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Author Stott, Carole.

Title 1001 facts about space / Carole Stott and Clint Twist.

Publication Info. New York : Dorling Kindersley, 2002.

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Elizabeth Twp PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - ELLY-13  J 520 Sto    IN TRANSIT +1 HOLD
 North Boone CUSD 200 - HS Stacks - NBHY-11  500.5 STO    AVAILABLE
 North Boone CUSD 200 - HS Stacks - NBHY-11  520 STO    AVAILABLE
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 Peotone PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - PEBB-2  J 520 STO    AVAILABLE
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 Polo CUSD 222 - Aplington MS Stacks - PO3Y-14  520 Sto    AVAILABLE
 Polo CUSD 222 - Centennial ES Stacks - PO2Y-14  520 Sto    AVAILABLE
 River Bend CUSD 2 - Fulton ES Stacks - FESG-7  520 STO    AVAILABLE
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Edition First American edition.
Description 192 pages : color illustrations ; 17 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series DK backpack books
DK backpack books.
Note Includes index.
Contents Universe: What is the universe? -- Scale of the universe -- Life story of the universe -- Galaxies: What is a galaxy? -- Clusters and superclusters -- Milky Way -- Local Arm -- Stars: What is a star? -- Star birth -- Life cycle of a star -- Death of massive stars -- Stellar classification -- Brightness -- Space from earth: Above our heads -- Special effects -- Constellations -- Cataloging stars -- Zodiac -- Near or far? -- Northern sky -- Southern sky -- Solar system: What is the solar system? -- Solar gravity -- Sun -- Solar energy and influence -- Planets: Mercury -- Venus -- Earth -- Earth's moon -- Mars -- Jupiter -- Saturn -- Uranus -- Neptune -- Pluto -- Small objects: Comets -- Meteors -- Asteroids -- Studying space: Information from space -- Optical telescopes -- Radio astronomy -- Images of space -- Observatories -- Telescopes in space -- Rockets -- Flybys -- Landers -- Working in space -- Space history: Milestones in astronomy -- Space missions I -- Space missions II -- Space facts: Formation of the universe -- Measuring the universe -- Galaxies -- Stars -- Stellar worlds -- Solar systems -- Planets and moons -- Minor members of the solar system -- Sights in the sky -- Life in the universe -- Traveling into space -- Space probes -- Telescopes in orbit -- Earth-based observations -- Humans in space -- Space stations.
Subject Astronomy -- Miscellanea.
Children's literature.
Outer space -- Exploration -- Miscellanea.
Added Author Twist, Clint.
Added Title One thousand one facts about space
One thousand and one facts about space
ISBN 0789484501

 
    
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