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Author Dyer, Alan, 1953-

Title Space / Alan Dyer.

Publication Info. New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, [2007]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
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 CUSD 2 - Harding Grade Adult Non-Fiction - HGBB-3  520 DYE    AVAILABLE
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 Mokena Community PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - MKBB-1  J 520 DYE    DUE 06-26-20
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Non-Fiction - NSLY-11  J520 DYE    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Roscoe Adult Non-Fiction - NSRY-11  J520 DYE    AVAILABLE
 Plano CLD Juvenile Non-Fiction - PDBB-4  J 520 SPACE    AVAILABLE
 Princeton PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - PRGG-8  J 520 DYE    AVAILABLE
 Putnam County Sd 535 - Jr High Adult Non-Fiction - PCJG-8  520 DYE    AVAILABLE

Edition 1st ed.
Description 64 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 28 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Insiders
Insiders (Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers)
Note Includes index.
"Weldon Owen production"--Preliminary page.
Summary Discusses the sun, moon, stars, planets, galaxies, and other celestial bodies of the universe, as well as mankind's attempts to study and explore them.
Contents In the beginning: Our place in space -- It started with a big bang -- Objects in space: Inside the solar system -- Comparing the planets -- Snowballs in space -- Stars and nebulas -- Universe of galaxies -- Into the unknown: constellations -- Gazing into space -- Exploring space -- Venturing into space -- International space station -- Braving the void: Spacesuit -- Solar system: Engine of the system: Sun -- Closest in: Mercury -- Evening star: Venus -- Earth and its moon -- Mars the red planet -- Giant of gas: Jupiter -- Lord of the rings: Saturn -- Sideways planet: Uranus -- Smallest giant: Neptune -- Pluto and beyond -- Stars and galaxies: Pillars of creation: Eagle Nebula -- Our galaxy the Milky Way -- Anatomy of Supernova 1987A -- Into a black hole: Cygnus X-1 -- Our amazing universe -- Glossary -- Index.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG 7.7 2.0 119235.
Subject Astronomy -- Juvenile literature.
Astronomy. (OCoLC)fst00819673
Solar system -- Juvenile literature.
Solar system.
Solar system. (OCoLC)fst01244288
Genre/Form Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
ISBN 9781416938606 (hardcover)
1416938605 (hardcover)
141695130X (pbk.)
9781416951308 (pbk.)

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