The Sun, our star

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Harvard University Press, 1982 - Science - 263 pages
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A detailed explanation of the structure and inner workings of the sun, its evolution and future, and its effects on Earth is fully illustrated with halftones and line drawings

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The author describes the formation of the Sun with its "run-of-the-mill" qualities, and its "quiet" face, then introduces the theatrics of magnetic activity -- sunspots, prominences, flares, the hot ... Read full review

Contents

The Sun among the Stars
1
Studying the Face of the Sun
17
Probing the Depths of the Sun
56
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