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There was very huge development in study into low-mass stars, brown dwarfs and extrasolar planets prior to now few years, rather because the fist edtion of this e-book used to be released in 2000. during this new edtion the authors current a entire overview of either the astrophysical nature of person purple dwarf and brown dwarf stars and their collective statistical houses as an immense Galactic stellar inhabitants. Chapters facing the observational properies of low-mass dwarfs, the stellar mass functionality and extrasolar planets were thoroughly revised. different chapters were considerably revised and up to date as applicable, together with vital new fabric on observational suggestions, stellar acivity, the Galactic halo and box megastar surveys. The authors element the numerous discoveries of latest brown dwarfs and extrasolar planets made in view that ebook of the 1st version of the e-book and supply a cutting-edge evaluation of our present wisdom of very low-mass stars, brown dwarfs and extrasolar planets, together with either the most recent observational effects and theoretical paintings.

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