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Lewis, John S.

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Works: 43 works in 151 publications in 3 languages and 6,976 library holdings
Roles: Editor
Classifications: QB501, 523.2
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Physics and chemistry of the solar system by John S Lewis ( )
36 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 2,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Physics and Chemistry of the Solar System, 2nd Edition, is a comprehensive survey of the planetary physics and physical chemistry of our own solar system. It covers current research in these areas and the planetary sciences that have benefited from both earth-based and spacecraft-based experimentation. These experiments form the basis of this encyclopedic reference, which skillfully fuses synthesis and explanation. Detailed chapters review each of the major planetary bodies as well as asteroids, comets, and other small orbitals. Astronomers, physicists, and planetary scientists can use this state-of-the-art book for both research and teaching. This Second Edition features extensive new material, including expanded treatment of new meteorite classes, spacecraft findings from Mars Pathfinder through Mars Odyssey 2001, recent reflections on brown dwarfs, and descriptions of planned NASA, ESA, and Japanese planetary missions. * New edition features expanded treatment of new meteorite classes, the latest spacecraft findings from Mars, information about 100+ new discoveries of planets and stars, planned lunar and planetary missions, more end-of-chapter exercises, and more * Includes extensive new material and is amply illustrated throughout * Reviews each major planetary body, asteroids, comets, and other small orbitals
Planets and their atmospheres origin and evolution by John S Lewis ( )
14 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 1,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This work is addressed to advanced undergraduate and graduate students in astronomy, geology, chemistry, meteorology, and the planetary sciences as well as to researchers with pertinent areas of specialization who desire an introduction to the literature across the broad interdisciplinary range of this important topic. Extensive references to the pre-spacecraft literature will be particularly useful to readers interested in the historical development of the field during this century
Rain of iron and ice : the very real threat of comet and asteroid bombardment by John S Lewis ( Book )
15 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John S. Lewis, a planetary scientist, details the recent scientific study which suggests that massive solid bodies from space pose a very real threat to our planet and explores the implications for the future of life on Earth
Worlds without end : the exploration of planets known and unknown by John S Lewis ( Book )
8 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the search for new planets, examines evidence of planets orbiting distant suns, and speculates on the possibility of life on distant planets
Mining the sky : untold riches from the asteroids, comets, and planets by John S Lewis ( Book )
13 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What would it be like if entrepreneurs could literally "mine the sky" to solve Earth's three major fulfillment problems: energy, mineral resources, and food? That is the engaging premise of John S. Lewis's visionary new book. What if we could chemically break down the atmosphere of Mars for substances that can be used as spacecraft propellants; hollow out asteroids to transform them into livable habitats for billions of space-bound homesteaders; mine the asteroids for
Space resources : breaking the bonds of earth by John S Lewis ( Book )
4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comet and asteroid impact hazards on a populated earth : computer modeling by John S Lewis ( Book )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Resources of near-Earth space ( Book )
6 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Planetary Atmospheres Program on a program of research on the origin and evolution of planetary atmospheres final report by John S Lewis ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lightcraft flight handbook : LTI-20 by Leik Myrabo ( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bomben aus dem All : die kosmische Bedrohung by John S Lewis ( Book )
3 editions published in 1997 in German and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hui xing zhuang di qiu by John S Lewis ( Book )
3 editions published in 2000 in Chinese and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Xiao wang zi de bao zang by John S Lewis ( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in Chinese and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The agricultural potential of the Middle Kuskokwim Valley : a suggested development and marketing approach by Carol E Lewis ( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Report of a study, the objective of which was to provide an economic evaluation of the feasibility of producing and marketing vegetables in the Kuskokwim River Valley area of southwestern Alaska. Major considerations were availability of markets, transportation, storage, etc
Uniform accounting system for condominiums by Galen G Drake ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unbegrenzte Zukunft by John S Lewis ( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The primitive earth revisited : a symposium by 3rd, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, 1979 Primitive Earth Revisited Symposium ( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Allometry and manufacturing hierarchy : a general system theory approach to manufacturing employment and industry incidence by E. Frederick Koenig ( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Physics and chemistry of the solar system by John S Lewis ( )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Physics and Chemistry of the Solar System, 2nd Edition, is a comprehensive survey of the planetary physics and physical chemistry of our own solar system. It covers current research in these areas and the planetary sciences that have benefited from both earthbased and spacecraftbased experimentation. These experiments form the basis of this encyclopedic reference, which skillfully fuses synthesis and explanation. Detailed chapters review each of the major planetary bodies as well as asteroids, comets, and other small orbitals. Astronomers, physicists, and planetary scientists can use this stateoftheart book for both research and teaching. This Second Edition features extensive new material, including expanded treatment of new meteorite classes, spacecraft findings from Mars Pathfinder through Mars Odyssey 2001, recent reflections on brown dwarfs, and descriptions of planned NASA, ESA, and Japanese planetary missions. * New edition features expanded treatment of new meteorite classes, the latest spacecraft findings from Mars, information about 100+ new discoveries of planets and stars, planned lunar and planetary missions, more endofchapter exercises, and more * Includes extensive new material and is amply illustrated throughout * Reviews each major planetary body, asteroids, comets, and other small orbitals
Evaluation of the agricultural potential of the middle Kuskokwim Valley : an analysis and suggested development and marketing approach by Carol E Lewis ( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Lewis, John S.
Lewis, John Simpson 1941-
Simpson Lewis John
Languages
English (118)
Chinese (5)
German (5)
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