Logo - springer
Slogan - springer

Engineering - Mechanical Engineering | Incoming Asteroid! - What Could We Do About It? (Authors and Editors)

Incoming Asteroid!

What Could We Do About It?

Lunan, Duncan

2014, XVII, 390 p. 163 illus., 115 illus. in color.

Available Formats:
eBook
Information

Springer eBooks may be purchased by end-customers only and are sold without copy protection (DRM free). Instead, all eBooks include personalized watermarks. This means you can read the Springer eBooks across numerous devices such as Laptops, eReaders, and tablets.

You can pay for Springer eBooks with Visa, Mastercard, American Express or Paypal.

After the purchase you can directly download the eBook file or read it online in our Springer eBook Reader. Furthermore your eBook will be stored in your MySpringer account. So you can always re-download your eBooks.

 
$29.99

(net) price for USA

ISBN 978-1-4614-8749-4

digitally watermarked, no DRM

Included Format: PDF and EPUB

download immediately after purchase


learn more about Springer eBooks

add to marked items

Softcover
Information

Softcover (also known as softback) version.

You can pay for Springer Books with Visa, Mastercard, American Express or Paypal.

Standard shipping is free of charge for individual customers.

 
$39.99

(net) price for USA

ISBN 978-1-4614-8748-7

free shipping for individuals worldwide

usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days


add to marked items

Duncan Lunan is a graduate of Glasgow University in Scotland, an M.A. with Honors in English and Philosophy plus Physics, Astronomy and French, and has a post­grad­uate Diploma in Education. A full-time author and speaker with emphasis on astro­nomy, spaceflight and science fiction, his books to date are “Man and the Stars”, “New Worlds for Old”, “Man and the Planets”, “Starfield”  (edited), “With Time Comes Concord” and “Children from the Sky”. “The Stones and the Stars, Building Scotland’s Newest Megalith” was published by Springer in November 2012.  He has contributed to 24 other books and published over 930 articles and 33 short stories. As Manager of the Glasgow Parks Dept. Astronomy Project, 1978-79, he designed and built the first astronomically aligned stone circle in Britain for over 3000 years, described in “The Stones and the Stars”.

Lunan was a Curator of Airdrie Public Observatory for 18 years, and in 2006-2009 he ran an educational outreach project from the Observatory to schools, fund­ed by the National Lottery. His other interests include ancient and mediaeval history, jazz, folk music and hillwalking. After 30 years in Glasgow he recently returned to his home town of Troon, Ayrshire, where he lives with his wife Linda.

Other books by this author 

Books & CD ROMs

Show all 2 results

  • Incoming Asteroid!
    • eBook
      download immediately after purchase

      $29.99
      (net)
    • eBook
      download immediately after purchase

      $29.99
      (net)

    Incoming Asteroid!

    What Could We Do About It?

    Series: Astronomers' Universe

    Lunan, Duncan 2014

    Price from $29.99
    Selected Formats
    Information
    $29.99 (net)
    ISBN 978-1-4614-8749-4
    download immediately after purchase
    eBook
    This title is also available as an eBook. You can pay for Springer eBooks with Visa, Mastercard, American Express or Paypal. After the purchase you can directly download the eBook file or read it online. Via MySpringer you can always re-download your eBooks.
  • The Stones and the Stars
    • eBook
      download immediately after purchase

      $19.95
      (net)

      Softcover
      usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days

      $34.95
      (net)
      All
    • eBook
      download immediately after purchase

      $19.95
      (net)

      Softcover
      usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days

      $34.95
      (net)

    The Stones and the Stars

    Building Scotland's Newest Megalith

    Series: Astronomers' Universe

    Lunan, Duncan 2013

    Price from $19.95
    Available Formats:
    Information
    $19.95 (net)
    ISBN 978-1-4614-5354-3
    download immediately after purchase
    eBook
    This title is also available as an eBook. You can pay for Springer eBooks with Visa, Mastercard, American Express or Paypal. After the purchase you can directly download the eBook file or read it online. Via MySpringer you can always re-download your eBooks.
    Information
    $34.95 (net)
    ISBN 978-1-4614-5353-6
    usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days
    Softcover
    Softcover (also known as softback) version


2 of 2

 

Articles

Read this Book on Springerlink

Services for this book

New Book Alert

Get alerted on new Springer publications in the subject area of Aerospace Technology and Astronautics.