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Author Rockett, Paul, author.

Title 70 thousand million, million, million stars in space / Paul Rockett.

Publication Info. Chicago, Illinois : Raintree, [2015]

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Rock Island 30/31 Branch Juvenile Non-Fiction - RITG-6  J 520.2 ROC    AVAILABLE
 Rock Island Main Lib Juvenile Non-Fiction - RIPG-6  J 520.2 ROC    AVAILABLE
 Rock Island Southwest Branch Juvenile Non-Fiction - RISG-8  J 520.2 ROC    AVAILABLE
Edition U.S. edition.
Description 32 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 28 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series The big countdown
Perspectives
Big countdown.
Raintree perspectives.
Note "Originally published in 2014 by Franklin Watts"--Title page verso.
"Count down your world with infographics"--Cover.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 30) and index.
Contents Counting down the universe -- 70 thousand, million, million, million stars in space -- There are 500 billion galaxies in the universe -- The Milky Way is 13.2 billion years old -- How wide is our solar system? -- 500 million people watched the first moon landing -- Do aliens live 35.4 million miles (57 million km) away? -- The Sun is millions of degrees hot -- 1642 death of Galileo Galilei -- 75-76 years for an appearance of Halley's comet -- 27 moons of Uranus -- 24 hours for Earth to rotate -- One year for Earth to orbit the Sun.
Summary "You can count numbers all around you, from the eight legs on a spider to the one nose on your face. But can you count the stars in the sky? Explore Space from galaxies and stars to the planets in our solar system, including Earth and the Moon."-- Provided by publisher.
Audience NC 980 Lexile.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG 6.3 1.0 175591.
Subject Astronomy -- Juvenile literature.
Astronomy. (OCoLC)fst00819673
Outer space -- Juvenile literature.
Universe -- Juvenile literature.
Outer space. (OCoLC)fst01243437
Universe. (OCoLC)fst01922713
Genre/Form Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Added Title Seventy thousand million, million, million stars in space
Spine Title Space
ISBN 9781410968753 (library binding)
1410968758
9781410968821 (paperback)
1410968820
9781410968968 (ebook PDF)

 
    
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