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Stars and clusters / Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin.

Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1979.
ISBN 0674834402, 9780674834408

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Subjects Astrophysik.
Étoiles -- Amas.
Stars -- Clusters.
Series Harvard books on astronomy.
Description 262 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Copyright Date 1979.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents All the world's a stage: the galaxy -- Merely players: meet the Hyades -- The food of the stars -- First the infant: the pre-main-sequence state -- Creeping like snail: the main sequence -- Leaving the main sequence -- The bubble reputation: supergiants -- Sighing like furnace: the Cepheid variable -- The red giant -- The oldest open clusters -- Open clusters and the structure of the galaxy -- The globular clusters -- Metal-rich globular clusters and red variable stars -- Globular clusters and short-period variables -- Last scene of all? -- Finale: pas de deux -- Star atlas.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)4804560
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WorldCat Identities Payne-Gaposchkin, Cecilia, 1900-1979.
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