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The Resource The starry sky, Patrick Moore ; illustrated by Paul Doherty

The starry sky, Patrick Moore ; illustrated by Paul Doherty

Label
The starry sky
Title
The starry sky
Statement of responsibility
Patrick Moore ; illustrated by Paul Doherty
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Takes the reader on a tour of the solar system, describing the sun, planets, comets, asteroids, and meteors
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Moore, Patrick
Dewey number
523.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QB501.3
LC item number
.M66 1999
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Doherty, Paul
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Solar system
  • Astronomy
  • Astronomy
  • Solar system
Target audience
primary
Label
The starry sky, Patrick Moore ; illustrated by Paul Doherty
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
The sun and its family -- The Earth and its air -- The sun and moon in the sky -- Looking at the sun and moon -- How the sun moves -- Spots on the sun -- How the sun shines -- Hide and seek -- How the moon moves -- The face of the moon -- On the moon -- Going to the moon -- The planets -- Looking at the planets -- How the planets move -- Going to the planets -- The hot planets -- The red planet -- Visiting mars -- The biggest planet -- The planet iwth the rings -- Very cold planets -- Comets -- How comets move -- Halley's Comet -- Shooting stars -- What makes a shooting star? -- Showers of shooting stars -- Stones from space -- Looking at the stars -- What the stars are like -- How the stars seem to move -- The two bears in the sky -- The hunter and his dog -- The colors of the stars -- How stars are born -- How stars die -- The Milky Way -- Other galaxies -- Getting to know the stars -- Other earths? -- Planet facts
Control code
41959571
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Rev. ed..
Extent
71 pages
Isbn
9780761308256
Lccn
99040547
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
UMSL: Jean Craighead George Children's Science Collection.
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)41959571
Label
The starry sky, Patrick Moore ; illustrated by Paul Doherty
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
The sun and its family -- The Earth and its air -- The sun and moon in the sky -- Looking at the sun and moon -- How the sun moves -- Spots on the sun -- How the sun shines -- Hide and seek -- How the moon moves -- The face of the moon -- On the moon -- Going to the moon -- The planets -- Looking at the planets -- How the planets move -- Going to the planets -- The hot planets -- The red planet -- Visiting mars -- The biggest planet -- The planet iwth the rings -- Very cold planets -- Comets -- How comets move -- Halley's Comet -- Shooting stars -- What makes a shooting star? -- Showers of shooting stars -- Stones from space -- Looking at the stars -- What the stars are like -- How the stars seem to move -- The two bears in the sky -- The hunter and his dog -- The colors of the stars -- How stars are born -- How stars die -- The Milky Way -- Other galaxies -- Getting to know the stars -- Other earths? -- Planet facts
Control code
41959571
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Rev. ed..
Extent
71 pages
Isbn
9780761308256
Lccn
99040547
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
UMSL: Jean Craighead George Children's Science Collection.
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)41959571

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