Institute of Astronomy

New Books Display: June 2015

Published on 02/06/2015 

These new books will be on display in the Hoyle Building Library Area during June.  You are welcome to have a look at them, but please don't take them away!  There is a clipboard underneath the display where you can reserve books and they will be delivered to you at the end of the month.


Black Hole: How an idea abandoned by Newtonians, hated by Einstein, and gambled on

by Hawking became loved / Marcia Bartusiak  New Haven: Yale University Press, 2015  

ISBN 9780300210859  (58/BAR)


Pulsating Stars / Marcio Catelan, Horace A. Smith  Weinheim: Wiley-VCH, 2015  ISBN

9783527407156  (120/CAT)


Library and Information Services in Astronomy VII: Open science at the frontiers of

librarianship: proceedings of a conference held in Naples, June 2014 / edited by

Andras Holl et al.  San Francisco: Astronomical Society of the Pacific, 2015  ASP

Conference Series volume 492  ISBN 9781583818688  (B.7.1)


Nuclear Physics of Stars / Christian Iliadis  Second, Revised and Enlarged Edition  

Weinheim: Wiley-VCH, 2015  Physics Textbook  ISBN 9783527336487  (52/ILI)


Searching for the Long-Duration Gamma-Ray Burst Progenitor / Robert Allan Mesler

III  Cham: Springer, 2014  Springer Theses  ISBN 9783319066257  (68/MES)


A journey through the Universe: Gresham Lectures on Astronomy / Ian Morison  

Cambridge University Press, 2015  ISBN 9781107073463  (8/MOR)


Galactic Encounters: Our Majestic and Evolving Star-System, from the Big Bang to

Time's End / William Sheehan, Christopher J. Conselice  New York: Springer, 2015  

ISBN 9780387853468  (129/SHE)


From Sight to Light: The passage from ancient to modern optics / A. Mark Smith  

University of Chicago Press, 2015  ISBN 9780226174761  (145/SMI)


Eye of the Beholder: Johannes Vermeer, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek, and the Reinvention

of Seeing / Laura J. Snyder  London: Head of Zeus, 2015  ISBN 9781784970246  



Unlocking the Secrets of White Dwarf Stars / Hugh M. Van Horn  Cham: Springer, 2015

ISBN 9783319093680  (117/VAN)


The Invisible Universe: The Story of Radio Astronomy / Gerrit Verschuur  Cham:

Springer, 2015  Astronomers' Universe ISBN 9783319134215  (61/VER)


Einstein's Opponents: The Public Controversy about the Theory of Relativity in the

1920's / Milena Wazeck  Cambridge University Press, 2014 ISBN 9781107017443 (5/WAZ)

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