Practical astronomy with your calculator or spreadsheet /

"Now in its fourth edition, this highly regarded book is ideal for those who wish to solve a variety of practical and recreational problems in astronomy using a scientific calculator or spreadsheet. Updated and extended, this new edition shows you how to use spreadsheets to predict, with greate...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Duffett-Smith, Peter.
Other Authors: Zwart, Jonathan.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Cambridge, UK ; New York, N.Y. : Cambridge University Press, ©2011.
Edition:4th ed.
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Table of Contents:
  • A word about spreadsheets
  • what are they?; Time; Coordinate systems; The Sun; The planets, comets and binary stars; The Moon and eclipses; Glossary of terms; Symbols and abbreviations; Bibliography; A useful website.