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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Astronomy / by Christopher De Pree and Alan Axelrod.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Garrett PL - Garrett 520 DEP (Text) 30010170632411 Nonfiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 1592572197
  • Physical Description: xix, 385 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: 3rd ed.
  • Publisher: Indianapolis, IN : Alpha Books, [2004]

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General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Our place in space : Naked sky, naked eye: finding your way in the dark -- Ancient evenings: the first watchers -- Collecting light -- over the rainbow -- Seeing in the dark ; Worlds without end : The moon: our closest neighbor -- Solar system family snapshot -- So close and yet so far: the inner planets -- Great balls of gas! the outer planets -- The far end of the block -- Worlds near and far ; To the stars : Our star -- Of giants and dwarfs: stepping out into the stars -- Stellar careers -- Black holes: one-way tickets to eternity ; Way out of this world : The Milky Way: much more than a candy bar -- A galaxy of galaxies -- Moving out of town ; The big questions : Cosmology and cosmologies -- (How) will it all end? -- Big bang and beyond -- Where is everybody
Subject: Astronomy > Popular works.

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