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Unveiling the universe : an introduction to astronomy, J.E. van Zyl

Label
Unveiling the universe : an introduction to astronomy
Title
Unveiling the universe
Title remainder
an introduction to astronomy
Statement of responsibility
J.E. van Zyl
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • dut
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1913-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Van Zyl, J. E.
Dewey number
520
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
Translation of: Ontsluier die heelal
LC call number
QB43.2
LC item number
.V35613 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Astronomy
  • Astronomy
  • Sterrenkunde
  • Astronomie
Label
Unveiling the universe : an introduction to astronomy, J.E. van Zyl
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-316) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The visible night sky -- The dawn of astronomy -- The formulation of laws -- Instruments -- Fundamental measurements -- Surveying the planets -- New planets, comets and meteors -- Exploring the solar system -- The sun -- Stars and double stars -- Variable stars -- The Milky Way galaxy -- Beyond the Milky Way -- From the Big Bang to the present -- Appendices (p. 273-313) : 1. Mathematical principles -- 2. The 88 constellations (from Encyclopedia of astronomy by Colin Ronan [Hamlyn]) -- 3. Stars for the Hertzsprung-Russell diagram (page 104) -- 4. Masses and luminosities of double stars -- 5. Galactic or open clusters -- 6. Selected eclipsing binaries -- 7. Selected variable stars -- 8. Nebulae in the Milky Way -- 9. Globular clusters -- 10. Bright galaxies
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 324 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color))
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)853267841
Label
Unveiling the universe : an introduction to astronomy, J.E. van Zyl
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-316) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The visible night sky -- The dawn of astronomy -- The formulation of laws -- Instruments -- Fundamental measurements -- Surveying the planets -- New planets, comets and meteors -- Exploring the solar system -- The sun -- Stars and double stars -- Variable stars -- The Milky Way galaxy -- Beyond the Milky Way -- From the Big Bang to the present -- Appendices (p. 273-313) : 1. Mathematical principles -- 2. The 88 constellations (from Encyclopedia of astronomy by Colin Ronan [Hamlyn]) -- 3. Stars for the Hertzsprung-Russell diagram (page 104) -- 4. Masses and luminosities of double stars -- 5. Galactic or open clusters -- 6. Selected eclipsing binaries -- 7. Selected variable stars -- 8. Nebulae in the Milky Way -- 9. Globular clusters -- 10. Bright galaxies
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 324 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color))
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)853267841

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