galactic Nuclei: From the Central Black Hole to the Galactic Environment

            Active Galactic Nuclei: From the Central Black Hole to the Galactic Environment (Hardback, illustrated edition)

            By Krolik, Julian H.

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            Begins by addressing basic questions about active galactic nuclei: What are they? How can they be found? How do they evolve? This book assesses the evidence for massive black holes and considers how they generate power by accretion. It explores the mysteries of what ignites, fuel ...

            ISBN 9780691011523
            Published 15 December 1998
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Princeton Series in Astrophysics
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            Physics of the Interstellar and Intergalactic Medium

            Physics of the Interstellar and Intergalactic Medium (Hardback)

            By Draine, Bruce T.

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            Focuses on the astrophysics of the interstellar and intergalactic medium - the gas and dust, as well as the electromagnetic radiation, cosmic rays, and magnetic and gravitational fields, present between the stars in a galaxy and also between galaxies themselves. This title covers ...

            ISBN 9780691122137
            Published 15 February 2011
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Princeton Series in Astrophysics
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            Stellar Evolution: An Exploration from the Observatory
             

            Stellar Evolution: An Exploration from the Observatory (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Struve, Otto

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            The description for this book, Stellar Evolution: An Exploration from the Observatory, will be forthcoming.

            ISBN 9780691627410
            Published 15 November 2015
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Princeton Legacy Library
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            Cosmology
             

            Cosmology (Hardback)

            By Vittorio, Nicola

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            Written by one of the world's leading cosmologists, this brand new textbook provides graduate students with coverage of the very latest developments in the field. The most recent experimental results are discussed, together with the corresponding constraints on cosmological param ...

            ISBN 9781498731324
            Published 21 November 2017 by Taylor & Francis Inc
            Interest Age 16+ years
            Series Series in Astronomy and Astrophysics
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            Stars: A Very Short Introduction

            Stars: A Very Short Introduction (Paperback)

            By King, Andrew

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            Stars are a constant source of fascination. In this Very Short Introduction Andrew King introduces us to the science of stars; how they are born, how they live, and how they die. He shows how understanding the stars is the key to understanding the galaxies they inhabit, and how t ...

            ISBN 9780199602926
            Published 26 September 2012 by Oxford University Press (S3)
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            Series Very Short Introductions
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            Stars

            Stars (Paperback, Revised ed.)

            By Simon, Seymour

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            Provides the most up-to-date information about the many varieties of stars. The full-page photographs and computer drawings are breathtaking . (Kirkus Reviews). Handsome and informative, a must for the science shelf .--ALA Booklist.

            ISBN 9780060890018
            Published 11 August 2006 by HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 5-9 years
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            Large-Scale Structure of the Universe
             

            Large-Scale Structure of the Universe (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Peebles, P. J. E.

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            Opinions on the large-scale structure of the early universe range from primeval chaos to a well-ordered mass distribution. This work argues that the evolution proceeded from a nearly uniform initial state to a progressively irregular and clumpy universe. It also describes progres ...

            ISBN 9780691082400
            Published 15 November 1980
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Princeton series in physics
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