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By: James B Kaler

274 pages, 232 illus

Scientific American Library

Paperback | Dec 1999 | #94294 | ISBN: 0716760312
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Hardback | Feb 1992 | #94295 | ISBN: 0716750333
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Explores the nature of stars, describing their origins, varieties, distributions, compositions and distinctive histories.


From ancient wonder; the tools of discovery; the discovery of reality; to build a star; coming of age; catastrophe; first light of day.

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