Explorations: An Introduction to Astronomy (Arny)

Explorations: An Introduction to Astronomy is well known for its writing style, accuracy, and emphasis on current information. Topics include coverage of recent missions, discussion of newly defined "dwarf planets", Pluto's new status, and the effects of special relativity on space travel.

Explorations: An Introduction to Astronomy (Arny)

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