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Texts on Introduction to Astronomy/Cosmology

  1. Jun 26, 2005 #1
    Please suggests books which could thoroughly introduce me to the field of cosmology/astronomy (i hardly know the difference between the two). I require a full guide -- a 'scientific Bible', if you will.
     
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  3. Jun 27, 2005 #2

    Garth

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    Comprehensive, accurate and cheap - "An Introduction to Modern Astrophysics" Carroll & Ostlie - pub. Addison Wesley is my favourite.

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  4. Jun 27, 2005 #3
    be sure to get the one that has both not just he stellar physics.
     
  5. Jun 27, 2005 #4

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