The Resource Astronomy, written by Kristen Lippincott

Astronomy, written by Kristen Lippincott

Label
Astronomy
Title
Astronomy
Statement of responsibility
written by Kristen Lippincott
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Reveals the discoveries and research that have transformed our understanding of the planets and stars of the universe and includes a CD with clip art and a poster
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lippincott, Kristen
Dewey number
520
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QB46
LC item number
.L57 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Eyewitness
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Astronomy
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Astronomy, written by Kristen Lippincott
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes CD-ROM
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The study of the heavens -- Ancient astronomy -- Ordering the universe -- The celestial sphere -- The uses of astronomy -- Astrology -- The Copernican revolution -- Intellectual giants -- Optical principles -- The optical telescope -- Observatories -- Astronomers -- Spectroscopy -- The radio telescope -- Venturing into space -- The solar system -- The Sun -- The Moon -- Earth -- Mercury -- Venus -- Mars -- Jupiter -- Saturn -- Uranus -- Neptune and beyond -- Travelers in space -- The birth and death of stars -- Our galaxy and beyond -- Did you know? -- Cutting-edge astronomy -- Find out more -- Glossary -- Index
Control code
ocn181602659
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
72 pages
Isbn
9780756637675
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)181602659
Label
Astronomy, written by Kristen Lippincott
Publication
Note
  • Includes CD-ROM
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The study of the heavens -- Ancient astronomy -- Ordering the universe -- The celestial sphere -- The uses of astronomy -- Astrology -- The Copernican revolution -- Intellectual giants -- Optical principles -- The optical telescope -- Observatories -- Astronomers -- Spectroscopy -- The radio telescope -- Venturing into space -- The solar system -- The Sun -- The Moon -- Earth -- Mercury -- Venus -- Mars -- Jupiter -- Saturn -- Uranus -- Neptune and beyond -- Travelers in space -- The birth and death of stars -- Our galaxy and beyond -- Did you know? -- Cutting-edge astronomy -- Find out more -- Glossary -- Index
Control code
ocn181602659
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
72 pages
Isbn
9780756637675
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)181602659

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