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By Akos Kereszturi (editor)

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9783319265599 | 2 edition (Springer Verlag, January 31, 2019), cover price $2250.00

Product Description: Written by a bestselling author, this is a modern view of the dynamics and evolution of star clusters combined with thorough coverage of the computational techniques. Targeted, relatively simple programs are used to demonstrate basic points of physics, whereby these programs may be linked to show how the combination of physical processes can lead to qualitatively new behavior...read more

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9783527410965 | Vch Pub, January 8, 1991, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: Written by a bestselling author, this is a modern view of the dynamics and evolution of star clusters combined with thorough coverage of the computational techniques.

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Product Description: The book presents an advanced tool for experimentalists using spectral lineshapes for diagnostics of laboratory or astrophysical plasmas, and for theorists helping the experimentalists in interpreting the experimental line profiles...read more

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9789814699075 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, July 31, 2017, cover price $78.00 | About this edition: The book presents an advanced tool for experimentalists using spectral lineshapes for diagnostics of laboratory or astrophysical plasmas, and for theorists helping the experimentalists in interpreting the experimental line profiles.

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Product Description: "If Ms. Frizzle were a physics student of Stephen Hawking, she might have written THE UNIVERSE IN YOUR HAND, a wild tour through the reaches of time and space, from the interior of a proton to the Big Bang to the rough suburbs of a black hole...read more

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9781250069528 | Flatiron Books, April 19, 2016, cover price $27.99 | About this edition: "If Ms.

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9781250076410 | Flatiron Books, April 4, 2017, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: "If Ms.

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9781504684361 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, April 19, 2016), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Christophe Galfard's mission in life is to spread modern scientific ideas to the general public in entertaining ways.
9781504684354 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, April 19, 2016), cover price $29.95

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Product Description: Our goal is to produce a comprehensive handbook of the current state of the art of astronomical instrumentation with a forward view encompassing the next decade. The target audience is graduate students with an interest in astronomical instrumentation, as well as practitioners interested in learning about the state of the art in another wavelength band or field closely related to the one in which they currently work...read more
By David N. Burrows (editor)

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9789814644310 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, March 31, 2017, cover price $1580.00 | About this edition: Our goal is to produce a comprehensive handbook of the current state of the art of astronomical instrumentation with a forward view encompassing the next decade.

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Product Description: From Pulitzer Prize nominee Lawrence Weschler, a fascinating profile of Walter Murch, a film legend and amateur astrophysicist whose investigations could reshape our understanding of the universe.For film aficionados, Walter Murch is legendary--a three-time Academy Award winner, arguably the most admired sound and film editor in the world for his work on Apocalypse Now, The Godfather trilogy, The English Patient, and many others...read more

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9781632867186 | Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, January 31, 2017, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: From Pulitzer Prize nominee Lawrence Weschler, a fascinating profile of Walter Murch, a film legend and amateur astrophysicist whose investigations could reshape our understanding of the universe.

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Product Description: An award-winning science writer takes us into the lab to answer some of life's biggest questions: How was the universe created? And could we create our own?What if you could become God, with the ability to build a whole new universe? As startling as it sounds, modern physics suggests that within the next two decades, scientists may be able to perform this seemingly divine feat-to concoct an entirely new baby universe, complete with its own physical laws, star systems, galaxies, and even intelligent life...read more

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9780465065912 | Basic Books, January 31, 2017, cover price $27.99 | About this edition: An award-winning science writer takes us into the lab to answer some of life's biggest questions: How was the universe created?

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Product Description: The study of exoplanetary atmospheres―that is, of planets orbiting stars beyond our solar system―may be our best hope for discovering life elsewhere in the universe. This dynamic, interdisciplinary field requires practitioners to apply knowledge from atmospheric and climate science, astronomy and astrophysics, chemistry, geology and geophysics, planetary science, and even biology...read more

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9780691166971 | Princeton Univ Pr, January 10, 2017, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: The study of exoplanetary atmospheres―that is, of planets orbiting stars beyond our solar system―may be our best hope for discovering life elsewhere in the universe.

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9780691166988 | Reprint edition (Princeton Univ Pr, January 10, 2017), cover price $65.00 | About this edition: The study of exoplanetary atmospheres―that is, of planets orbiting stars beyond our solar system―may be our best hope for discovering life elsewhere in the universe.

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Product Description: David Stevenson’s new book links the meteorology of the Earth to that of other planets, stars, and clusters of galaxies, showing the similarities and differences between terrestrial weather and that of weather on other worlds. Because Earth is not unique in having weather, there is much to learn from other planets with atmospheres that show the movement of energy from hotter to colder areas...read more

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9783319256771 | Springer Verlag, June 10, 2016, cover price $34.99 | About this edition: David Stevenson’s new book links the meteorology of the Earth to that of other planets, stars, and clusters of galaxies, showing the similarities and differences between terrestrial weather and that of weather on other worlds.

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Product Description: This book will develop the basic form of renormalized field theories as specified in the subtitle and leads to the important consequences and questions to be solved. The topics covered include Regge parametrization, classification of elementary particles, symmetry of baryons and mesons, unified interactions of leptons and hadrons, as well as nongravitational local gauge field theories and others...read more
By Peter Minkowski (editor)

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9789814723053 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, December 31, 2016, cover price $158.00 | About this edition: This book will develop the basic form of renormalized field theories as specified in the subtitle and leads to the important consequences and questions to be solved.

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Product Description: Humanity has always looked to the stars, but it hasn’t been until relatively recently that we have managed to travel into space. Carolyn Collins Petersen takes us on a journey from the first space pioneers and their work, through the First World Warled technological advances in rocketry that formed the basis for the Space Age, to the increasing corporate interest in space...read more

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9781445656038 | Amberley Pub Plc, December 31, 2016, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Humanity has always looked to the stars, but it hasn’t been until relatively recently that we have managed to travel into space.

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Product Description: The rapidly growing field of astrochemistry focuses on the chemistry occurring in stars, planets, and the interstellar medium, bringing together elements of chemistry, physics, astrophysics, and biology. Astrochemistry describes the chemical history of the Universe, our solar system, and our planet...read more

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9781783268238 | Imperial College Pr, May 31, 2016, cover price $74.00

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9781786340382 | Reprint edition (World Scientific Pub Co Inc, February 1, 2017), cover price $38.00 | About this edition: The rapidly growing field of astrochemistry focuses on the chemistry occurring in stars, planets, and the interstellar medium, bringing together elements of chemistry, physics, astrophysics, and biology.
9781783268245 | Imperial College Pr, May 31, 2016, cover price $38.00 | About this edition: Starting with the Big Bang, this book tells the story of the development of chemistry within our universe to the present day.

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Product Description: Right now, above our heads—nearly imperceptible to us but hugely important to how we live—are thousands of man-made objects that we have sent into space. Ubiquitous but mysterious, satellites are the technological infrastructure of our globally connected world, helping us do everything from orient ourselves on a map to watch our favorite television shows...read more

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9781780236599 | Reaktion Books, November 15, 2016, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Right now, above our heads—nearly imperceptible to us but hugely important to how we live—are thousands of man-made objects that we have sent into space.

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Product Description: From a leading planetary scientist and an award-winning science writer, a propulsive account of the developments and initiatives that have transformed the dream of space colonization into something that may well be achievable.   We are at the cusp of a golden age in space science, as increasingly more entrepreneurs—Elon Musk, Richard Branson, Jeff Bezos—are seduced by the commercial potential of human access to space...read more

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9780804197977 | Pantheon Books, November 15, 2016, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: From a leading planetary scientist and an award-winning science writer, a propulsive account of the developments and initiatives that have transformed the dream of space colonization into something that may well be achievable.

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Product Description: As space ventures have become more numerous, leading scientists and theorists have offered ways of building a living habitat in a hostile environment, taking an ‘ecosystems’ view of space colonization. The contributors to this volume take a radical multi-disciplinary view of the challenge of human space colonization through the ongoing project Persephone...read more
By Rachel Armstrong (editor)

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9783319310404 | Springer Verlag, November 6, 2016, cover price $39.99 | About this edition: As space ventures have become more numerous, leading scientists and theorists have offered ways of building a living habitat in a hostile environment, taking an ‘ecosystems’ view of space colonization.

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Product Description: The Encyclopedia of Cosmology, in four volumes, is a major, long-lasting, seminal reference at the graduate student level, laid out by the most prominent, respected researchers in the general field of Cosmology. These volumes will be a comprehensive review of the most important concepts and current status in the field, covering both theory and observation...read more

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9789814656191 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, October 31, 2016, cover price $1490.00 | About this edition: The Encyclopedia of Cosmology, in four volumes, is a major, long-lasting, seminal reference at the graduate student level, laid out by the most prominent, respected researchers in the general field of Cosmology.

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Product Description: A prize-winning popular science writer uses mathematical modeling to explain the cosmos.In Calculating the Cosmos, Ian Stewart presents an exhilarating guide to the cosmos, from our solar system to the entire universe. He describes the architecture of space and time, dark matter and dark energy, how galaxies form, why stars implode, how everything began, and how it's all going to end...read more

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9780465096107 | Basic Books, October 25, 2016, cover price $27.99 | About this edition: A prize-winning popular science writer uses mathematical modeling to explain the cosmos.

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Product Description: “A cracking read, combining storytelling of the highest order with a trove of information. . . . What’s remarkable is that it all fits together.”—Wall Street Journal“Successful science writing tells a complete story of the ‘how’—the methodical marvel building up to the ‘why’—and Randall does just that...read more

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9780062328472 | Ecco Pr, October 27, 2015, cover price $29.99

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9780062328502 | Reprint edition (Ecco Pr, October 18, 2016), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: “A cracking read, combining storytelling of the highest order with a trove of information.

By Gale (corporate author)

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9781573027045 | Information Plus, October 14, 2016, cover price $71.00

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Product Description: The authors have put forth great efforts in gathering present day knowledge about different objects within our solar system and universe. This book features the most current information on the subject with information acquired from noted scientists in this area...read more

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9781498762069 | CRC Pr I Llc, October 13, 2016, cover price $199.95 | About this edition: The authors have put forth great efforts in gathering present day knowledge about different objects within our solar system and universe.

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Product Description: THE DEFINITIVE INTRODUCTION TO ROCKET PROPULSION THEORY AND APPLICATIONS The recent upsurge in global government and private spending and in space flight events has resulted in many novel applications of rocket propulsion technology...read more

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9781118753651 | 9 edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, October 10, 2016), cover price $150.00 | About this edition: THE DEFINITIVE INTRODUCTION TO ROCKET PROPULSION THEORY AND APPLICATIONS The recent upsurge in global government and private spending and in space flight events has resulted in many novel applications of rocket propulsion technology.
9780470080245 | 8 edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, February 2, 2010), cover price $145.00 | About this edition: The definitive text on rocket propulsion—now revised to reflect advancements in the field For sixty years, Sutton's Rocket Propulsion Elements has been regarded as the single most authoritative sourcebook on rocket propulsion technology.
9780471326427 | 7 sub edition (Wiley-Interscience, December 29, 2000), cover price $125.00 | About this edition: Aerospace Engineering/Mechanical Engineering The definitive text on rocket propulsion-now completely revised to reflect rapid advancements in the field For more than fifty years, this seminal text has been regarded as the single most authoritative sourcebook on rocket propulsion technology.

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Product Description: Have you ever wondered what it would be like to find yourself strapped to a giant rocket that’s about to go from zero to 17,500 miles per hour? Or to look back on Earth from outer space and see the surprisingly precise line between day and night? Or to stand in front of the Hubble Space Telescope, wondering if the emergency repair you’re about to make will inadvertently ruin humankind’s chance to unlock the universe’s secrets? Mike Massimino has been there, and in Spaceman he puts you inside the suit, with all the zip and buoyancy of life in microgravity...read more

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9781101903544 | Crown Pub, October 4, 2016, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Have you ever wondered what it would be like to find yourself strapped to a giant rocket that’s about to go from zero to 17,500 miles per hour?

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Product Description: Written by a former Aerodynamics Officer on the space shuttle program, this book provides a complete overview of the “new” U. S. space program, which has changed considerably over the past 50 years.The future of space exploration has become increasingly dependent on other countries and private enterprise...read more

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9783319388113 | Springer Verlag, October 22, 2016, cover price $34.99 | About this edition: Written by a former Aerodynamics Officer on the space shuttle program, this book provides a complete overview of the “new” U.

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Product Description: A New York Times bestsellerWelcome to the Universe is a personal guided tour of the cosmos by three of today's leading astrophysicists. Inspired by the enormously popular introductory astronomy course that Neil deGrasse Tyson, Michael A...read more

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9780691157245 | Princeton Univ Pr, September 22, 2016, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: A New York Times bestsellerWelcome to the Universe is a personal guided tour of the cosmos by three of today's leading astrophysicists.

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