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Astronomy | Newton's Gravity - An Introductory Guide to the Mechanics of the Universe (Reviews)

Newton's Gravity

An Introductory Guide to the Mechanics of the Universe

MacDougal, Douglas W.

2012, XIX, 433 p. 78 illus., 69 illus. in color.

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“It would suit a class in astronomy for non-scientists who know the basic rules of algebra and arithmetic and who are prepared for some quantitative work without the use of advanced mathematics; or an adult evening-education class; or amateur astronomers … who have always wanted to know how to do astronomical calculations. … I give it high marks, and anyone working through it thoroughly will acquire a pretty good knowledge of the subject, so go for it.” (Jeremy B. Tatum, The Observatory, Vol. 133 (1236), October, 2013)



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