Category: Astronomy


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Black Holes, White Dwarfs and Neutron Stars

By: Shapiro, Stuart L. And Saul A. Teukolsky

Price: $95.00

Publisher: John Wiley and Sons: 1983

Seller ID: 28049

Condition: Very Good

The physics of compact objects. 645 pp. with over 250 exercises, including several small scale computer problems, boxes summarizing major points and carefully constructed tables and illustrations. A reference volume on the latest theoretical and observational developments of the time. Laminated pictorial cover. Very minor stain on rear bottom corner edge of the last fifty pages, but does not affect any portion of the volume. View more info

Highlights of Modern Astrophysics

By: Shapiro, Stuart L. And Saul Teukolsky (Editors)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc. 1986:

Seller ID: 9008

Near Fine/Near Fine. First Printing. Concepts and controversies. 389 pp. with numerous diagrams and formulae throughout. View more info


By: Trefil, James S.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Smithsonian Books/Pantheon Books: 1985

Seller ID: 28383

Condition: VG++

The Smithsonian views the universe. Stated first edition. 255 pp. with over 300 color and black and white photographs and illustrations throughout. An excellent visual and factual portrait of the universe as seen in the early 1980's. The author, with his scientifically accurate and stylistically captivating, lucid explanations, explains the most complex theories of our universe. View more info

The Cosmic Inquirers

By: Tucker, Wallace and Karen Tucker

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harvard Univ. Press, 1986:

Seller ID: 9009

Near Fine/Near Fine. Modern telescopes and their makers. 221 pp. with photographs. View more info

Planetary, Lunar and Solar Positions

By: Tuckerman, Bryant

Price: $50.00

Publisher: The Amer. Philosophical Soc. 1962:

Seller ID: 9773

VG++/VG++. 601 B. C. to A. D. 1 at five day and ten day intervals. Vol. 56. 333 pp. View more info

Recreations in Astronomy

By: Warren, Henry White

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chautauqua Press: 1886

Seller ID: 18107

Condition: VG+

With directions for practical experiments and telescopic work. 284 pp. with 83 illustrations and maps of stars as well as a glossary of astronomical terms and index. Brown boards with gilt lettering on spine. View more info

Wonders of the Night Sky

By: Zigel, F.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Moscow: Mir Publications, 1968: 1968

Seller ID: 15856

Condition: Very Good

Very Good. Revised from the 1964 Russian edition and translated by George Yankovsky. 208 pp. with 5 appendices as well as numerous fold out celestial maps throughout. Previous owner listed neatly, a list of constellations and where they are located in the volume. These appear on the front end page of the volume. Scarce. View more info