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Universe

Kerrod, Robin (Book Plus CD - 2009)
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Provides an in-depth, comprehensive look at the universe with a unique integration of words and pictures. Topics covered include: black holes, galaxies, the solar system, asteroids, meteors, meteorites, stars, quasars and more. Features an accompanying clip-art CD and wall chart.
Authors: Kerrod, Robin
Title: Universe
Publisher: New York, NY : Dorling Kindersley, 2009, c2003
Edition: Rev. ed
Characteristics: 72 p. :,col. ill. ;,28 cm. +,1 clip art CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Statement of Responsibility: written by Robin Kerrod
Notes: CD-ROM contains clip art
Includes bibliography (p. 68-69) and index
Contents: What is the universe?
How do we fit in?
How the Universe works
In the beginning
Fate of the Universe
Exploring the Universe
Our corner of the Universe
Our local star
Earth's moon
Comparing the planets
Mercury and Venus
Home planet
Mars, the Red Planet
Jupiter, king of the planets
Saturn, the ringed wonder
New worlds
Asteroids, meteors, and meteorites
Icy wanderers
Distant suns
Variety of stars
Clusters of nebulae
Star birth
Star death
Pulsars and black holes
Milky Way
Neighbors
Galaxies galore
Quasars and other active galaxies
Universe of life
Window on the universe
Discovery timeline
Find out more
Glossary
Index
Summary: Provides an in-depth, comprehensive look at the universe with a unique integration of words and pictures. Topics covered include: black holes, galaxies, the solar system, asteroids, meteors, meteorites, stars, quasars and more. Features an accompanying clip-art CD and wall chart.
Alternate Title: Eyewitness universe
ISBN: 9780756650308
0756650305
9780756650315
0756650313
Branch Call Number: j 520 K41u 2009
Subject Headings: Cosmology Juvenile literature Astronomy Juvenile literature
Topical Term: Cosmology
Astronomy
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Provides an in-depth, comprehensive look at the universe with a unique integration of words and pictures. Topics covered include: black holes, galaxies, the solar system, asteroids, meteors, meteorites, stars, quasars and more. Features an accompanying clip-art CD and wall chart.


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