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Constellations : the stars and stories, Chris Sasaki ; illustrations by Joe Boddy

Label
Constellations : the stars and stories
Title
Constellations
Title remainder
the stars and stories
Statement of responsibility
Chris Sasaki ; illustrations by Joe Boddy
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The sky is a clear, glittering site where constellations (88 of them) form "provinces." It's not always easy to find the different groups, but this illustrated guidebook will lead you through the stars and make gazing at them a more meaningful experience
Cataloging source
IHZ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sasaki, Chris
Dewey number
523.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QB63
LC item number
.S353 2002
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Boddy, Joe
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Constellations
  • Stars
  • Stars
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Constellations : the stars and stories, Chris Sasaki ; illustrations by Joe Boddy
Instantiates
Publication
Note
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
Stargazing -- Constellations -- Andromeda: princess -- Antlia: Air pump -- Apus: Bird of paradise -- Aquarius: Water bearer -- Aquila: Eagle -- Ara: Altar -- Aries: Ram --Auriga: Charioteer -- Boötes: Bear driver or herdsman -- Caelum: Sculptor's Chisel -- Camelopardalis: Giraff -- Canes Venatici: Hunting dogs -- Canis major: Great dog -- Canis minor: Llittle or lesser dog -- Capricornus: Sea goat -- Cassiopeia: Queen -- Centaurus: Centaur -- Cepheus: King -- Cetus: Sea monster, the whale -- Chamaeleon: Chameleon -- Circinus: Compasses -- Columba: Cove -- Coma berenices: Berenice's hair -- Corona australis: Southern crown -- Corona borealis: Northern crown -- Corvus: crow, Raven -- Crater: Cup -- Crux: (southern) cross -- Cygnus: Swan -- Delphinus: Dolphin -- Dorado: Swordfish -- Draco: Dragon -- Equuleus: Little horse, the colt, the foal -- Eridanus: River, the celestial river -- Fornax: (Laboratory) furnace -- Gemini: Twins -- Grus: Crane -- Hercules: Strongman, the hero -- Horologium: Pendulum clock -- Hydra: Sea serpent, the water snake -- Hydrus: Ssouthern or little water snake -- Indus: American Indian -- Lacerta: Lizard -- Leo: Lion -- Leo minor: Little lion, lion cub -- Lepus: Hare -- Libra: Scales, balance -- Lupus: Wolf -- Lynx: Lynx -- Lyra: Lyre, Harp -- Mensa: Table mountain -- Microscopium: Microscope -- Monoceros: Unicorn -- Musca: Ffly -- Norma: carpenter's Square -- Octans: Octant -- Ophiuchus: Serpent bearer -- Orion: hunter -- Pavo: Peacock -- Pegasus: Winged horse -- Perseus: Hero -- Phoenix: Phoenix -- Pictor: painter's Easel -- -- Pisces: Fish(es) -- Piscis Austrians: Southern fish -- Puppis: Stern (of argo nants) -- Pyxis: Compass (of argo navin) -- Reticulum: Net -- Sagittarius: Archer -- Scorpios: Scorpion -- Sculptor: Sculptor's workshop -- Scutium: Shield -- Serpens caput/cauda: Head/ tail of the snake -- Sextans: Extant -- Taurus: Bull -- Telescopium -- Triangulum: Triangle -- Triangulum australe: Southern triangle -- Tucana: Toucan -- Ursa Major: Great bear -- Ursa Minor: Little bear -- Vela: Sail (of argo navin) -- Virgo: Maiden, the virgin -- Volans: Flying fish -- Vulpecula: Fox-- Maps: Northern latitudes: January-February -- March-April -- May-June -- July-August -- September-October -- November-December -- Southern latitudes: Spring -- Summer -- Autumn -- Winter -- Glossary -- Index
Control code
ocm50990209
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9780806976358
Lccn
2002726870
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)50990209
Label
Constellations : the stars and stories, Chris Sasaki ; illustrations by Joe Boddy
Publication
Note
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
Stargazing -- Constellations -- Andromeda: princess -- Antlia: Air pump -- Apus: Bird of paradise -- Aquarius: Water bearer -- Aquila: Eagle -- Ara: Altar -- Aries: Ram --Auriga: Charioteer -- Boötes: Bear driver or herdsman -- Caelum: Sculptor's Chisel -- Camelopardalis: Giraff -- Canes Venatici: Hunting dogs -- Canis major: Great dog -- Canis minor: Llittle or lesser dog -- Capricornus: Sea goat -- Cassiopeia: Queen -- Centaurus: Centaur -- Cepheus: King -- Cetus: Sea monster, the whale -- Chamaeleon: Chameleon -- Circinus: Compasses -- Columba: Cove -- Coma berenices: Berenice's hair -- Corona australis: Southern crown -- Corona borealis: Northern crown -- Corvus: crow, Raven -- Crater: Cup -- Crux: (southern) cross -- Cygnus: Swan -- Delphinus: Dolphin -- Dorado: Swordfish -- Draco: Dragon -- Equuleus: Little horse, the colt, the foal -- Eridanus: River, the celestial river -- Fornax: (Laboratory) furnace -- Gemini: Twins -- Grus: Crane -- Hercules: Strongman, the hero -- Horologium: Pendulum clock -- Hydra: Sea serpent, the water snake -- Hydrus: Ssouthern or little water snake -- Indus: American Indian -- Lacerta: Lizard -- Leo: Lion -- Leo minor: Little lion, lion cub -- Lepus: Hare -- Libra: Scales, balance -- Lupus: Wolf -- Lynx: Lynx -- Lyra: Lyre, Harp -- Mensa: Table mountain -- Microscopium: Microscope -- Monoceros: Unicorn -- Musca: Ffly -- Norma: carpenter's Square -- Octans: Octant -- Ophiuchus: Serpent bearer -- Orion: hunter -- Pavo: Peacock -- Pegasus: Winged horse -- Perseus: Hero -- Phoenix: Phoenix -- Pictor: painter's Easel -- -- Pisces: Fish(es) -- Piscis Austrians: Southern fish -- Puppis: Stern (of argo nants) -- Pyxis: Compass (of argo navin) -- Reticulum: Net -- Sagittarius: Archer -- Scorpios: Scorpion -- Sculptor: Sculptor's workshop -- Scutium: Shield -- Serpens caput/cauda: Head/ tail of the snake -- Sextans: Extant -- Taurus: Bull -- Telescopium -- Triangulum: Triangle -- Triangulum australe: Southern triangle -- Tucana: Toucan -- Ursa Major: Great bear -- Ursa Minor: Little bear -- Vela: Sail (of argo navin) -- Virgo: Maiden, the virgin -- Volans: Flying fish -- Vulpecula: Fox-- Maps: Northern latitudes: January-February -- March-April -- May-June -- July-August -- September-October -- November-December -- Southern latitudes: Spring -- Summer -- Autumn -- Winter -- Glossary -- Index
Control code
ocm50990209
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9780806976358
Lccn
2002726870
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)50990209

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