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Illustrated encyclopedia of the universe

Author: Martin J Rees
Publisher: London ; New York : Dorling Kindersley, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [2nd ed.]View all editions and formats
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From the fiery mass of the Sun's core to the black hole at the centre of the Milky Way, this title helps you to take off into the farthest limits of space and discover our universe. It also helps to  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Popular works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Martin J Rees
ISBN: 9781405363310 1405363312
OCLC Number: 660539417
Notes: At head of title: DK.
Previous edition: 2009.
Includes index.
Description: 512 pages : color illustrations, portraits (some color) ; 27 cm
Contents: A short tour of the universe --
What is the universe? --
The beginning and end of the universe --
The view from Earth --
Exploring space --
The solar system --
The Milky Way --
Beyond the Milky Way --
the constellations --
Monthly sky guide.
Other Titles: DK illustrated encyclopedia of the universe
Encyclopedia of the universe
Responsibility: general editor, Martin Rees.

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fabulous' Astronomy Now 'spectacularly extends DK's pictorial enyclopedias into space Independent

 
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