July 9, 2016

The Solar Corona

by Leon Golub and Jay M. PasachoffThe second edition, published in 2010.
Only a hardcover edition is available. Cambridge University Press
Hardback (ISBN-13: 9780521882019)

solarcarona2ndEdTable of contents:
1. Introduction
2. Brief history of coronal studies
3. The coronal spectrum
4. The solar cycle
5. Ground-based observations
6. Observations from space: I. The first 4 decades
7. Activity of the inner corona
8. Observations from space: II. Recent missions
9. The solar wind
10. Solar flares & the corona


Order from: Cambridge University Press (01223) 312393
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See also the Updates/Errata page for the 1st edition

See also the Updates/Errata page for the 2nd edition

See also their popular, trade book:
Nearest Star: The Exciting Science of Our Sun, 2nd edition
by Leon Golub and Jay M. Pasachoff
Published by Cambridge University Press in 2014

A variety of solar information, including updates on sunspots and daily images through various filters, is available through the homepage for Pasachoff’s The Cosmos: Astronomy in the New Millennium, 4th ed. (2014).