£42.99
FREE Delivery in the UK.
This title will be released on October 31, 2018.
Pre-order now.
Dispatched from and sold by Amazon. Gift-wrap available.
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See this image

Mercury: The View after MESSENGER (Cambridge Planetary Science) Hardcover – 31 Oct 2018


See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price
New from Used from
Hardcover, 31 Oct 2018
£42.99
£42.99
Promotion Message Pre-order Price Guarantee. 1 promotion

click to open popover

Special offers and product promotions

  • Pre-order Price Guarantee: order now and if the Amazon.co.uk price decreases between the time you place your order and the release date, you'll be charged the lowest price. Here's how (terms and conditions apply)

Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.

  • Apple
  • Android
  • Windows Phone

To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.



Amazon Original Books on Sale
Browse a selection of over 160+ Kindle Books currently on sale from 99p. Learn more

Product details

  • Hardcover: 690 pages
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press (31 Oct. 2018)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1107154456
  • ISBN-13: 978-1107154452
  • Product Dimensions: 21.9 x 27.6 cm
  • Average Customer Review: Be the first to review this item
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 1,340,164 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
  • Would you like to tell us about a lower price?

  • See Complete Table of Contents

Product description

Book Description

An authoritative synthesis of knowledge of the planet Mercury after the MESSENGER mission, providing topical coverage that is balanced, comprehensive and at a level accessible to graduate students and advanced undergraduates. It is the reference against which future observations of Mercury from Earth or spacecraft will be benchmarked.

About the Author

Sean C. Solomon is Director of the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory and William B. Ransford Professor of Earth and Planetary Science at Columbia University. He earlier served as Director of the Department of Terrestrial Magnetism at the Carnegie Institution of Washington and Professor of Geophysics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He was the Principal Investigator for NASA's MESSENGER mission to Mercury from the initial mission concept in 1986 to the end of the project in 2017. He also served on the science teams for the Magellan mission to Venus, the Mars Global Surveyor mission, and the Gravity Recovery and Interior Laboratory mission to the Moon. A member of the US National Academy of Sciences and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and former President of the American Geophysical Union, Solomon in 2014 was awarded the National Medal of Science by President Barack Obama.


Customer reviews

There are no customer reviews yet.
Share your thoughts with other customers

Where's My Stuff?

Delivery and Returns

Need Help?