The International Astronomical Union [E-Book] : Uniting the Community for 100 Years / by Johannes Andersen, David Baneke, Claus Madsen.
Andersen, Johannes, (author)
Baneke, David, (author) / Madsen, Claus, (author)
1st edition 2019.
Cham : Springer, 2019
XV, 375 pages 166 illustrations, 116 illustrations in color (online resource)
englisch
9783319969657
10.1007/978-3-319-96965-7
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Table of Contents:
  • Chapter 1: The Birth of the IAU (1919-1929)
  • Chapter 2: Crises and Opportunities (1940-1959)
  • Chapter 3: A Decade of Astronomical Surprises (1960-1969)
  • Chapter 4: A Two-Faced Period (1970-1989)
  • Chapter 5: Opening up (1990-2000)
  • Chapter 6: The IAU in the 21st Century (2001-2019)
  • Appendix 1: General Assemblies, Membership Numbers, Officials
  • Appendix 2: Commission History
  • Appendix 3: List of National Members
  • Appendix 4: International Schools for Young Astronomers.