The New Cosmos [E-Book] / by Albrecht Unsöld, Bodo Baschek.
Unsöld, Albrecht, (author)
Baschek, Bodo, (author)
Fourth Completely Revised Edition.
Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer, 1991
XVI, 440 p. online resource.
Heidelberg Science Library
Full Text
Table of Contents:
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Classical Astronomy. The Solar System
  • 3. Astronomical and Astrophysical Instruments
  • 4. The Sun and Stars. Astrophysics of Individual Stars
  • 5. Stellar Systems: The Milky Way and Other Galaxies. Cosmogony and Cosmology
  • 6. The Origin of the Solar System. The Evolution of the Earth and of Life
  • A.1 Various Units in the International System of Units (SI) and the Gaussian System
  • A.2 Names of the Constellations
  • Figure Acknowledgements
  • Selected Exercises
  • Fundamental Physical Constants (Inside back cover)
  • Astronomical Constants and Units (Inside back cover).