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Moons of the solar system : an illustrated encyclopedia

Author: John Stewart
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©1991.
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"The first half of this book is devoted to earth's moon ("Luna"). General statistical data are followed by an alphabetical listing of such subjects as eclipses, lunar spacecraft landings, phenomena, mapping, and the hundreds of small and large surface features with the sources of their names. The second half is about the 66 other known moons of the solar system, arranged alphabetically according to their accepted  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
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Stewart, John, 1952 March 5-
Moons of the solar system.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©1991
(OCoLC)623894270
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Stewart
ISBN: 0899505686 9780899505688 9780786473908 0786473908
OCLC Number: 24373884
Description: xvi, 244 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Responsibility: by John Stewart.

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The first half of this book is devoted to earth's moon ("Luna"). General statistical data are followed by an alphabetical listing of such subjects as eclipses, lunar spacecraft landings, phenomena,  Read more...

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"this guide to moons near and far shines bright"--Wilson Library Bulletin; "well organized...valuable"--Choice; "no other work presents the information in such a well-organized way and in so much Read more...

 
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