Protostars and Planets

Tom Gehrels (Editor)
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Originally published in 1979, at the time of it's publication this work was a unique source book on star formation and the origin of planetary systems from some 35 distinguished authors. Topics include the formation of stars from the cloudy to the stellar to the planetary state. Special emphasis on stars believed capable of producing planets. This foundational work sought to define a new discipline and set the course for the University of Arizona Space Science series.
Protostars and Planets
756 Pages 6 x 9 x 0
Published: May 2024Ebooks (OA) ISBN: 9780816554393

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