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The Hundred Greatest Stars

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By: James Kaler

213 pages, Col photos

Springer-Verlag

Hardback | Dec 2002 | #134370 | ISBN: 0387954368
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About this book

Covers the most important stars known in the universe at a level accessible to the layperson. The noted astronomer James Kaler takes us on a tour of the 100 most interesting stars, describing their characteristics and importance in words and vivid pictures.


Contents

Acknowledgements.- Introduction.- Stars 0-100.- Glossary.- Outtakes.- Appendix A: A Listing of Stars in Order of Evolution.- Appendix B: A List of Stars' Common Names.

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