The Resource Universe, written by Robin Kerrod

Universe, written by Robin Kerrod

Label
Universe
Title
Universe
Statement of responsibility
written by Robin Kerrod
Title variation
Eyewitness universe
Creator
Author
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Discusses the history of astronomy, including the discovery of the planets, sun, stars, and distant galaxies, and details human exploration of the universe
  • 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, meterorites, stars, quasars and more
Member of
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kerrod, Robin
Dewey number
523.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QB46
LC item number
.K43 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
DK eyewitness books
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Astronomy
  • Planets
  • Cosmology
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Universe, written by Robin Kerrod
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Marvel at the beauty of the universe-from our solar system to galaxies in the farthest reaches of space"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
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
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
Third American edition.
Extent
72 pages
Isbn
9781465433626
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn903225114
  • 702924
Label
Universe, written by Robin Kerrod
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Marvel at the beauty of the universe-from our solar system to galaxies in the farthest reaches of space"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
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
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
Third American edition.
Extent
72 pages
Isbn
9781465433626
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn903225114
  • 702924

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