Institute of Astronomy

New Books for October

Published on 26/09/2011 

The following new books will be put on display in the Hoyle Building library area at the start of October.   If you would like to request any of these books, please write your name on the clipboard underneath the display and the book will be supplied to you at the end of the month.


The book of universes / John Barrow  London: The Bodley Head, 2011  ISBN 9781847920980  (37/BAR)

Astrophysical dynamics: from stars to galaxies: proceedings of the 271st Symposium of the IAU, Nice June 2010 /edited by Nicholas H. Brummell et al.  Cambridge University Press, 2011  ISBN 9780521197397  (B.6.1)

First life: discovering the connections between stars, cells and how life began / David Deamer  Berkeley: University of California Press, 2011  ISBN 9780520258327  (7/DEA)

Introduction to the theory of the early universe: cosmological perturbations and inflationary theory / Dmitry S. Gorbunov & Valery A. Rubakov  Singapore: World Scientific, 2011  ISBN 9789814322225 (137/GOR)

Coronal mass ejections: an introduction / Timothy Howard  New York: Springer, 2011  Astrophysics and Space Science Library  ISBN 9781441987884  (75/HOW)

Chemistry of the solar system / Katharina Lodders and Bruce Fegley, Jr.  Cambridge: RSC Publishing, 2011  ISBN 9780854041282  (91/LOD)

Active OB stars: structure, evolution, mass-loss, and critical limits: proceedings of IAU Symposium 272, Paris July 2010 / edited by Coralie Neiner et al.  Cambridge University Press, 2011  ISBN 9780521198400  (B.6.1)

The secret deep: with object photos by Mario Motta / Stephen James O'Meara  Cambridge University Press, 2011 Deep-sky companions ISBN 9780521198769  (8/OME)

Thermodynamics of the Earth and planets / Alberto Patino Douce  Cambridge University Press, 2011  ISBN 9780521896214  (91/PAT)

Numerical modelling of space plasma flows ASTRONUM-2010: proceedings of the 5th international conference held at San Diego, June 2010 / edited by Nikolai V. Pogorelov et al.  San Francisco: Astronomical Society of the Pacific, 2011  ASP Conference Series vol. 444  ISBN 9781583817681  (B.7.1)

The role of astronomy in society and culture: proceedings of the 260th Symposium of the IAU held Paris, January 2009 / edited by David Valls-Gabaud and Alexander Boksenberg  Cambridge University Press, 2011  ISBN 9780521764773  (B.6.1)

The Copernican question: prognostication, skepticism, and celestial order / Robert S. Westman  Berkeley: University of California Press, 2011  ISBN 9780520254817  (5/WES)

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