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The life and death of stars, Kenneth R. Lang

Label
The life and death of stars
Title
The life and death of stars
Statement of responsibility
Kenneth R. Lang
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explains the life cycle of stars, from the dense molecular clouds that are stellar nurseries to the enigmatic nebulae some stars leave behind in their violent ends
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lang, Kenneth R
Dewey number
523.8/8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • QB806
  • QB806
LC item number
  • .L36 2013
  • .L36 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stars
  • Stars
  • Stars
  • Stellar dynamics
Label
The life and death of stars, Kenneth R. Lang
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-315) and indexes
Contents
Light of the Sun -- Gravity and motion -- Atomic and subatomic particles -- Transmutation of the elements -- What makes the Sun shine? -- The extended solar atmosphere -- Comparisons of the Sun with other stars -- The lives of stars -- The material between the stars -- New stars arise from the darkness -- Stellar end states -- A larger, expanding universe -- Birth, life, and death of the universe
Control code
sky249855243
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xiv, 332 p.
Isbn
9781107016385
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2012033415
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The life and death of stars, Kenneth R. Lang
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-315) and indexes
Contents
Light of the Sun -- Gravity and motion -- Atomic and subatomic particles -- Transmutation of the elements -- What makes the Sun shine? -- The extended solar atmosphere -- Comparisons of the Sun with other stars -- The lives of stars -- The material between the stars -- New stars arise from the darkness -- Stellar end states -- A larger, expanding universe -- Birth, life, and death of the universe
Control code
sky249855243
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xiv, 332 p.
Isbn
9781107016385
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2012033415
Other physical details
ill.

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