Astrometry is fundamental to all other fields of astronomy, from the pointing of telescopes, to navigation and guidance systems, to distance and motion. This book is a paperback re-issue of the hardcover edition of Fundamentals of Astrometry by Jean Kovalevsky and Kenneth Seidelmann, which is a. Fundamentals of Astrometry, by Jean Kovalevsky and P. Kenneth Seidelmann, pp. ISBN Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, July.
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