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Pluto : sentinel of the outer solar system

Author: Barrie William Jones
Publisher: Cambridge Cambridge Univ. Press 2011
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : ReprintedView all editions and formats
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Richly illustrated and up-to-date, this book is a timely account of Pluto for general readers, amateur astronomers and students wanting to know more about this intriguing celestial object. It also  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barrie William Jones
ISBN: 9780521194365 0521194369
OCLC Number: 837787331
Description: XI, 231 Seiten, [4] Blätter Illustrationen, Diagramme
Contents: Machine generated contents note: 1. The Solar System; 2. The discovery of Uranus, Neptune, and Pluto; 3. Pluto, a diminishing world; 4. Pluto's family; 5. Surfaces, atmospheres, interiors of Pluto and Charon; 6. The Edgeworth-Kuiper belt; 7. Is Pluto a planet?; 8. The New Horizons mission to Pluto (and beyond); 9. Pluto: gateway to beyond?; Glossary; Further reading and other resources; Index.
Responsibility: Barrie W. Jones

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'Thoroughly accessible ... a clear matter-of-fact style ... Jones's thorough approach offers popular science readers pretty much everything known about mysterious Pluto.' Publishers Weekly 'A timely, Read more...

 
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