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The Resource 1001 facts about space, Carole Stott and Clint Twist

1001 facts about space, Carole Stott and Clint Twist

Label
1001 facts about space
Title
1001 facts about space
Statement of responsibility
Carole Stott and Clint Twist
Title variation
  • One thousand one facts about space
  • One thousand and one facts about space
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
520
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QB52
LC item number
.S77 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
DK backpack books
Label
1001 facts about space, Carole Stott and Clint Twist
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Universe: What is the universe? -- Scale of the universe -- Life story of the universe -- Galaxies: What is a galaxy? -- Clusters and superclusters -- Milky Way -- Local Arm -- Stars: What is a star? -- Star birth -- Life cycle of a star -- Death of massive stars -- Stellar classification -- Brightness -- Space from earth: Above our heads -- Special effects -- Constellations -- Cataloging stars -- Zodiac -- Near or far? -- Northern sky -- Southern sky -- Solar system: What is the solar system? -- Solar gravity -- Sun -- Solar energy and influence -- Planets: Mercury -- Venus -- Earth -- Earth's moon -- Mars -- Jupiter -- Saturn -- Uranus -- Neptune -- Pluto -- Small objects: Comets -- Meteors -- Asteroids -- Studying space: Information from space -- Optical telescopes -- Radio astronomy -- Images of space -- Observatories -- Telescopes in space -- Rockets -- Flybys -- Landers -- Working in space -- Space history: Milestones in astronomy -- Space missions I -- Space missions II -- Space facts: Formation of the universe -- Measuring the universe -- Galaxies -- Stars -- Stellar worlds -- Solar systems -- Planets and moons -- Minor members of the solar system -- Sights in the sky -- Life in the universe -- Traveling into space -- Space probes -- Telescopes in orbit -- Earth-based observations -- Humans in space -- Space stations
Control code
ocm49552411
Dimensions
17 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
192 p.
Isbn
9780789484505
Lccn
2002277305
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
49552411
Label
1001 facts about space, Carole Stott and Clint Twist
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Universe: What is the universe? -- Scale of the universe -- Life story of the universe -- Galaxies: What is a galaxy? -- Clusters and superclusters -- Milky Way -- Local Arm -- Stars: What is a star? -- Star birth -- Life cycle of a star -- Death of massive stars -- Stellar classification -- Brightness -- Space from earth: Above our heads -- Special effects -- Constellations -- Cataloging stars -- Zodiac -- Near or far? -- Northern sky -- Southern sky -- Solar system: What is the solar system? -- Solar gravity -- Sun -- Solar energy and influence -- Planets: Mercury -- Venus -- Earth -- Earth's moon -- Mars -- Jupiter -- Saturn -- Uranus -- Neptune -- Pluto -- Small objects: Comets -- Meteors -- Asteroids -- Studying space: Information from space -- Optical telescopes -- Radio astronomy -- Images of space -- Observatories -- Telescopes in space -- Rockets -- Flybys -- Landers -- Working in space -- Space history: Milestones in astronomy -- Space missions I -- Space missions II -- Space facts: Formation of the universe -- Measuring the universe -- Galaxies -- Stars -- Stellar worlds -- Solar systems -- Planets and moons -- Minor members of the solar system -- Sights in the sky -- Life in the universe -- Traveling into space -- Space probes -- Telescopes in orbit -- Earth-based observations -- Humans in space -- Space stations
Control code
ocm49552411
Dimensions
17 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
192 p.
Isbn
9780789484505
Lccn
2002277305
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
49552411

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