Published January 1986 by World Scientific Pub Co Inc .
Written in EnglishRead online
|Contributions||Chung-I Tan (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||314|
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This book covers the following topics: Orbits and Light, Spectroscopy, Telescopes, Solar System, Planetary System Formation, The Sun, Properties of Stars, Interstellar Medium, Star Formation, Stellar Evolution.
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NO BOOK. (as of now) Believe me, just handing over a physics book to your year old child isn't going to inculcate her passion in Physics.
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Part 1 Nature has been defined as a 'principle of motion and change', and it is the subject of our inquiry. We must therefore see that we understand the meaning of 'motion'; for if it were unknown, the meaning of 'nature' too would be unknown.
When we have determined the nature of motion, our next task will be to attack in the same way the terms which are involved in it. The essays in Seven Brief Lessons on Physics arrive like shots of espresso, which you can consume the way the Italians do, quickly and while standing up.
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Moscow at the height of the Cold War was full of social. You will definitely gain something. However, I would strongly suggest against taking that step now. If you're reading Principia for example just out of curiosity that's fine, but I wouldn't read it to "study" it.
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