The Resource Beyond the solar system : from red giants to black holes, Steve Parker

Beyond the solar system : from red giants to black holes, Steve Parker

Label
Beyond the solar system : from red giants to black holes
Title
Beyond the solar system
Title remainder
from red giants to black holes
Statement of responsibility
Steve Parker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A look at what's beyond our solar system, including clusters of galaxies and black holes
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Parker, Steve
Dewey number
523.8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QB801.7
LC item number
.P37 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Earth and space
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stars
  • Galaxies
  • Solar system
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Beyond the solar system : from red giants to black holes, Steve Parker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 47) and 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
Our place in space -- Patterns in the stars -- Our galaxy: The Milky Way -- Galaxies beyond our own -- Clusters of galaxies -- Birthplace of the stars -- What starlight tells us -- Bright or dim? -- How far is a star? -- Dwarves and giants -- Star pairs and groups -- Stars with planets -- Super explosion -- Black holes -- Depths of space -- Universe -- Big Bang -- Is anyone out there? -- How we observe beyond the solar system -- Future -- Timeline -- Glossary -- Further information -- Index
Control code
ocm71350589
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781404237391
Isbn Type
(library binding)
Lccn
2006030928
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)71350589
Label
Beyond the solar system : from red giants to black holes, Steve Parker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 47) and 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
Our place in space -- Patterns in the stars -- Our galaxy: The Milky Way -- Galaxies beyond our own -- Clusters of galaxies -- Birthplace of the stars -- What starlight tells us -- Bright or dim? -- How far is a star? -- Dwarves and giants -- Star pairs and groups -- Stars with planets -- Super explosion -- Black holes -- Depths of space -- Universe -- Big Bang -- Is anyone out there? -- How we observe beyond the solar system -- Future -- Timeline -- Glossary -- Further information -- Index
Control code
ocm71350589
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781404237391
Isbn Type
(library binding)
Lccn
2006030928
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)71350589

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