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Universe

Author: Robin Kerrod
Publisher: New York, New York : DK Publishing, 2015. ©2015
Series: DK eyewitness books.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : [Third] American edition.; 2015View all editions and formats
Summary:
Provides an in-depth, comprehensive look at the universe with a unique integration of words and pictures. Topics covered include: black holes, galaxies, the solar system, asteroids, meteors, meterorites, stars, quasars and more.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robin Kerrod
ISBN: 9781465431875 146543187X 9781465433626 1465433627
OCLC Number: 1104892637
Notes: "Marvel at the beauty of the universe-from our solar system to galaxies in the farthest reaches of space"--Cover.
Description: 72 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm.
Contents: What is the universe? --
How do we fit in? --
How the Universe works --
In the beginning --
Fate of the Universe --
Exploring the Universe --
Our corner of the Universe --
Our local star --
Earth's moon --
Comparing the planets --
Mercury and Venus --
Home planet --
Mars, the Red Planet --
Jupiter, king of the planets --
Saturn, the ringed wonder --
New worlds --
Asteroids, meteors, and meteorites --
Icy wanderers --
Distant suns --
Variety of stars --
Clusters of nebulae --
Star birth --
Star death --
Pulsars and black holes --
Milky Way --
Neighbors --
Galaxies galore --
Quasars and other active galaxies --
Universe of life --
Window on the universe --
Discovery timeline --
Find out more --
Glossary --
Index.
Series Title: DK eyewitness books.
Other Titles: Eyewitness universe
Responsibility: written by Robin Kerrod.

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Provides an in-depth, comprehensive look at the universe with a unique integration of words and pictures. Topics covered include: black holes, galaxies, the solar system, asteroids, meteors, meterorites, stars, quasars and more.

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