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The Resource The universe explained : a cosmic Q&A, Heather Couper and Nigel Henbest

The universe explained : a cosmic Q&A, Heather Couper and Nigel Henbest

Label
The universe explained : a cosmic Q&A
Title
The universe explained
Title remainder
a cosmic Q&A
Statement of responsibility
Heather Couper and Nigel Henbest
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The Universe Explained gives scientific answers to 185 of the most popular questions about astronomy in a lightly humorous question-and-answer format. The Universe Explained answers questions about space travel; telescopes; the solar system; comets, asteroids and meteors; stars; black holes; the Milky Way and other galaxies; the big bang and space and time. As well, the possibility of life beyond our planet is explored with up-to-date space discoveries and debunk persistent myths and legends."--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
CaOONL
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Couper, Heather
Dewey number
520
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Henbest, Nigel
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Astronomy
  • Astronomy
  • Cosmology
  • Cosmology
Target audience
adult
Label
The universe explained : a cosmic Q&A, Heather Couper and Nigel Henbest
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
Extent
288 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
LSC
Isbn
9780228100829
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
  • 1899401
  • 887333
Label
The universe explained : a cosmic Q&A, Heather Couper and Nigel Henbest
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
Extent
288 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
LSC
Isbn
9780228100829
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
  • 1899401
  • 887333

Library Locations

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