Stellar Evolution, Nuclear Astrophysics, and Nucleogenesis (Dover Books on Physics) (Paperback)

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By A. G. W. Cameron, David Miles Kahl (Editor), Jordi Jose (Introduction by)
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A landmark in the development of nuclear astrophysics, this work addresses interrelated questions - What are stars? How does the sun shine? - that have puzzled observers from time immemorial. 1957 edition.

About the Author


Astrophysicist Alastair G. W. Cameron helped develop the Giant Impact Theory, a revolutionary concept concerning the formation of the moon. Former Associate Director for Planetary Sciences at Harvard, he was Chairman of the Astronomy Department from 1976 to 1982.David M. Kahl is a Ph.D. Fellow at the Center for Nuclear Study at the University of Tokyo.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780486498553
ISBN-10: 0486498557
Publisher: Dover Publications
Publication Date: March 21st, 2013
Pages: 206
Language: English
Series: Dover Books on Physics