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Universe, written by Robin Kerrod

Label
Universe
Title
Universe
Statement of responsibility
written by Robin Kerrod
Title variation
Eyewitness universe
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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. Features an accompanying clip-art CD and wall chart
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kerrod, Robin
Dewey number
520
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QB46
LC item number
.K43 2009b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
DK eyewitness books
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cosmology
  • Astronomy
  • Astronomy
  • Cosmology
  • Astronomy
  • Outer space
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Universe, written by Robin Kerrod
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 69) and index
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 -- The variety of stars -- Clusters and nebulae -- Star birth -- Star death -- Pulsars and black holes -- The Milky Way -- Neighbors -- Galaxies galore -- Quasars and other active galaxies -- A universe of life -- Window on the universe -- Discovery timeline -- Find out more -- Glossary -- Index
Control code
ocn326860895
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
72 p.
Isbn
9780756650308
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Lccn
2010485661
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)326860895
Label
Universe, written by Robin Kerrod
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 69) and index
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 -- The variety of stars -- Clusters and nebulae -- Star birth -- Star death -- Pulsars and black holes -- The Milky Way -- Neighbors -- Galaxies galore -- Quasars and other active galaxies -- A universe of life -- Window on the universe -- Discovery timeline -- Find out more -- Glossary -- Index
Control code
ocn326860895
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
72 p.
Isbn
9780756650308
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Lccn
2010485661
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)326860895

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