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Encyclopedia of the Solar System

Encyclopedia of the Solar System - 98 edition

ISBN13: 978-0080573137

Cover of Encyclopedia of the Solar System 98 (ISBN 978-0080573137)
ISBN13: 978-0080573137
ISBN10: 0080573134
Cover type: Hardback
Edition/Copyright: 98
Publisher: Vitalsource Technologies, Inc.
Published: 1998
International: No

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Encyclopedia of the Solar System - 98 edition

ISBN13: 978-0080573137

Paul Weissman

ISBN13: 978-0080573137
ISBN10: 0080573134
Cover type: Hardback
Edition/Copyright: 98
Publisher: Vitalsource Technologies, Inc.

Published: 1998
International: No
Summary

The Encyclopedia of the Solar System provides a series of comprehensive and authoritative articles written by more than 50 eminent planetary and space scientists. Each chapter is self-contained yet linked by cross-references to other related chapters. This beautifully designed book is a must for the library of professional astronomers and amateur star-gazers alike, in fact for anyone who wishes to understand the nature of our solar system.

* Cross-referenced throughout for easy comprehension
* Superbly illustrated with over 700 photos, drawings, and diagrams, including 36 color plates
* Provides 40 thematically organized chapters by more than 50 eminent contributors
* Convenient glossaries of technical terms introduce each chapter
* Foreword written by astronaut Sally Ride
* Special web site for the Encyclopedia at www.academicpress.com/solar includes author-recommended web resources for additional information, images, and research developments related to each chapter of this volume

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