Physics and Chemistry of the Solar System is a broad survey of the Solar System. The book discusses the general properties and environment of our planetary system, including the astronomical perspective, the general description of the solar system and of the sun and the solar nebula). The text also describes the solar system beyond mars, including the major planets; pluto and the icy satellites of the outer planets; the comets and meteors; and the meteorites and asteroids. The inner solar system, including the airless rocky bodies; mars, venus, and earth; and planets and life about other stars, is also encompassed. Mathematicians, chemists, physicists, geologists, astronomers, meteorologists, and biologists will find the book useful.
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Physics and Chemistry of the Solar System is a comprehensive survey of the planetary physics and physical chemistry of the part of the universe that is best understood--our own solar system. With this reference, astronomers, physicists, and planetary scientists will have a state-of-the-art book whose uses include both teaching and research.Product Description:
This volume is a survey of the planetary physics and physical chemistry of the part of the universe that is best understood - our own solar system. Chapters review each of the major planetary bodies as well as asteroids, comets and other small orbitals.
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Book Description Academic Press, 1995. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110124467415
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