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The Planetary System

3.5 of 5 stars 3.50  ·  rating details  ·  8 ratings  ·  2 reviews
Co-authors Morrison and Owen are leading researchers in planetary astronomy today, and this book reflects their expertise and excitement for the subject. Drawing on recent findings, this authoritative, up-to-date book gives a straightforward account of our solar system. Written in an informal style with minimal use of mathematics, this book is ideal for beginning non-scien ...more
Hardcover, 570 pages
Published November 30th 1992 by Addison Wesley Publishing Company (first published January 1988)
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Mar 01, 2009 Astrila rated it 4 of 5 stars  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: Astronomers
Recommended to Astrila by: UNM
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It could go more in depth, but it's a very pretty, good basic book. This was my college textbook for Planetary Astronomy.
Ron Fitzwater
Yes, I am this much of a geek.
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