Understanding the Universe

Understanding the Universe

by Raman Prinja, Richard Ignace
     
 

Astronomers Prinja (U. College London) and Ignace (U. of Iowa) introduce the reasons for studying astronomy, the scale involved, the life cycle of stars and galaxies, and the search for extraterrestrial life. The text includes color photos, fact boxes, a glossary, and foreword by the Society for Popular Science's president. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland…  See more details below

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Astronomers Prinja (U. College London) and Ignace (U. of Iowa) introduce the reasons for studying astronomy, the scale involved, the life cycle of stars and galaxies, and the search for extraterrestrial life. The text includes color photos, fact boxes, a glossary, and foreword by the Society for Popular Science's president. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816052288
Publisher:
Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date:
02/15/2002
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
9.38(w) x 11.22(h) x 1.13(d)
Age Range:
14 Years

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