The 6th edition of Astronomy: From the Earth
to the Universe
was published on August 17, 2001, with a 2002 copyright.
The ISBN for ETU6/e and the textbook kits are:
- Textbook only--Astronomy:
From the Earth to the Universe: 0030334888
- Kit with textbook and CD-ROM of RedShift College Edition: 0030343895
- Kit with textbook, CD-ROM of RedShift College Edition, and Workbook on
using RedShift College Edition: 0030343917
- RedShift College Edition, CD-ROM only: 0030269946
- Workbook to accompany RedShift College Edition only: 0030269962
- Instructor's Manual, by Jay M. Pasachoff and Steven Souza: 0030342619
Overhead Transparencies: 0-03-034253-8
Write us for information about the instructor's manual and other
You can get these most quickly by calling your Field Rep directly; you
can get his or her name by dialing
Thomson Learning at (800) 237 2665 in the US.
A shorter textbook, The Cosmos: Astronomy for the New Millennium by
Jay M. Pasachoff and Alex Filippenko (copyright 2001) is available.
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Materials for the Visually Impaired
The Boston Museum of Science, Science Park, Boston, MA 02114-1099 has available
a book, "Touch The Stars (third edition), "written and illustrated by Noreen
Grice, Education Associate, 617-589-0273, fax (617) 589 - 0454, email email@example.com.
The third printing, available as of 6/98, corrects various typos and provides
some updates. The book is 69 pages long and includes twenty-three tactile astronomy
illustrations. It covers constellation legends, a survey of the planets, stellar
evolution and galaxies. The illustrations include selected constellation patterns,
planets, nebulae, galaxies, phases of the moon and the Hubble Space Telescope.
The text contains pages with both Braille and large-type print, and was published
in 1998 by the Museum of Science and National Braille Press.
Touch The Stars (third edition) is $26.95 and may be ordered through the Boston
Museum Science Store at 617-589-0488.