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The Firefly encyclopedia of astronomy

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Published by Firefly Books in Buffalo, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Astronomy -- Encyclopedias.,
  • Astronomie -- Encyclopédies.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesEncyclopedia of astronomy
    Statementedited by Paul Murdin & Margaret Penston.
    GenreEncyclopedias., Encyclopédies.
    ContributionsMurdin, Paul., Penston, Margaret.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB14 .F48 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 472 p. :
    Number of Pages472
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3451653M
    ISBN 101552977978
    LC Control Number2005357162
    OCLC/WorldCa54005907

    Our publications include reference works, textbooks, monographs, proceedings, popular science, and open access content. Well-known titles in the field of astronomy are Living Reviews in Relativity, The Astronomy and Astrophysics Review, and the Encyclopedia of Astrobiology. Society partners include Max Planck Society, The International Society. Paul Murdin is a senior fellow at the Institute of Astronomy at the University of Cambridge and editor in chief of the Encyclopedia of Astronomy and ly, he was head of astronomy at the Particle Physics and Astronomy Research Council and director of science at .

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