Planets And Their Atmospheres: Origins And Evolution by John S. LewisPlanets And Their Atmospheres: Origins And Evolution by John S. Lewis

Planets And Their Atmospheres: Origins And Evolution

byJohn S. Lewis, Ronald G. PrinnEditorWilliam L. Donn

Paperback | December 28, 1983

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This work is addressed to advanced undergraduate and graduate students in astronomy, geology, chemistry, meteorology, and the planetary sciences as well as to researchers with pertinent areas of specialization who desire an introduction to the literature across the broad interdisciplinary range of this important topic. Extensive references to the pre-spacecraft literature will be particularly useful to readers interested in the historical development of the field during this century.
John S. Lewis is Professor of Planetary Sciences and Co-Director of the Space Engineering Research Center of the University of Arizona, has concentrated in recent years on the material and energy resources of nearby space and on the hazards and opportunities presented to mankind by the Near-Earth Asteroids. He is a former Professor of ...
Title:Planets And Their Atmospheres: Origins And EvolutionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:470 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.68 inPublished:December 28, 1983Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:012446582X

ISBN - 13:9780124465824

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Table of Contents

Preface. Introduction. Retention of Volatiles by Planets. Evolutionary Processes. The Atmospheres of the Planets. Conclusions. References. Index.