Description - Schaum's Outline of Astronomy by Stacy Palen
"Schaum's Outline of Astronomy" will provide a basic introduction to the topics covered in astronomy courses at the 100-level. The focus rests on problem solving, rather than fact gathering. It is intended primarily for college and university students, although it will likely be of interest to high school students and the general reader or backyard enthusiast curious about the principles of astronomy.
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(274mm x 211mm x 3mm)
Schaum Outline Series
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
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Author Biography - Stacy Palen
Stacy Palen, Ph.D. (Seattle, WA) teaches astronomy at the University of Washington. The curriculum she developed there for Astronomy 101 (Introductory Astronomy) and Astronomy 150 (The Planets) has since been adopted at many universities, including U.C. Berkeley, University of Virginia, and the University of Oregon.