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The Resource Astronomy, writer, Rebecca McEwen

Astronomy, writer, Rebecca McEwen

Label
Astronomy
Title
Astronomy
Statement of responsibility
writer, Rebecca McEwen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"An exploration of the transformative impact of inventions and discoveries in the field of astronomy. Features include fact boxes, sidebars, biographies, timeline, glossary, list of recommended reading and Web sites, and index"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McEwen, Rebecca
Dewey number
520
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QB46
LC item number
.A879 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
World Book, Inc
Series statement
Inventions and discoveries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Astronomy
  • Astronomy
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Astronomy, writer, Rebecca McEwen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 47) and index
Contents
Constellations across the sky -- Calendar stones -- Sundials -- The Earth is round -- The stars as guides -- The modern calendar -- The telescope -- Understanding the solar system -- Planetariums -- The law of gravitation -- The seventh planet: Uranus -- The Messier catalog -- The eighth planet: Neptune -- Black holes -- Time zones -- Atomic time -- The first human on the moon -- The Hubble space telescope -- The definition of a planet -- Important dates in astronomy
Control code
15449771
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
47p.
Isbn
9780716603870
Lccn
2008040649
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780716603870
  • (OCoLC)254528780
Label
Astronomy, writer, Rebecca McEwen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 47) and index
Contents
Constellations across the sky -- Calendar stones -- Sundials -- The Earth is round -- The stars as guides -- The modern calendar -- The telescope -- Understanding the solar system -- Planetariums -- The law of gravitation -- The seventh planet: Uranus -- The Messier catalog -- The eighth planet: Neptune -- Black holes -- Time zones -- Atomic time -- The first human on the moon -- The Hubble space telescope -- The definition of a planet -- Important dates in astronomy
Control code
15449771
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
47p.
Isbn
9780716603870
Lccn
2008040649
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780716603870
  • (OCoLC)254528780

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