Astronomy titles from Cambridge University Press
Exploring the Solar System with Binoculars
A Beginner's Guide to the Sun, Moon, and Planets
Stephen James O'Meara
AUD$54.95 (price inclusive of GST)
An amateur astronomers' guide on observing the wonders of our Solar System with the unaided eye and inexpensive, handheld binoculars.
Published June 2010 | Paperback | ISBN-13:9780521741286 | In stock
A Question and Answer Guide to Astronomy
Pierre-Yves Bely, Carol Christian, Jean-René Roy
AUD$44.95 (price inclusive of GST)
A practical answer guide to humankind's age-old questions on planets, our universe and everything beyond and between.
Published June 2010 | Paperback | ISBN-13:9780521180665 | In stock
Relativity, Gravitation and Cosmology
Robert J. A. Lambourne
AUD$75.95 (price inclusive of GST)
Aimed at advanced undergraduates, this self-contained textbook covers the key ideas of special and general relativity and their applications.
Published June 2010 | Paperback | ISBN-13:9780521131384 | In stock
Gravity's Fatal Attraction
Black Holes in the Universe
Mitchell Begelman, Martin Rees
AUD$56.95 (price inclusive of GST)
Second edition for introductory undergraduate courses and amateur astronomers on our current understanding of black holes.
Published April 2010 | Paperback | ISBN-13:9780521717939 | Available, despatch within 3-4 weeks
Observing Variable Stars, Novae, and Supernovae
Gerald North, Nick James
AUD$115.00 (price inclusive of GST)
Instructs amateur astronomers in observing and monitoring variable stars and other objects of variable brightness.
Published January 2005 | Mixed media product | ISBN-13:9780521820479 (ISBN-10:0521820472) | Available, despatch within 3-4 weeks
On the Shores of the Unknown
A Short History of the Universe
AUD$74.95 (price inclusive of GST)
Illustrated story of the Universe from its beginnings to its ultimate fate.
Published January 2005 | Hardback | ISBN-13:9780521836272 (ISBN-10:0521836271) | Available, despatch within 3-4 weeks