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Astronomy: A Beginner's Guide to the Universe, 7th Edition

By Eric Chaisson, Steve McMillan

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Sep 14, 2012

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For one-semester Introduction to Astronomy courses.

 

With Astronomy: A Beginner’s Guide, Seventh Edition, the briefer version of their two seminal textbooks, trusted authors Eric Chaisson and Steve McMillan continue to emphasize three major themes: the process of science, the size and scale of the universe, and the evolution of the cosmos. In the Seventh Edition, Chaisson and McMillan ignite your interest with increased coverage of the most exciting, current discoveries in astronomy and create a bridge to scientific understanding with student-friendly art and better learning tools.

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Package ISBN-13: 9780321973474

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    Eric Chaisson, Steve McMillan

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Package ISBN-13: 9780321892805

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  • Starry Night College Student Access Code Card, 7th Edition
    Simulation Curriculum
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    Eric Chaisson, Steve McMillan

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Package ISBN-13: 9780321892812

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  • MasteringAstronomy with Pearson eText -- ValuePack Access Card -- for Astronomy: A Beginner's Guide to the Universe (ME Component), 7th Edition
    Eric Chaisson, Steve McMillan
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    Evan Skillman

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Package ISBN-13: 9780321892799

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  • Observation Exercises in Astronomy
    Lauren Jones
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    Eric Chaisson, Steve McMillan

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