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The Resource The jumbo book of space, written by Cynthia Pratt Nicolson and Paulette Bourgeois ; illustrated by Bill Slavin

The jumbo book of space, written by Cynthia Pratt Nicolson and Paulette Bourgeois ; illustrated by Bill Slavin

Label
The jumbo book of space
Title
The jumbo book of space
Statement of responsibility
written by Cynthia Pratt Nicolson and Paulette Bourgeois ; illustrated by Bill Slavin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Answers children's questions about the secrets of the universe, including the history of stargazing, the science behind today's space facts, and the latest discoveries, and includes space-related projects for kids to make
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nicolson, Cynthia Pratt
Dewey number
j520
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
QB500.22
LC item number
.N53 2007
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bourgeois, Paulette
  • Slavin, Bill
Series statement
Jumbo book series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Outer space
  • Solar system
  • Astronomy
  • Astronomy
  • Outer space
  • Solar system
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The jumbo book of space, written by Cynthia Pratt Nicolson and Paulette Bourgeois ; illustrated by Bill Slavin
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
Earth: Our home in space -- Earth, the sky traveler -- Searching from Earth -- Blasting into space -- Our nearest neighbor: The Moon -- Closer look at the Moon -- Moon watching -- On the Moon -- Our own star: The Sun -- Sun's light -- Using the Sun's energy -- Solar system: Planets -- Solar system: Comets, asteroids and meteorites -- Diamonds in the sky: The stars -- Seeing stars -- Lives of the stars -- Cities of stars: Galaxies and beyond -- Discovering the universe -- Answers -- Glossary -- Index
Control code
68815664
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
208 pages
Isbn
9781554530205
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Note
UMSL: Jean Craighead George Children's Science Collection.
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)68815664
Label
The jumbo book of space, written by Cynthia Pratt Nicolson and Paulette Bourgeois ; illustrated by Bill Slavin
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
Earth: Our home in space -- Earth, the sky traveler -- Searching from Earth -- Blasting into space -- Our nearest neighbor: The Moon -- Closer look at the Moon -- Moon watching -- On the Moon -- Our own star: The Sun -- Sun's light -- Using the Sun's energy -- Solar system: Planets -- Solar system: Comets, asteroids and meteorites -- Diamonds in the sky: The stars -- Seeing stars -- Lives of the stars -- Cities of stars: Galaxies and beyond -- Discovering the universe -- Answers -- Glossary -- Index
Control code
68815664
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
208 pages
Isbn
9781554530205
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Note
UMSL: Jean Craighead George Children's Science Collection.
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)68815664

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