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Astronomy & allied sciences

Stellar Magnetism (2nd edition)

ISBN : 9780199641741

Price(incl.tax): 
¥21,912
Author: 
Leon Mestel
Pages
744 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
183 x 255 mm
Pub date
Feb 2012
Series
International Series of Monographs on Physics
Ongoing studies in mathematical depth, and inferences from 'helioseismological' observations of the internal solar rotation have shown up the limitations in our knowledge of the solar interior and of ... Read more

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Telescopes: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780198745860

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¥1,628
Author: 
Geoffrey Cottrell
Pages
168 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
119 x 174 mm
Pub date
Dec 2016
Series
Very Short Introductions
Explains the principles behind telescopes of different types from optical and radio to X ray and gamma ray, and the main events in their history Describes the range of modern telescopes, Earth-ba ... Read more

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The Ballet of the Planets: A Mathematician's Musings on the Elegance of Planetary Motion

ISBN : 9780199891009

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¥6,303
Author: 
Donald C. Benson
Pages
192 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 242 mm
Pub date
Jun 2012
The Ballet of the Planets unravels the beautiful mystery of planetary motion, revealing how our understanding of astronomy evolved from Archimedes and Ptolemy to Copernicus, Kepler, and Newton. Mathem ... Read more

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The History of Time: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780192804990

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¥1,628
Author: 
Leofranc Holford-Strevens
Pages
160 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
111 x 174 mm
Pub date
Aug 2005
Series
Very Short Introductions
An absorbing exploration of an aspect of our lives which we all take for granted An accessible look at an immensely complicated subject, using original research and a range of tables and diagrams ... Read more

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The Nature of Time

ISBN : 9780199599332

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¥9,130
Author: 
Ulrich Meyer
Pages
176 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 220 mm
Pub date
Jul 2013
The theory of relativity convinced many philosophers that space and time are fundamentally alike, and that they are mere aspects of a more fundamental space-time. In The Nature of Time, Ulrich Meyer a ... Read more

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The Oxford Companion to Cosmology

ISBN : 9780199560844

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¥2,739
Author: 
Andrew Liddle; Jon Loveday
Pages
360 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
131 x 196 mm
Pub date
Apr 2009
Series
Oxford Quick Reference
An authoritative new reference title in this enduringly popular subject - now available as part of the acclaimed Oxford Paperback Reference series Over 350 in-depth entries cover the modern view ... Read more

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The Story of Collapsing Stars: Black Holes, Naked Singularities, and the Cosmic Play of Quantum Gravity

ISBN : 9780198818878

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¥2,739
Author: 
Pankaj S. Joshi
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Feb 2018
Journeys into one of the most fascinating intellectual adventures of recent decades Describes exciting possibilities related to black holes and naked singularities Discusses observational impli ... Read more

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The Story of Collapsing Stars: Black Holes, Naked Singularities, and the Cosmic Play of Quantum Gravity

ISBN : 9780199686766

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¥4,840
Author: 
Pankaj S. Joshi
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
147 x 223 mm
Pub date
Jan 2015
Journeys into one of the most fascinating intellectual adventures of recent decades Describes exciting possibilities related to black holes and naked singularities Discusses observational impli ... Read more

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Time Restored: The Harrison Timekeepers and R.T. Gould, the Man Who Knew (almost) Everything

ISBN : 9780199606719

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¥6,479
Author: 
Jonathan Betts
Pages
480 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
146 x 215 mm
Pub date
May 2011
This is the story of Rupert T. Gould (1890-1948), the polymath and horologist. A remarkable man, Lt Cmdr Gould made important contributions in an extraordinary range of subject areas throughout his re ... Read more

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Totality: The Great American Eclipses of 2017 and 2024

ISBN : 9780198795698

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¥4,565
Author: 
Mark Littmann; Fred Espenak
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 240 mm
Pub date
May 2017
Totality: The Great American Eclipses is a complete guide to the most stunning of celestial sights, total eclipses of the Sun. It focuses on the eclipses of August 21, 2017 and April 8, 2024 that pas ... Read more

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