Comments: Light rubbing wear to cover, spine and page edges. Very minimal writing or notations in margins not affecting the text. Possible clean ex-library copy, with their stickers and or stamp(s).
30-day money back guarantee
Publication Date: 2000
Publisher: Addison Wesley
Schneider, Bennett, Voit, Donahue, Mark Voit, Nicholas Schneider, Jeffrey O. Bennett, Megan Donahue
I. DEVELOPING PERSPECTIVE. 1. The Universe Discovers Itself. 2. Discovering the Universe for Yourself. II. KEY CONCEPTS FOR ASTRONOMY. 3. The Science of Astronomy. 4. A Universe of Matter and Energy. 5. Universal Motion: From Copernicus to Newton. 6. Light: The Cosmic Messenger. III. LEARNING FROM OTHER WORLDS 7. Formation of the Solar System. 8. The Terrestrial Worlds. 9. Jovian Planet Systems. 10. Remnants of Rock and Ice: Asteroids, Comets, and Pluto. 11. Earth and Lessons About Life in the Universe. IV. STELLAR ALCHEMY. 12. Our Star. 13. Stars. 14. Star Stuff. 15. The Bizarre Stellar Graveyard. V. GALAXIES AND BEYOND. 16. Our Galaxy. 17. Galaxies: From Here to the Horizon. 18. Dark Matter. 19. The Beginning of Time. 20. Interstellar Travel. Appendix A: A Few Mathematical Skills. Appendix B: The Periodic Table of the Elements. Appendix C: Planetary Data. Appendix D: Stellar Data.Schneider is the author of 'The Cosmic Perspective (Brief Edition) with Skygazer CD,', published 2000 under ISBN 9780805380378 and ISBN 080538037X.
With our dedicated customer support team, 30-day no-questions-asked return policy, and our price match guarantee, you can rest easy knowing that we're doing everything we can to save you time, money, and stress.
Book condition guidelines
New (perfect condition)
Pages are clean and are not marked by notes, highlighting or fold.
Like new (excellent condition)
Pages are clean and are not marked by notes, highlighting or folds.
Very good (good condition)
Pages are intact and may have minimal notes and/or highlighting or folds.
Good (clean condition)
All pages and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages include notes and/or highlighting.
Acceptable (readable condition)
All pages and the cover is intact. Pages include considerable notes in pen or highlighter, but the text is not obscured.
How do rentals work?
Save up to 90% on the largest selection of textbook rentals in the business. We have the lowest prices - guaranteed.
Choose between standard or expedited shipping to make sure that your textbooks arrive in time for class.
Return for free!
When your books are due, just pack them up and ship them back. And don't worry about shipping - it's absolutely free!