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An introduction to the solar system.

Author: David A Rothery; Neil McBride; Iain Gilmour; Philip A Bland; Open University.
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. ed.View all editions and formats
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Fascinating description of the bodies in the Solar System and their origin and evolution, ideal for introductory courses.

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Genre/Form: Textbooks
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David A Rothery; Neil McBride; Iain Gilmour; Philip A Bland; Open University.
ISBN: 9781107600928 1107600928
OCLC Number: 729345798
Notes: "In association with the Open University"--Title page verso.
Description: 412 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 27 cm
Contents: Ch. 1. A Tour of the Solar System --
Ch. 2. The Internal Structure of the Terrestrial Planets --
Ch. 3. Planetary Volcanism-Ultima Thule? --
Ch. 4. Planetary Surface Processes --
Ch. 5. Atmospheres of Terrestrial Planets --
Ch. 6. The Giant Planets --
Ch. 7. Minor Bodies of the Solar Systems --
Ch. 8. The Origin of the Solar System --
Ch. 9. Meteorites: A Record of Formation.
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