The second edition of the popular and authoritative Collins Dictionary of Astronomy, fully revised for 2000.
This new edition has been extensively revised by a team of astronomers to take into account all recent discoveries, from a new planet in the solar system to the latest theories on the origin of the universe.
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Revised and fully updated by a team of professional astronomers, this new edition of the 'Collins Dictionary of Astronomy' is now more than ever the essential guide for students, teachers and all those interested in astronomy.
• includes over 3,500 entries and 100 line drawings
• describes all major telescopes, including ground-based and space observatories, together with their instrumentation and observation techniques.
• full explanations of the latest theories on the origin and evolution of the universe, the formation and distribution of the galaxies, and the birth and death of stars.
Dr Valerie Illingworth is an academic, author and lecturer on astronomy
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