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Asimov's Guide to Halley's comet

Author: Isaac Asimov
Publisher: New York : Walker, 1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes the comet's workings and wonders, how astronomers have unraveled some of the mysteries, lore of comets and scientific facts.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Isaac Asimov
ISBN: 0802708366 9780802708366
OCLC Number: 11290964
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 118 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: The fear of comets --
The paths of comets --
The return of Halley's Comet --
Dim comets --
The death of comets --
Nineteenth-century comets --
Comet tails and meteors --
The distant comets --
The birth of comets and the solar system --
Comets and catastrophes.
Other Titles: Guide to Halley's comet.
Guide to Halley's comet
Responsibility: Isaac Asimov.

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Describes the comet's workings and wonders, how astronomers have unraveled some of the mysteries, lore of comets and scientific facts.

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