Institute of Astronomy

New books for July 2017

Published on 03/07/2017 

These new books will be on display in the Hoyle Building Library Area for the month of July. There is a clipboard underneath the display where you can record your interest in any of the books. The book will then be loaned to you at the end of the month.

Astrophysics : a very short introduction / James Binney. Oxford University Press, 2016.
Very short introductions ; 470 ISBN:9780198752851 (48/BIN)

Black holes : a very short introduction / Katherine Blundell. Oxford University Press, 2015. Very short introductions ; 453 ISBN:9780199602667 (58/BLU)

Spectroscopy and radiative transfer of planetary atmospheres / Kelly Chance, Randall V. Martin
Oxford University Press, 2017. ISBN:9780199662104 (91/CHA)

Gravity : a very short introduction / Timothy Clifton. Oxford University Press, 2017. Very short introductions ; 512 ISBN:9780198729143 (45/CLI)

A history of optics : from Greek antiquity to the nineteenth century / Olivier Darrigol.
Edition: First paperback edition 2016. Oxford University Press, 2012. ISBN:9780198766957 (145/DAR)

A portable cosmos : revealing the Antikythera Mechanism, scientific wonder of the Ancient World / Alexander Jones. Published:New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2017. ISBN:9780199739349 (5/JON)

Nonlocal gravity / Bahram Mashhoon. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2017. International series of monographs on physics ; 167  ISBN:9780198803805 (45/MAS)

The glass universe : the hidden history of the women who took the measure of the stars / Dava Sobel.
Published:London : 4th Estate, 2016 ISBN:9780007548187 (5/SOB)

A practical guide to lightcurve photometry and analysis / Brian D. Warner. Second Edition. Switzerland : Springer, [2016]. Patrick Moore's practical astronomy series  ISBN:9783319327495 (19/WAR)

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