The Resource Cambridge astronomy dictionary, [editorial consultants, Ian Ridpath and John Woodruff]

Cambridge astronomy dictionary, [editorial consultants, Ian Ridpath and John Woodruff]

Label
Cambridge astronomy dictionary
Title
Cambridge astronomy dictionary
Statement of responsibility
[editorial consultants, Ian Ridpath and John Woodruff]
Title variation
Astronomy dictionary
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Over 1000 clear and up-to-date entries, extensively cross-referenced. 50 diagrams and 30 tables. From aberration to zodiacal light, all the frequently used expressions are clearly defined. Brief biographies of over 100 famous astronomers (including Hale, Hawking, Holye and Hubble). Includes major observatories such as Palomar and Kitt Peak. A compact dictionary at an introductory level. Invaluable reference for active observers and armchair enthusiasts
Cataloging source
OYesA
Dewey number
520
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QB14
LC item number
.C34 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ridpath, Ian
  • Woodruff, John
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Astronomy
  • Astronomie
  • Astronomie
  • Dictionnaire
Label
Cambridge astronomy dictionary, [editorial consultants, Ian Ridpath and John Woodruff]
Link
https://archive.org/details/cambridgeastrono00ridp_0
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "This edition only for sale in the United States of America and Canada"--T.p. verso
  • "Published in Great Britain in 1995 by George Philip Limited"--T.p. verso
Extent
1 online resource (240 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1028869176
Label
Cambridge astronomy dictionary, [editorial consultants, Ian Ridpath and John Woodruff]
Link
https://archive.org/details/cambridgeastrono00ridp_0
Publication
Note
  • "This edition only for sale in the United States of America and Canada"--T.p. verso
  • "Published in Great Britain in 1995 by George Philip Limited"--T.p. verso
Extent
1 online resource (240 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1028869176

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