A comprehensive and accessible introduction to the whole of modern astrophysics beyond the solar system. The first half describes the observation of all wavelengths using modern instruments to observe radio to gamma rays and of course optical wavelengths. The second half describes positional astronomy including the contents of the universe, stellar evolution and cosmological models. Includes diagrams, charts, photos and exercises. $30.00 +$4.00 shipping. Paypal.+1.5%
Cambridge University Press, 1995. 443 pgs.