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The Milky Way : an insider's guide / William H. Waller.


  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9780691122243 :
  • ISBN: 0691122245
  • Description: xi, 316 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: Princeton : Princeton University Press, [2013]

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 523.11/Waller (Text to phone) Available -
Northern Essex - Haverhill Campus New Books QB857.7 .W34 2013 (Text to phone) Checked out 11/19/2014
Salem Adult Non-Fiction 523.113/WALLER (Text to phone) Available -

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-309) and index.
Contents Note: First impressions -- Historic perceptions -- Panchromatic vistas -- Neighbors of the Sun -- Beacons from afar -- Star birth -- Lives of the stars -- Stellar afterlives -- The galactic garden -- Monster in the core -- Tales of origin -- Life in the Milky Way.
Subject: Milky Way.
Galaxies.

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