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Author Kerrod, Robin.

Title Universe / Robin Kerrod.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Dorling Kindersley, 2009.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Byron CUSD 226 - Byron MS Stacks - BR2Y-14  520 Ker    AVAILABLE
 Freeport PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - FPLY-13  J 523.1 KER    AVAILABLE
 Freeport PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - FPLY-13  J 523.1 KER c.2  AVAILABLE
 Kankakee PL Second Floor - KKBB-2  J 520 KER  This copy does not include the clip art CD-ROM or the fold-out wall chart.    AVAILABLE
 Manhattan-Elwood PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - MTBB-2  J SCIENCE SPACE EYE    AVAILABLE
 Moline PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  J 523.1 KER    AVAILABLE
 Pecatonica PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - PTLY-13  J 523.1 KER    AVAILABLE
 Princeton PL Juvenile Special Collections - PRGG-8  J 523.1 KER    AVAILABLE
 Reddick Lib Juvenile Non-Fiction - RLBB-3  J 523.1 KER    AVAILABLE
 Somonauk PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - SNBB-4  J 523.1 KER    AVAILABLE

Edition Revised edition.
Description 72 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm + 1 clip art CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.) + 1 wall chart.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series DK eyewitness books
DK eyewitness books.
Note Includes bibliography (p. 68-69) 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 -- 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.
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.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG 7.8 1.0 87544.
Subject Cosmology -- Juvenile literature.
Astronomy -- Juvenile literature.
Added Title Eyewitness universe
ISBN 9780756650308

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