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The rough guide to the universe

Author: John Scalzi
Publisher: London : Rough Guides, 2008.
Series: Rough Guides reference guides.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Contains information on the planets of the solar system, provides advice on observing planets and stars, discusses theories of how the universe came into existence, and offers listings of planetariums, observatories, and "deep sky" sites.
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Genre/Form: Handbooks, manuals, etc
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Scalzi
ISBN: 9781843538004 1843538008
OCLC Number: 191891113
Notes: Previous ed.: 2003.
Spine title: The universe.
Description: viii, 401 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps, ports. ; 20 cm.
Contents: Pt. 1. The universe --
Pt. 2. Star charts --
Pt. 3. Resources.
Series Title: Rough Guides reference guides.
Other Titles: Universe
Responsibility: John Scalzi.
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The truth may or may not be out there, but space is the place to look, this guide takes you from our own moon to the frontiers of the universe - and then speculates about what lies beyond. It gives  Read more...

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