Physics and Chemistry of the Solar SystemBy
- John Lewis
Advanced undergraduates and beginning graduate students, and students in astronomy, astrophysics and planetary science courses with background in mathematics, physics and chemistry. Should also appeal to more advanced graduate students and faculty who need a thorough synthesis of the topic.
Published: February 2004
Imprint: Academic Press
Praise for the previous edition: "John Lewis has pulled together an incredible compendium of knowledge of the planetary sciences serving the needs of both students and practicing scientists..." - ICARUS "...the best study of the subject I have ever read...complete, well written, with a style that is both lively and elegant." - PHYSICS WORLD "...a very comprehensive summary of the results of research in this field. There are many diagrams and photographs used for illustration that make it easy to understand." - REVIEWS OF ASTRONOMICAL TOOLS "...I am sure that every serious university library will be required to obtain a copy." - METEORITES AND PLANETARY SCIENCE