Processing ......
Links to Free Computer, Mathematics, Technical Books all over the World
Complete Idiot's Guide to the Sun
For weather and flight schedules of Airports all over the world, click Here.
  • Title: Complete Idiot's Guide to the Sun
  • Author(s) Jay M. Pasachoff
  • Publisher: Alpha (August 5, 2003)
  • Paperback: 368 pages
  • eBook: PDF and PDF Files
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1592570747
  • ISBN-13: 978-1592570744
  • Share This:  

Book Description

Everything revolves around it...and now skywatchers and armchair scientists can learn all about the origin and history of the sun. With information on the sun's physical properties; how solar flares, sunspots, and winds on its surface affect Earth's atmosphere and environment; solar and lunar eclipses, transits, and occultations, and early astronomers' discoveries about the sun, including Galileo, Copernicus, Francis Bailey, and the Mayans.

About the Authors
  • Dr. Jay Pasachoff received his Ph.D. in astronomy from Harvard University in 1969. Since 1972, he has been the Field Memorial Professor of Astronomy at Williams College and the Director of Hopkins Observatory.
Reviews, Ratings, and Recommendations: Related Book Categories: Read and Download Links: Similar Books:
Book Categories
Other Categories
Resources and Links