Bibliography for the astronomy section

Astronomy – 50 ideas you need to know – Giles Sparrow (Quercus)

Astrophysics for people in a hurry – Neil de Grasse Tyson (WW Norton & Co)

Cosmos – Giles Sparrow (Quercus)

The Illustrated Encyclopaedia of the Universe – Ed.Martin Rees (Dorling & Kindersley)

Mars – Heather Couper and Nigel Henbest (Headline)

Observing the Constellations – John Stanford (Mitchell Beazley)

The Planets – Andrew Cohen with Professor Brian Cox (William Collins)

A short history of nearly everything – Bill Bryson (Transworld Publishers)

Solar System – Marcus Chown (Faber and Faber)

Solar System – Nigel Hey (Weidenfield & Nicolson)

Star Maps for Southern Africa – Albert Jansen

Unveiling the Universe – J E van Zyl (Springer)

Online Resources

Encyclopaedia Britannica

National Aeronautics and Space Administration – USA (NASA)

University of Oregon – The Evolution of Planetary Atmospheres

Last updated: Tuesday, 28th January 2020