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The Saturn System

Stone, E. C. and Owen, T. C. (1984) The Saturn System. In: Saturn. University of Arizona Press , Tucson, AZ, pp. 3-22.

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Saturn is a giant planet surrounded by numerous rings, many satellites, and a large magnetosphere. Although the Saturn system bears a general resemblance to the Jovian system, it has many unique attributes which provide new insight into the formation and evolution of planetary systems. This introductory chapter provides an overview of the results of recent studies of the Saturn system which are described in detail in the following chapters.

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