Impact!: The Threat of Comets and Asteroids

Impact!: The Threat of Comets and Asteroids

by Gerrit L. Verschuur

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Overview

Noted radio astronomer and author Gerrit L. Verschuur paints an unsettling portrait of the possibility of collisions between the earth and comets and asteroids in space. Verschuur explores potential threats to our planet and describes what scientists are doing to prepare for the frightening possibility. 40 photos. 3 line drawings. 256 pp.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780198026174
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 01/01/1997
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 894,689
File size: 6 MB

About the Author

Gerrit L. Verschuur is a noted radio astronomer and author of many articles and books popularizing astronomy. He lives in Lakeland, Tennessee.

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