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Published: 29 January 2004

200 Pages | 1 frontispiece; 99 halftones & line illus.

ISBN: 9780198527466

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Fourth Edition

Michael Rowan-Robinson

  • Classic introduction to cosmology for undergraduates, used throughout the world.
  • Very accessible with mathematics kept to a minimum. No knowledge of general relativity required.
  • Up-to-date with latest results from the WMAP mission.
  • Strong emphasis on observational cosmology and astrophysical background.
  • Excellent reference book for key formulae and results.
  • Calculation-advice provided and expanded sets of exercises at end of each chapter.

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