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The Resource Lives of the planets : a natural history of the solar system, Richard Corfield

Lives of the planets : a natural history of the solar system, Richard Corfield

Label
Lives of the planets : a natural history of the solar system
Title
Lives of the planets
Title remainder
a natural history of the solar system
Statement of responsibility
Richard Corfield
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the history of mankind's exploration of the solar system, showing that as technology has increased in quality and precision so has understanding about the formation and workings of the planets
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Corfield, R. M
Dewey number
523.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QB501
LC item number
.C6618 2007
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Solar system
  • Planetary science
  • Space probes
  • Outer space
Label
Lives of the planets : a natural history of the solar system, Richard Corfield
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes 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
Ages of dark and light: The Sun -- The piper at the gates of dawn: Mercury -- The greenhouse in the sky: Venus -- The wizards of Earthsea: Earth and Moon -- The Martian chronicles: Mars -- The outward urge: Asteroids -- The eye of the universe: Jupiter -- Ringing infinity: Saturn -- The harmonies of the ice giants: Uranus and Neptune -- Termination shock: Pluto and the Kuiper Belt
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 268 pages
Isbn
9780465014033
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007013808
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • 2007013808
  • 475085
Label
Lives of the planets : a natural history of the solar system, Richard Corfield
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes 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
Ages of dark and light: The Sun -- The piper at the gates of dawn: Mercury -- The greenhouse in the sky: Venus -- The wizards of Earthsea: Earth and Moon -- The Martian chronicles: Mars -- The outward urge: Asteroids -- The eye of the universe: Jupiter -- Ringing infinity: Saturn -- The harmonies of the ice giants: Uranus and Neptune -- Termination shock: Pluto and the Kuiper Belt
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 268 pages
Isbn
9780465014033
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007013808
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • 2007013808
  • 475085

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