Observer’s Guide To Stellar Evolution: The Birth, Life and Death of Stars
ISBN/ASIN: 9781852334659,9781447100591 | 2003 | English | pdf | 238/245 pages | 13.3 Mb
Publisher: Springer-Verlag London | Author: Mike Inglis (auth.) | Edition: 1
Stellar evolution – the birth, development and death of stars – is central to our current understanding of astronomy. This area of astrophysics is often portrayed as being difficult and mathematical, but Mike Inglis brings it to life in a unique way, combining a step-by-step introduction with suggestions for making practical observations of stars at different stages in their evolution. Every amateur astronomer – regardless of their current level of knowledge – will find this book fascinating and informative.