Eclipses of the Sun

Book - 1999
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Now Oxford University Press is pleased to be publishing a new edition of Totality that has been updated to include current information on the August 1999 eclipse over parts of Europe, Turkey, and Africa, as well as information on other major eclipses of the forthcoming decade. Including thebasics of how and where to view an eclipse--and how to view it safely--this book also presents the history, mythology, solar science, and astrodynamics of eclipses. This new edition also adds Fred Espenak, noted eclipse photographer and Astrophysicist at NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, to the teamof authors, and integrates many of his stunning color photographs into this unparalleled exploration of eclipses.
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1999
Edition: 2nd ed
ISBN: 9780195131789
Characteristics: xviii, 268 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Willcox, Ken 1943-
Espenak, Fred


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