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Stars -- Structure (26)
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Stars -- Evolution (10)
Astrophysics (7)
Cosmology (7)
Eddington, Arthur Stanley, -- Sir, -- 1882-1944 (7)
Astronomy (6)
Baade, Walter, -- 1893-1960 (6)
Russell, Henry Norris, -- 1877-1957 (6)
Struve, Otto, -- 1897-1963 (6)
Biermann, Ludwig, -- 1907-1986 (5)
Hoyle, Fred, -- 1915-2001 (5)
Yerkes Observatory (5)
Chandrasekhar, S. -- (Subrahmanyan), -- 1910-1995 (4)
Hubble, Edwin, -- 1889-1953 (4)
Kuiper, Gerard P. -- (Gerard Peter), -- 1905-1973 (4)
Stars Structure (4)
University of Chicago (4)
Universitèat Gèottingen (4)
World War, 1939-1945 -- Science (4)
Astronomical observatories -- Administration (3)
Astronomy -- Study and teaching (3)
Astrophysics -- History (3)
Chandrasekhar, S. -- (Subrahmanyan), -- 1910-1995- (3)
Comets (3)
Cowling, T. G. -- (Thomas George) (3)
Harvard University (3)
Jeans, James Hopwood, -- Sir, -- 1877-1946 (3)
Kitt Peak National Observatory (3)
McDonald Observatory (3)
McVittie, George C. -- (George Cunliffe) (3)
Morgan, W. W. -- (William Wilson), -- 1906- (3)
Mount Wilson Solar Observatory (3)
Payne-Gaposchkin, Cecilia, -- 1900-1979- (3)
Schwarzschild, K. -- (Karl), -- 1873-1916 (3)
Shapley, Harlow, -- 1885-1972 (3)
Strèomgren, Bengt, -- 1908- (3)
University of Cambridge (3)
Whipple, Fred L. -- (Fred Lawrence), -- 1906-2004 (3)
Alfvâen, Hannes, -- 1908-1995 (2)
Antisemitism (2)
Astronomical spectroscopy (2)
Bohr, Niels, -- 1885-1962 (2)
Bok, Bart J. -- (Bart Jan), -- 1906-1983 (2)
Bondi, Hermann (2)
Burbidge, Geoffrey R (2)
California Institute of Technology (2)
Courant, Richard, -- 1888-1972 (2)
Emden, Jacob Robert (2)
1Title:  Aufbau und Entwicklung der Sterne   
 Creator:  Vogt, Heinrich, 1890- 
 Publication:  Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft Becker & Erler, Leipzig, 1943. 
 Notes:  Publisher's advertisements: p. [1] (4th group). Gift of Herbert Holl. One sheet of handwritten notes inserted in text. Includes bibliographical references and indexes. 
 Extent:  [2], [8], 183, [1], [2] p. : ill. ; 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Stars -- Structure

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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2Title:  Stellar structure   
 Creator:  Aller, Lawrence H. (Lawrence Hugh), 1913-2003 | McLaughlin, Dean B. (Dean Benjamin), 1901-1965 | Bashkin, Stanley 
 Publication:  University of Chicago Press, Chicago, [1965] 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographies. 
 Extent:  xx, 648 p. illus. 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Stars -- Structure

 
Collection:  Linda Hall Library 
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3Title:  Principles of stellar structure   
 Creator:  Cox, John P. | Giuli, R. Thomas. 
 Publication:  Gordon and Breach, New York, [1968] 
 Notes:  "Based largely on lecture notes developed for ... courses given ... at Cornell University and at the University of Colorado." Bibliography: v. 1, p. 528-545. 
 Extent:  2 v. (xliv, 1327 p.) illus. 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Stars -- Structure

 
Collection:  Linda Hall Library 
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4Title:  Introduction to the physics of stellar interiors   
 Creator:  Kourganoff, V. (Vladimir), 1912- 
 Publication:  D. Reidel Pub. Co, Dordrecht, Boston, [1973] 
 Notes:  Translation of Introduction à la physique des intérieurs stellaires. Bibliography: p. [110]-113. 
 Extent:  115 p. illus. 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Stars -- Structure

 
Collection:  Linda Hall Library 
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5Title:  Physics of stellar interiors   
 Creator:  Swihart, Thomas L., 1929- 
 Publication:  Pachart Pub. House, Tucson, [c1972] 
 Notes:  Bibliography: p. [ix]-x. 
 Extent:  x, 119 p. 22 cm. 
 Subjects:  Stars -- Structure

 
Collection:  Linda Hall Library 
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6Title:  The physics of stellar interiors: an introduction   
 Creator:  Reddish, V. C. 
 Publication:  Edinburgh University Press, Edinburgh, ©1974. 
 Notes:  "The text of a course of fifteen lectures given to astronomy students at the Warner and Swasey Observatory, Case-Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, in the spring of 1969." 
 Extent:  107 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm 
 Subjects:  Stars -- Structure

 
Collection:  Linda Hall Library 
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7Title:  Structure and evolution of the stars   
 Creator:  Schwarzschild, Martin. 
 Publication:  Princeton University Press, Princeton, 1958. 
 Notes:  Bibliography: p. 285-291. 
 Extent:  xvii, 296 p. : tables, charts ; 24 1/2 cm. 
 Subjects:  Stars -- Structure | Stars -- Evolution -- Popular works

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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8Title:  Structure and evolution of the stars   
 Creator:  Schwarzschild, Martin. 
 Publication:  Princeton University Press, Princeton, 1958. 
 Notes:  Bibliography: p. 285-291. 
 Extent:  xvii, 296 p. illus. 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Stars -- Structure | Stars -- Evolution

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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9Title:  The life of stars: the controversial inception and emergence of the theory of stellar structure   
 Creator:  Shaviv, Giora, 1937- 
 Publication:  Magnes, Springer, Jerusalem], New York, c2009. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references and index. 
 Extent:  xiv, 504 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Stars -- Structure | Stars -- Evolution

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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10Title:  Structure and evolution of the stars   
 Creator:  Schwarzschild, Martin 
 Publication:  Princeton University Press, Princeton, 1958. 
 Notes:  Bibliography: p. 285-291. 
 Extent:  xvii, 296 p. illus. 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Stars -- Structure | Stars -- Evolution

 
Collection:  Linda Hall Library 
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11Title:  Dynamical structure and evolution of steller systems   
 Creator:  Advanced Course in Astrophysics (3rd : 1973 : Saas-Fee, Switzerland) | Contopoulos, George, 1928- | Henon, M. | Lynden-Bell, D. | Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Astrophysik und Astronomie 
 Publication:  Geneva Observatory, Sauverny, [1973] 
 Notes:  At head of title: Third Advanced Course of the Swiss Society of Astronomy and Astrophysics. Held at Saas-Fee April 2-7, 1973. Includes bibliographical references. 
 Extent:  ix, 260 p. illus. 20 cm. 
 Subjects:  Stars -- Structure | Stars -- Evolution

 
Collection:  Linda Hall Library 
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12Title:  Introduction à la physique des intérieurs stellaires   
 Creator:  Kourganoff, V. (Vladimir), 1912- 
 Publication:  Dunod, Paris, 1970. 
 Notes:  Bibliography: p. [203]-207. 
 Extent:  xv, 207 p. illus. 17 cm. 
 Subjects:  Stars -- Structure | Étoiles | Astrophysique

 
Collection:  Linda Hall Library 
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13Title:  Introduction to stellar atmospheres and interiors   
 Creator:  Novotny, Eva. 
 Publication:  Oxford University Press, New York, 1973. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references. 
 Extent:  xii, 543 p. illus. 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Stars -- Atmospheres | Stars -- Structure

 
Collection:  Linda Hall Library 
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14Title:  Unexpected warm water   
 Creator:  Gustafsson, Bengt. 
 Publication:  London, Eng, 2010. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references. 
 Extent:  p. 35-36. ; 28 cm. 
 Subjects:  Stars -- Spectra | Carbon compounds | Stars -- Structure

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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15Title:  Landau's youthful sallies into stellar theory: Their origins, claims, and receptions   
 Creator:  Hufbauer, Karl. 
 Publication:  Berkeley, Cal, 2007. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references. 
 Extent:  p. [337]-354 ; 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Landau, L. D. -- (Lev Davidovich), -- 1908-1968 | Stars -- Temperature | Stars -- Structure | Physicists -- Russia

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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16Title:  Oral history interview with Wallace Leslie William Sargent, 1975 June 10   
 Creator:  Sargent, Wallace Leslie William, 1935-2012 | Weart, Spencer R., 1942- 
 Notes:  Advance notice of two business days required to use audio or video tapes. Interview conducted as part of the Sources for History of Modern Astrophysics (SHMA) project. Interview conducted by Spencer Weart on 10 June 1975. Preliminary discussions of some important developments in astronomy, from stellar evolution and stellar interiors to the evolution and structure of galaxies and their importance for understanding the cosmological problem. Comments on optical astronomy, television finding and image tubes. The Palomar Sky Survey; comments on Fritz Zwicky. Changes in the social environment, competition and publication. Thoughts on the future of astronomy research. 
 Extent:  1 1 (1.0 
 Subjects:  Sargent, Wallace Leslie William, 1935-2012 | Zwicky, F. -- (Fritz), -- 1898-1974 | Astronomy | Astrophysics -- History | Cosmology | Galaxies | Stars -- Evolution | Stars -- Structure | Oral histories | Interviews | Sound recordings | Transcripts | Palomar Sky Survey

 
Collection:  American Institute of Physics 
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17Title:  Ludwig Biermann biography, [undated]   
 Creator:  Abt, Helmut A. 
 Notes:  Forms part of the American Institute of Physics' Niels Bohr Library Manuscript Biographies Collection. Short biography of Ludwig Franz Benedikt Biermann, written by Helmut A. Abt. Includes a listing of the positions and honors held by Biermann, as well as a summary of his research on stellar structure, comets, and stellar magnetic fields. 
 Extent:  15 (1 
 Subjects:  Biermann, Ludwig, -- 1907-1986 | California Institute of Technology | Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universitèat Berlin | Max-Planck-Institut fèur Astrophysik | Universitèat Hamburg | University of California, Berkeley | Comets | Stars Magnetic fields | Stars Structure | Biography

 
Collection:  American Institute of Physics 
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18Title:  Oral history interview with Ludwig Franz Benedikt Biermann, 1984 February 16   
 Creator:  Biermann, Ludwig, 1907-1986 | Harwit, Martin, 1931- 
 Notes:  Advance notice of two business days required to use audio or video tapes. Interview conducted by Martin Harwit, 16 February 1984. Family and early education in Westphalia; early interest in astronomy. Studies architecture in Hanover, 1926; spectroscopy with Gustav Mie in Freiburg, 1927-1928. In Gèottingen studies mathematics and chemistry, thesis advisor Ludwig Prandtl. Comments on Henry N. Russell's work on Chemical Composition of Stars, on Arthur S. Eddington's Internal Constitution of Stars and on own works on the subject (Thomas G. Cowling). The recognition of high chemical abundance of hydrogen in stars, 1939 (before the publication of Carl Friedrich von Weizsèacker's and Hans Bethe's works). Theoretical plasma efforts in astrophysics (Robert Rompe und Max Steenbeck); recognition of importance of cosmic magnetic fields (Arnulf Schlèuter); computer construction (Heinz Billing, Otto Hahn). Reorganization of the scientific establishment in Germany (Otto Hahn): Biermann becomes head of the Max-Planck-Gesellschaft's Institute for Quantum Chemistry, comments on duties and obligations as a leader, travels to the U.S. Reflections on most important scientific contributions, later works mainly on comets, comments on K. W. Michel. 
 Extent:  34 
 Subjects:  Bethe, Hans A, -- (Hans Albrecht), -- 1906-2005 | Biermann, Ludwig, -- 1907-1986 | Eddington, Arthur Stanley, -- Sir, -- 1882-1944 | Hahn, Otto | Russell, Henry Norris, -- 1877-1957 | Max-Planck-Gesellschaft zur Fèorderung der Wissenschaften | Universitèat Gèottingen | Astronomical spectroscopy | Astrophysics -- Study and teaching -- Germany | Comets | Plasma astrophysics | Interstellar matter | Stars -- Structure | Oral histories | Interviews | Transcripts | Sound recordings | Billing, Heinz | Cowling, T. G. -- (Thomas George) | Michel, K. W | Mie, Gustav | Prandtl, Ludwig, 1875-1953 | Rompe, Robert | Schlèuter, Arnulf | Steenbeck, Max | Weizsèacker, Carl Friedrich, -- Freiherr von, -- 1912-2007- | Universitèat Freiburg

 
Collection:  American Institute of Physics 
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19Title:  Oral history interview with Pierre Demarque, 1977 February 21   
 Creator:  Demarque, Pierre. | DeVorkin, David H., 1944- 
 Notes:  Advance notice of two business days required to use audiovisual materials. Interview conducted by David DeVorkin on 21 February 1977. In this interview Pierre Demarque discusses topics such as: his early interest in astronomy; listening to radio lectures by Fred Hoyle; study at the University of Toronto; interest in cosmology; work with Leonard Searle; master's thesis on stellar structure; influence of Searle and J. Beverly Oke; move to the United States and Louisiana State University; University of Illinois and the influence of Ivan King; Ludwig Biermann; George McVittie; going to the University of Chicago and contact with Chandrasekhar; stellar evolution; Yerkes Observatory; leaving Chicago for Yale University; Walter Baade philosophy of studying cosmology; globular clusters; John Eddy's work on solar variability; stellar populations and galaxy evolution. 
 Extent:  54 
 Subjects:  Baade, Walter, -- 1893-1960 | Biermann, Ludwig, -- 1907-1986 | Chandrasekhar, S. -- (Subrahmanyan), -- 1910-1995 | Demarque, Pierre | Eddy, John A | Hoyle, Fred, -- 1915-2001 | King, Ivan R | McVittie, George C. -- (George Cunliffe) | Oke, J. Beverley, 1928-2004 | Searle, L | Louisiana State University (Baton Rouge, La.) | University of Chicago | University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign | University of Toronto | Yale University | Yerkes Observatory | Astronomy | Cosmology | Galaxies -- Evolution | Philosophy and science | Stars -- Evolution | Stars -- Globular clusters | Stars -- Populations | Stars Structure | Interviews | Oral histories | Transcripts

 
Collection:  American Institute of Physics 
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20Title:  Oral history interview with Robert d'Escourt Atkinson, 1977 April 22   
 Creator:  Atkinson, Robert d'Escourt, 1898-1982 | DeVorkin, David H., 1944- 
 Notes:  Advance notice of two business days required to use audio or video tapes. Interview conducted by David DeVorkin, 22 April 1977. Interview conducted as part of the Sources for History of Modern Astrophysics (SHMA) project. Early life and education in Manchester; World War I; spectroscopy work at Oxford under Frederick A. Lindemann; visits to Gèottingen and Berlin in 1920s; ideas on stellar energy source and stellar structure; work and teaching at Rutgers (1929-1937); World War II research on de-Gaussing, ballistics; moves to Greenwich, then Herstmonceaux observatories; their administration and instruments; solar eclipse work; general relativity theory; return to U.S. Also prominently mentioned are: Herbert Jefcoate Atkinson, Irmin von Holton Atkinson, Mary Kathleen Jane Ashe Atkinson, Niels Henrik David Bohr, John Edward Campbell, Arthur Stanley Eddington, George Gamow, I. O. Griffith, Fritz G. Houtermans, Edwin Powell Hubble, James Jeans, H. Spencer Jones, Walther Nernst, Henry Norris Russell, Frederick Soddy, Richard van der Riet Woolley; Aberdeen Proving Ground, Balliol College of University of Oxford, Great Britain Admiralty, Indiana University, Royal Astronomical Society, Royal Greenwich Observatory, United States Proving Ground at Aberdeen, MD Ballistics Research Laboratory, and Universitèat Gèottingen Observatory. 
 Extent:  71 
 Subjects:  Atkinson, Herbert Jefcoate | Atkinson, Irmin von Holton | Atkinson, Mary Kathleen Jane Ashe | Atkinson, Robert d'Escourt, -- 1898-1982 | Bohr, Niels, -- 1885-1962 | Campbell, John Edward | Cherwell, Frederick Alexander Lindemann, -- Viscount, -- 1886-1957 | Eddington, Arthur Stanley, -- Sir, -- 1882-1944 | Gamow, George, -- 1904-1968 | Griffith, I. O | Houtermans, Fritz | Hubble, Edwin, -- 1889-1953 | Jeans, James Hopwood, -- Sir, -- 1877-1946 | Jones, H. Spencer -- (Harold Spencer), -- 1890- | Nernst, Walther | Russell, Henry Norris, -- 1877-1957 | Soddy, Frederick | Woolley, Richard van der Riet, -- Sir | Balliol College (University of Oxford) | Great Britain. -- Admiralty | Indiana University | Royal Astronomical Society | Royal Greenwich Observatory | Rutgers University | Universitèat Gèottingen | Universitèat Gèottingen. Observatory | University of Oxford | Astronomical observatories -- Administration | Astrophysics | Ballistics | Degaussing | General relativity (Physics) | Solar eclipses | Spectrum analysis | Stars -- Structure | World War, 1914-1918 | Aberdeen Proving Ground (Md.) | Oral histories | Interviews | Transcripts | Sound recordings

 
Collection:  American Institute of Physics 
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