The sun

Guide to the Sun, Kenneth J. H. Phillips, Cambridge University Press, ISBN 052139788X, 1995

Earth, Suns and Solar System: Gravitation Theory, Paul F. Taylor, 1stBooks Library; ISBN : 0759622760, 2001

Introduction to space physics, Margaret G. Kivelson and Christopher T. Russel, Cambridge University Press, ISBN 0521 45714 9, 1996

The new solar system, J. Kelly Beatty and Andrew Chaikin, Cambridge University Press, ISBN 0933 346 56 5, 1990

From the Sun - Auroras, Magnetic Storms, Solar Flares, Cosmic Rays, S.T. Suess and B.T. Tsurutani eds., American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC, USA, ISBN 0-87590-292-8, 1998.
The book is appropriate for high school graduates, scientists unfamiliar with space physics etc.

The Earth

Aeronomy, Banks, P.M., and G. Kockarts, part A and B, Academic Press, New York , 1973

Introduction to the space environment, Thomas F. Tascione, Krieger Pub., ISBN 0 89464 044 5, 1994

Ionospheres, Robert W. Schunk and Andrew F. Nagy, Cambridge University Press, ISBN 052163237 4, 2000

Convection and Substorms: Paradigms of Magnetospheric Phenomenology, Kennel C. Charles, Oxford University Press; ISBN : 0195085299, 1996

Storms in Space, John W. Freeman, Cambridge University Press; ISBN : 0521660386, 2001

Arctic Lights, Arctic Nights, Debbie S. Miller, Jon Van Zyle, Walker & Company; ISBN : 0802788564, 2003

Aurora: The Northern Lights in Mythology, History and Science, Harald Falck - Ytter, Torbjorn Lovgren, Bell Pond Books; ISBN : 0880104686, 2000

Space Weather

Atmospheric Radiation: Theoretical Basis R.M. Goody and Y. L. Yung, Oxford University Press; ISBN : 0195102916, 1995

Space Science in the Twenty - First Century: Solar and Space Physics, National Research Council, National Academy Press; ISBN 0309038480, 1988

Astronaut: Living in Space, Kate Hayden, Peter Dennis, Econo - Clad Books; ISBN : 0613242521, 2000
The Geography of Tourism and Recreation: Environment, Colin Michael Hall Place and Space, Routledge; ISBN : 0415250811, 2002

The Atmospheric Sciences Entering the Twenty - First Century, National Research Council, National Academy Press; ISBN : 0309064155, 1998
Storms from the Sun: The Emerging Science of Space Weather, Michael J. Carlowicz, Ramon E. Lopez, Joseph Henry Press, ISBN 0309076420, 2002

SPACE WEATHER CDROM, Dr. Frank Jansen, 1A - First Applications and Management Consultancy for Space Weather Service Research, Education and Culture.

The sun and space weather, Arnold Hanslmeier, ASSL, Kluver Acad. Pub., ISBN 1 4020 0684 5, 2002
Space weather, environment and societies, Jean Lilensten et J. Bornarel, Ed. Springer, December 2005, ISBN-10 1-4020-4331-7 (HB), ISBN-13 978-1-4020-4331-4 (HB)

Physics of the Upper Polar Atmosphere, Asgeir Brekke, John Wiley & Sons, Chichester - New York - Brisbane - Toronto - Singapore 2nd edition, 1997, ISBN 0-471-96018-7

The Earth's Ionosphere - Plasma Physics and Electrodynamics, Michael C. Kelley, International Geophysics Series vol.43, Academic Press, Inc., San Diego - New York - Berkeley - Boston - London - Sydney - Tokyo - Toronto, 1989, ISBN 0-12-404013-6

Handbook of Geophysics. Not available any more in printed form, but the AFRL (USAF) has scanned a printed copy and produced a CD which can be requested from the AFRL.

Handbook of Geophysics and the Space Environment, Scientific Editor Adolph S. Jursa, Air Force Geophysics Laboratory, Air Force Systems Command, Unites States Air Force, 1985, Document Accession Number: ADA 167000

AGU's Geophysical Monographs, e.g., vol 99 "Coronal Mass Ejections" and vol 125 "Space Weather".

The NRL Plasma Formulary (Can be downloaded from the Web,


A History of Modern Planetary Physics, Stephen G. Brush, Cambridge University Press; ISBN : 052155215X, 1996

Encyclopedia of Planetary Sciences, James H. Shirley, Rhodes W. Fairbridge, Kluwer Academic Publishers; ISBN : 0792367944, 2001

The Making of the European Spatial Development Perspective, Andreas Faludi, Bas Waterhout, Routledge; ISBN : 0415272645, 2002

Atmospheres in the Solar System: Comparative Aeronomy, Michael Mendillo, Andrew F. Nagy, J. H. Waite, Amer Geophysical Union; ISBN : 0875909892 , 2002