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Fire in the sky

Author: Gordon Dillow
Publisher: New York : Scribner, [2019]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"An historical survey about asteroid hits sustained by Earth and the defenses being prepared against future asteroid-caused catastrophe"--
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Dillow, Gordon.
Fire in the sky.
New York : Scribner, ©2019
(DLC) 2018040343
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gordon Dillow
ISBN: 9781501187766 1501187767
OCLC Number: 1050143294
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Impact! --
Miraculous apparitions in the ayre --
Star wounds --
T-rex with a string of pearls --
Asteroid hunters --
Planetary defense --
Asteroid killers --
Asteroid wars --
Epilogue.
Other Titles: Cosmic collisions, killer asteroids, and the race to defend Earth
Responsibility: by Gordon L. Dillow.

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