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Solar System [Paperback]

Dana E. Backman , Michael A. Seeds

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31 Jan 2012 1111990654 978-1111990657 8th Revised edition
With this newly revised Eigth Edition of THE SOLAR SYSTEM, the authors' goals are to help you use astronomy to understand science--and use science to understand what we are. Fascinating, engaging, and visually vibrant, this text will help you answer two fundamental questions: What are we? And how do we know?

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  • Paperback: 464 pages
  • Publisher: CENGAGE Learning Custom Publishing; 8th Revised edition edition (31 Jan 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1111990654
  • ISBN-13: 978-1111990657
  • Product Dimensions: 27.2 x 22.6 x 1.8 cm
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 1,433,117 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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5.0 out of 5 stars didactically brilliant, very accessible yet conveys a ton of information. 18 July 2014
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This book is didactically brilliant. I love the numerous illustrations and how the structure of each chapter (overview, explanation of how knowledge is derived about this fact through reasoning, then a small challenge to expand on the reasoning) helps make sure I really understood the content. The specific facts covered are also great - for example, the part about the history of water on Mars was insightful, and I hadn't previously known about the conductive vs. radiative heat flows at different depths in the sun.
5.0 out of 5 stars Love Amazon Student. Doesn't get any easier. 13 Mar 2014
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I rented this book used. And I have to say from my previous experience with Amazon Student, I'm a bit disappointed with the amount of highlighting and writing that's in the book. It's distracting. But the books in a good condition and it was delivered without any issue. I needed it ASAP so I am happy to have had it on time.
5.0 out of 5 stars great for class 3 Oct 2014
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Well written book, great for class. Some text is hard to read because it's overlaid on colors that mask the text. Other than that, fairly good book.
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4.0 out of 5 stars very good book 11 July 2012
By mistermaxxx08 - Published on Amazon.com
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i really enjoyed this book and all the details and images, etc.. i found the book to be fully engaging and also capture so much and it was a real easy read and easy to stay focus and follow through. its so cool it comes with the CD and it has great photos. a very cool book.
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