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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher McGraw-Hill College
Publication date January 7, 2016
Pages 516
Binding Paperback
Edition 8
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780073513911
ISBN-10 0073513911
Dimensions 0.75 by 8.25 by 10.75 in.
Weight 2.30 lbs.
Original list price $232.55
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: The eighth edition of Explorations: An Introduction to Astronomy strives to share with students a sense of wonder about the universe and the dynamic, ever-changing science of astronomy. Written for students of various educational backgrounds, Explorations emphasizes current information, a visually exciting art package, accessible writing, and accuracy. The new edition also features the most complete technology support package offered with any astronomy text.

Editions
Hardcover
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With Stephen E. Schneider | 6 edition from Glencoe/McGraw-Hill School Pub Co (September 24, 2009)
9780078935473 | details & prices | 571 pages | 6.75 × 11.00 × 1.00 in. | 3.35 lbs | List price $156.00
About: Explorations: An Introduction to Astronomy is built on the foundation of its well known writing style, accuracy, and emphasis on current information.
With Stephen E. Schneider | 5 har/cdr edition from McGraw-Hill Science Engineering (September 21, 2007)
9780073347233 | details & prices | 594 pages | 8.25 × 10.75 × 1.00 in. | 3.40 lbs | List price $155.15
About: Arny: Explorations-An Introduction to Astronomy, 5th edition, is built on the foundation of its well known writing style, accuracy, and emphasis on current information.
4 pck edition from McGraw-Hill College (February 24, 2005)
9780073040790 | details & prices | 8.50 × 11.00 × 1.25 in. | 3.40 lbs | List price $155.15
3 pck edition from McGraw-Hill College (June 1, 2003)
9780072866209 | details & prices | 8.50 × 10.75 × 1.25 in. | 3.45 lbs | List price $105.45
About: Arny: Explorations-An Introduction to Astronomy, 3rd edition Updated, is built on the foundation of its well known writing style, accuracy, and emphasis on current information.
3 edition from McGraw-Hill (December 1, 2002)
9789990001600 | details & prices | List price $0.02
from William C Brown Pub (January 1, 1994)
9780815101383 | details & prices | 8.50 × 10.50 × 1.00 in. | 3.15 lbs | List price $47.65
About: This text is written specifically to address non-science students and to introduce them to astronomy.
Paperback
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The price comparison is for this edition
With Stephen E. Schneider | 8 edition from McGraw-Hill College (January 7, 2016)
9780073513911 | details & prices | 516 pages | 8.25 × 10.75 × 0.75 in. | 2.30 lbs | List price $232.55
About: The eighth edition of Explorations: An Introduction to Astronomy strives to share with students a sense of wonder about the universe and the dynamic, ever-changing science of astronomy.
With Stephen E. Schneider | 7 edition from McGraw-Hill Science Engineering (January 31, 2013)
9780073512228 | details & prices | 520 pages | 8.50 × 10.50 × 1.00 in. | 2.65 lbs | List price $247.80
About: The seventh edition of Explorations: An Introduction to Astronomy strives to share with students a sense of wonder about the universe and the dynamic, ever-changing science of astronomy.
With Stephen E. Schneider | 6 unbnd edition from McGraw-Hill Science Engineering (December 20, 2010)
9780077497729 | details & prices | 571 pages | 8.00 × 10.50 × 1.00 in. | 2.65 lbs | List price $151.95
About: Arny: Explorations-An Introduction to Astronomy, 6th edition, is built on the foundation of its well known writing style, accuracy, and emphasis on current information.
With Stephen E. Schneider | 5 pap/cdr edition from McGraw-Hill Science Engineering (September 14, 2007)
9780073347226 | details & prices | 594 pages | 8.50 × 11.00 × 1.75 in. | 2.90 lbs | List price $155.15
About: Arny: Explorations-An Introduction to Astronomy, 5th edition, is built on the foundation of its well known writing style, accuracy, and emphasis on current information.
3 pck edition from McGraw-Hill College (December 1, 2003)
9780072997002 | details & prices | 8.00 × 11.00 × 0.75 in. | 2.85 lbs | List price $112.20
About: Arny: Explorations-An Introduction to Astronomy, 3rd edition Updated, is built on the foundation of its well known writing style, accuracy, and emphasis on current information.
3 updated edition from McGraw-Hill College (January 1, 2003)
9780072465709 | details & prices | 586 pages | 8.50 × 11.00 × 0.75 in. | 2.80 lbs | List price $105.44
About: Written in a clear, concise style for the non-science major, this edition uses analogies and everyday examples to present the most current information about astronomy in a way that students can easily understand.
3 pck sub edition from McGraw-Hill Science Engineering (June 1, 2001)
9780072486674 | details & prices | 8.50 × 11.00 × 1.00 in. | 2.85 lbs | List price $137.05
About: Arny: Explorations-An Introduction to Astronomy, 3rd edition, is built on the foundation of its well known writing style, accuracy, and emphasis on current information.
With Prima Games (other contributor) | 2nd bk&cdr edition from McGraw-Hill College (May 1, 2000)
9780072415575 | details & prices | List price $80.95
This edition also contains Psx & Ps2 Greatest Hits Codebook: Codes For Over 200 Greatest Hits Games
About: Written in a clear, concise style for the non-science major, this edition uses analogies and everyday examples to present the most current information about astronomy in a way that students can easily understand.
2 pap/cdr edition from William C Brown Pub (September 1, 1999)
9780075611127 | details & prices | 8.50 × 11.00 × 0.75 in. | 2.80 lbs | List price $89.50
About: Providing an introduction to astronomy for students with a non-science background, this text and interactive CD-ROM has analogies comparing astronomical events and phenomenon with everyday examples.
With William A. Pencak (other contributor), Daniel K. Richter (other contributor) | 2nd bk&cdr edition from McGraw-Hill College (July 1, 1999)
9780072339345 | details & prices | 9.00 × 11.25 × 1.00 in. | 2.75 lbs | List price $84.50
This edition also contains Friends and Enemies in Penn's Woods: Indians, Colonists, and the Racial Construction of Pennsylvania
About: This text is written specifically to address non-science students and to introduce them to astronomy.
2 pck edition from McGraw-Hill College (January 1, 1998)
9780075611912 | details & prices | 8.25 × 10.50 × 1.25 in. | 3.55 lbs | List price $93.40
from William C Brown Pub (January 1, 1994)
9780801674235 | details & prices | 8.25 × 10.25 × 1.00 in. | 2.50 lbs | List price $79.90
About: This text is written specifically to address non-science students and to introduce them to astronomy.

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