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The Resource Space odyssey : voyaging through the cosmos, William Harwood

Space odyssey : voyaging through the cosmos, William Harwood

Label
Space odyssey : voyaging through the cosmos
Title
Space odyssey
Title remainder
voyaging through the cosmos
Statement of responsibility
William Harwood
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides a guided tour through the universe starting with the Solar system, then voyaging farther out into space, showing nebulae, white dwarfs, and black holes, and speculating about possible future astronomical discoveries
Summary
Provides a guided tour through the universe starting with the Solar system, then voyaging farther out into space, showing nebulae, white dwarfs, and black holes, and speculating about possible future astronomical discoveries
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201741
Cataloging source
DLC
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Harwood, William
Dewey number
520
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QB44.3
LC item number
.H37 2001
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Astronomy
  • Astronomy
Target audience
adult
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voyaging through the cosmos
Label
Space odyssey : voyaging through the cosmos, William Harwood
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
What's out there. The Solar system in perspective ; The gas giants ; Visitors from the depths of space ; One star among many ; The Milky Way ; Nebulae and star clusters ; How stars are born ; Stars dying endlessly ; Searching for other worlds ; Galaxies and the distant universe -- The next decade. Returning to Mars ; Piercing Europa's skin ; Destination Saturn ; Laying bare the Sun ; Homing in on tiny targets ; Fire and ice : Mercury and Pluto ; Space telescopes come of age ; Making big telescopes from small -- The next century. Technology leads the way ; Seeing the unseeable ; Reshaping the Moon and Mars ; SETI, interstellar travel, and beyond
Control code
20410210
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9780792263548
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2001044284
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Label
Space odyssey : voyaging through the cosmos, William Harwood
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
What's out there. The Solar system in perspective ; The gas giants ; Visitors from the depths of space ; One star among many ; The Milky Way ; Nebulae and star clusters ; How stars are born ; Stars dying endlessly ; Searching for other worlds ; Galaxies and the distant universe -- The next decade. Returning to Mars ; Piercing Europa's skin ; Destination Saturn ; Laying bare the Sun ; Homing in on tiny targets ; Fire and ice : Mercury and Pluto ; Space telescopes come of age ; Making big telescopes from small -- The next century. Technology leads the way ; Seeing the unseeable ; Reshaping the Moon and Mars ; SETI, interstellar travel, and beyond
Control code
20410210
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9780792263548
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2001044284
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)

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