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Published: 06 June 2018

144 Pages | 14 line figures


ISBN: 9780198816478

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The Astronomers' Magic Envelope

An Introduction to Astrophysics Emphasizing General Principles and Orders of Magnitude

Prasenjit Saha and Paul A. Taylor

  • Contains numerous exercises and general principles
  • Integrates scientific computing alongside other mathematics
  • Offers adaptive uses of units, including Planckian units
  • Includes pointers to many astronomical images found on the online archive Astronomy Picture of the Day

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