Exploring the Solar System / Edition 1

Exploring the Solar System / Edition 1

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by Peter Bond
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1405134992

ISBN-13: 9781405134996

Pub. Date: 03/13/2012

Publisher: Wiley

Drawing upon the latest results from the second golden age of Solar System exploration, author Peter Bond provides an authoritative and up-to-date account of the planets, satellites and smaller debris that orbit the Sun.

Written in an informal style, with minimal use of mathematics, this book is the ideal introductory text for non-science students and

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Drawing upon the latest results from the second golden age of Solar System exploration, author Peter Bond provides an authoritative and up-to-date account of the planets, satellites and smaller debris that orbit the Sun.

Written in an informal style, with minimal use of mathematics, this book is the ideal introductory text for non-science students and other readers with little or no science background. With the aid of numerous illustrations, many in full colour, this exciting book brings to life the weird and wonderful worlds that populate our corner of the Universe.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781405134996
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
03/13/2012
Pages:
456
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

1. Beginnings

2. Sun

3. Earth

4. The Moon

5. Mercury

6. Venus

7. Mars

8. Jupiter

9. Saturn

10. Uranus

11. Neptune

12. Pluto and the Kuiper Belt

13. Comets, Asteroids and Meteorites

14. Exoplanets

Appendices

Further reading

Glossary

Index

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Exploring the Solar System 4.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 10 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
62 dollers?!?!!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Barkfur sighed in relief. "Don't scare me like that!" He mewed. "C'mon, let's get you back to camp." He said, begining to walk towards camp.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Gos back.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Grabs dominos nose hi im fangkit he says.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Pads back to camp.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
He pads into the forest, seeing Domino. "You are Domino, right?" He asked. "Why are you in here?" He asked, not hearing the stuff she said. He was trying to be nice.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
GoldenFlare growls. "You are never on... that's why deal with it."
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
About space
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The solar system seems small in pictures but it is like a whole other world when you see the real thing. Can not wait to start learning about the amazing and wonderful solar system.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Greatest book ever