By S. Böhme, U. Esser, W. Fricke, U. Güntzel-Lingner, I. Heinrich (auth.), S. Böhme, U. Esser, W. Fricke, U. Güntzel-Lingner, I. Heinrich, F. Henn, D. Krahn, L. D. Schmadel, H. Scholl, G. Zech (eds.)
Astronomy and Astrophysics Abstracts, which has seemed in semi-annual volumes considering 1969, is de voted to the recording, summarizing and indexing of astronomical courses during the international. it's ready below the auspices of the foreign Astronomical Union (according to a answer followed on the 14th normal meeting in 1970). Astronomy and Astrophysics Abstracts goals to give a accomplished documentation of literature in all fields of astronomy and astrophysics. each attempt might be made to make sure that the averagetime period among the date of receipt of the unique literature and e-book ofthe abstracts won't exceed 8 months. This time period is almost about that accomplished via per 30 days abstracting journals, com pared to which our method of gathering abstracts for roughly six months bargains the benefit of larger comfort for the consumer. quantity 17 includes literature released in 1976 and obtained ahead of August 15, 1976; a few older literature which used to be got past due and which isn't recorded in prior volumes can be incorporated. We recognize with thank you contributions to this quantity through Dr. J. Bouska, who surveyed journals and courses within the Czech languageand provided us with abstracts in English,and through the typical wealth clinical and business examine association (C.S.I.R.O.), Sydney, for delivering titles and abstracts of papers on radio astronomy. we wish to recognize important contributions to this vol ume via Zentralstelle fur Atomkernenergie-Dokumentation, Leopoldshafen, which supported our ab stracting provider via sending us retrospective literature searches.