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Stars and their Spectra: An Introduction to the Spectral Sequence Hardcover – 28 Jul 2011

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  • Hardcover: 412 pages
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press; 2 edition (28 July 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0521899540
  • ISBN-13: 978-0521899543
  • Product Dimensions: 17.4 x 2.3 x 24.7 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars 1 customer review
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 1,319,746 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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'The quality and application of the first edition were acclaimed by numerous reviewers at the time, and the same epithets can be applied just as convincingly to this second edition … Kaler's treatment of the subject contains something for all levels of interest; it is comprehensive and thorough, and his style very readable, almost conversational, with smatterings of wry humour. It is unreservedly recommended.' The Observatory

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Revised and expanded, the second edition of this popular book provides a thorough introduction to stellar spectra. Each chapter explores a different star type, including new classes L and T. With modern digital spectra and updates from two decades of astronomical discoveries, it is invaluable for amateur astronomers and students.

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