Dictionary of Minor Planet Names

Addendum to Fifth Edition: 2006 - 2008

Authors: Schmadel, Lutz D.

  • Published under the auspices of the IAU as official reference on named minor planets
  • Adds more than 2000 names to fifth edition of the Dictionary of Minor Planet Names
  • Authoritative information about the origins of the names of minor planets
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The second Addendum to the Dictionary of Minor Planet Names, fifth edition, which is the IAU's official reference for the field, contains all newly published names from the period 2006-2008 as well as corrections and amendments to earlier editions. In total the Dictionary of Minor Planet Names now covers some 15000 named minor planets. It provides authoritative information about the basis for the rich and colorful variety of ingenious names, from heavenly goddesses to more prosaic constructions.

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eBook $199.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Dictionary of Minor Planet Names
Book Subtitle
Addendum to Fifth Edition: 2006 - 2008
Authors
Copyright
2009
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-01965-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-01965-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-642-01964-7
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-42506-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 316
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