The Greatest Comets in History : Broom Stars and Celestial Scimitars

Comets have fascinated and awed humankind since ancient times. Of the thousands of comets recorded throughout history, those deemed to have been the most spectacular have been described in the accounts of eyewitnesses and often recorded in official documents. This book introduces you to the greatest...

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Main Author: Seargent, David A.J.
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Published: New York, NY Springer New York 2009, 2009
Edition:1st ed. 2009
Series:Astronomers' Universe
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • The Kreutz Sungrazers
  • Daylight Comets