(listed in order of usefulness)
Notes: The "direct
links" to puchasing from amazon.com below may only work if
you've previously registered with amazon.com. If you are
not registered, you can just go directly to amazon.com,
and search on "Interstellar Medium" or "Interstellar
Matter" to find most of the titles below. All the links below
are to the least expensive version of the book available, usually
paperback. Hardcover is usually also available, through amazon.com.
The Classic: Physical Processes in
the Interstellar Medium, by Lyman
An (Expensive!) New Edition of Another (not
as good) Classic: The Physics of the
Interstellar Medium (Graduate
Series in Astronomy) by J. E. Dyson, D. A. Williams
A Very Useful General Reference: Astrophysics.
Volume 2 -- Interstellar matter and Galaxies by R.L Bowers and T. Deeming,1984 (Boston:
Jones & Bartlett).
Introductory: The Fullness of Space
: Nebulae, Stardust, and the Interstellar Medium, by Gareth Wynn-Williams
Stars, and Electrons : Selected Writings of Lyman Spitzer, Jr. by Lyman, Jr Spitzer (Editor), Jeremiah P. Ostriker
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