Astronomy: A Beginner's Guide to the Universe, Books a la Carte Plus MasteringAstronomy with eText -- Access Card Package, 7th Edition

By Eric Chaisson, Steve McMillan

Published by Addison-Wesley

Published Date: Sep 19, 2012


Books a la Carte are unbound, three-hole-punch versions of the textbook. This lower cost option is easy to transport and comes with same access code or media that would be packaged with the bound book.


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 enhanced pedagogy.


To further your understanding, this text is accompanied by the MasteringAstronomy® online homework, tutorial, and assessment system, which delivers self-paced tutorials that provide individualized coaching, focus on your course objectives, and respond to your individual progress.


This package includes:

  • Books a la Carte for Astronomy: A Beginner's Guide to the Universe, Seventh Edition
  • Access code for MasteringAstronomy

This title is also sold in the various packages listed below. Before purchasing one of these packages, speak with your professor about which one will help you be successful in your course.

Package ISBN-13: 9780321907837

Includes this title packaged with:

  • Lecture- Tutorials for Introductory Astronomy, 3rd Edition
    Edward E. Prather, Tim P. Slater, Jeff P. Adams, Gina Brissenden
  • Astronomy: A Beginner's Guide to the Universe, Books a la Carte Edition, 7th Edition
    Eric Chaisson, Steve McMillan
  • 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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ISBN-10: 0-321-84063-1

ISBN-13: 978-0-321-84063-9

Format: Alternate Binding

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