Institute of Astronomy

New Books on Display for November

Published on 15/11/2017 

These new books will be on display in the Hoyle Building Library Area for the month of November. 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.

The cosmological singularity / Vladimir Belinski (ICRANet), Marc Henneaux (Universite Libre de Bruxelles). Published: Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2018. Cambridge monographs on mathematical physics. Description: xii, 263 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm. ISBN:9781107047471 (137/BEL)

The great canoes in the sky : starlore and astronomy of the South Pacific / Stephen Robert Chadwick, Martin Paviour-Smith. Published: Cham, Switzerland : Springer, 2017. Description: xvii, 233 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm ISBN:9783319226224 (5/CHA)

Planet hunters : the search for extraterrestrial life / Lucas Ellerbroek ; translation by Andy Brown.
Published:London, UK : Reaktion Books, 2017. Description:267 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
ISBN:9781780238142 (7/ELL)

The little book of black holes / Steven S. Gubser and Frans Pretorius. Published: Princeton, New Jersey ; Oxford : Princeton University Press, 2017. Description:xv, 179 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm. ISBN:9780691163727 (58/GUB)

Principles of astrophysics : using gravity and stellar physics to explore the cosmos / Charles Keeton.
Published: New York : Springer, 2014. Undergraduate lecture notes in physics Description: xxi, 433 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 24 cm. ISBN:9781461492351 (48/KEE)

The Cambridge photographic atlas of galaxies / Michael Konig, Stefan Binnewies ; translated by Phillip Helbig. Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2017. Description: vii, 344 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm  ISBN:9781107189485 (129/KON)

Planetary nebulae: multi-wavelength probes of stellar and galactic evolution : proceedings of the 323rd symposium of the International Astronomical Union held in Beijing, China October 10-14, 2016 / edited by Xiaowei Liu, Peking University Kavli Institute for Astronomy and Astrophysics, Letizia Stanghellini, National Optical Astronomy Observatory, and Amanda Karakas, Monash Centre for Astrophysics.
Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2017. Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union, Symposium ; no. 323 Description: xxv, 401 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm. ISBN:9781107169913 (B.6.1)

Living around active stars : proceedings of the 328th symposium of the International Astronomical Union held in Maresias, Brazil October 17-21, 2016 / edited by Dibyendu Nandy, Adriana Valio, and Pascal Petit.
Published:Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2017. Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union, symposia volume 328. Description: xv, 375 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm. ISBN:9781107170056 (B.6.1)

Special relativity and classical field theory : the theoretical minimum / Leonard Susskind and Art Friedman. Published: New York : Basic Books, 2017. Description: xx, 425 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
ISBN:9780465093342 (45/SUS)

Fine structure and dynamics of the solar atmosphere : proceedings of the 327th symposium of the International Astronomical Union held in Cartagena de Indias, Colombia October 9-14, 2016 / edited by Santiago Vargas Dominguez, Alexander G. Kosovichev, Patrick Antolin, and Louise Harra. Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2017.Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union symposia ; 327 Description: xv, 141 pages ; illustrations ; 26 cm. ISBN:9781107170049 (B.6.1)

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