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Author Engelbert, Phillis.

Title The handy space answer book / Phillis Engelbert and Diane L. Dupuis ; foreword by Neil Tyson.

Publication Info. Detroit, MI : Visible Ink, [1998]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 East Dubuque DL Stacks - EDLY-13  520 ENG    AVAILABLE
 Geneseo PL Stacks - GPLG-7  500 EN    AVAILABLE
 Manhattan-Elwood PL Adult Non Fiction - MTBB-2  520 ENG    AVAILABLE
 Manteno PL Adult Non-Fiction - MNBB-2  500 ENG    AVAILABLE
Description xviii, 576 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Includes index.
Contents Universe -- Galaxies and stars -- Our solar system -- The Earth and its moon -- Observation and measurement -- Observation facilities -- Space exploration agencies and tools -- Technology in space -- Humans in space.
Summary Traces the development of space technology from primitive Mayan instruments to the X-ray telescopes of today.
Subject Astronomy -- Miscellanea.
Added Author Dupuis, Diane L.
ISBN 1578590175

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