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The Resource Beyond the solar system : exploring galaxies, black holes, alien planets, and more : a history with 21 activities, Mary Kay Carson

Beyond the solar system : exploring galaxies, black holes, alien planets, and more : a history with 21 activities, Mary Kay Carson

Label
Beyond the solar system : exploring galaxies, black holes, alien planets, and more : a history with 21 activities
Title
Beyond the solar system
Title remainder
exploring galaxies, black holes, alien planets, and more : a history with 21 activities
Statement of responsibility
Mary Kay Carson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the evolution of mankind's astronomical knowledge from its origins to current findings, and features educational projects, profiles of famous astronomers, and a timeline of major discoveries
Cataloging source
PSt/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carson, Mary Kay
Dewey number
520.9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • 4-6
  • 980L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
QB15
LC item number
.C37 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Astronomy
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Beyond the solar system : exploring galaxies, black holes, alien planets, and more : a history with 21 activities, Mary Kay Carson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 121) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pre-history-1600s : stargazers to scientists -- 1600s : telescopes and gravity -- 1700s-1915 : unveiling the stars -- 1900-1940 : space-time tricks, island universes, and the biggest bang -- 1930s-1970s : discovering the invisible : quasars, pulsars, andblack holes -- 1980s-2010s : frothy galaxies, alien planets, and dark energy
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vii, 127 pages
Isbn
9781613745441
Lccn
2012046330
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (mostly color), maps
System control number
  • BK0012437344
  • 679425
Label
Beyond the solar system : exploring galaxies, black holes, alien planets, and more : a history with 21 activities, Mary Kay Carson
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 121) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pre-history-1600s : stargazers to scientists -- 1600s : telescopes and gravity -- 1700s-1915 : unveiling the stars -- 1900-1940 : space-time tricks, island universes, and the biggest bang -- 1930s-1970s : discovering the invisible : quasars, pulsars, andblack holes -- 1980s-2010s : frothy galaxies, alien planets, and dark energy
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vii, 127 pages
Isbn
9781613745441
Lccn
2012046330
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (mostly color), maps
System control number
  • BK0012437344
  • 679425

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