Books and papers marked with a `*' are on reserve in the IfA library.
A modern, elegant treatment emphasizing the mathematical structure of the subject.
This paper shows that Mg2 line strengths increase within the counterrotating cores of elliptical galaxies.
Review of dust lanes in elliptical galaxies.
The main text for this course. Very complete discission of dynamics, somewhat less extensive on actual galaxy data.
Observations and a numerical model of interacting elliptical galaxies.
Review of the kinematics of elliptical galaxies.
The original reference for the R^1/4 law.
Proceedings of a landmark conference on elliptical galaxies. The photographs aint too bad either!
Discusses integrated spectra and chemical compositions of old stellar populations.
Presents 2-D multicolor surface photometry of a sample of elliptical galaxies.
A study of the shapes and kinematic diversity of elliptical galaxies.
A study of disk galaxy luminosity profiles.
More than a study of the Milky Way, this well-organized volume of Saas-Fee lectures places our galaxy in context with similar systems.
Presents measurements of line-strength gradients in E and S0 galaxies.
Review of isophote shapes of elliptical galaxies.
This major review article summarizes the photometry and kinematics of elliptical and disk galaxies in the pre-CCD era.
Uses core-parameter correlations to show that dwarf spheroidal galaxies form a family distinct from normal ellipticals.
Reviews the state-of-the-art on the cores of elliptical galaxies.
A detailed and careful review of elliptical galaxies, emphasizing photometry but also touching on kinematics.
A classic work on fluid and gas dynamics.
Companion volume to Galactic Dynamics; not quite so up to date, but a valuable source of galaxy data.
Defines the Morgan system of galaxy classification.
Reviews population synthesis of elliptical galaxies.
Reviews shells in elliptical galaxies.
Besides its spectacular pictures, this book codifies the Hubble system of galaxy classification.
Reviews the major systems of galaxy classification.
Reviews attempts to reconstruct the true shapes of elliptical galaxies.
Reviews the dust and gas content of elliptical galaxies.
This paper correlates `fine structure' in elliptical galaxies with their colors. Contains recent references on fine structure measurements.
Describes the vertical structure of disk galaxies.
Presents metallicities of K giants in Baade's window.
Discusses color gradients in spheroidal systems.
Proceedings of the first conference to give extensive coverage to interactions of galaxies.
Last modified: January 25, 1995