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There is no single book that covers all the topics. Students who have studied AA1051, Introduction to Astronomy may find useful chapters on the Earth and Sun in the recommended text for that module.

  • Universe, 10th edition by R. Geller, R.A.Freedman, W.J. Kaufmann III and ;  W H Freeman, 2014; ISBN-13: 978-1-464-124921; ISBN: 1-464-124922.

Universe 11th edition (ISBN-13: 978-1319252335) will be available form May 2019 and will be adopted as the recommended textbook.

UCLan has investigated obtaining this as an electronic resource for its library. The ebook is only available to individual licences; UCLan will not be able to provide it as an electronic resource.