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The stars : the definitive visual guide to the cosmos / authors, Robert Dinwiddie, David W. Hughes, Geraint Jones, Ian Ridpath, Carole Stott, Giles Sparrow.

Dinwiddie, Robert, 1953- author. (Author). Hughes, David W. (David Wolstenholme), 1941- author. (Added Author). Jones, Geraint H., author. (Added Author). Ridpath, Ian, author. (Added Author). Stott, Carole, author. (Added Author). Sparrow, Giles, 1970- author. (Added Author).
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  • 6 of 9 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 9 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria 523.8 DOR (Text) 37521530786302 AMPL Adult Nonfiction Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola REF 523.8 DIN (Text) 33118000176347 Reference Available -
Clinton PL - Clinton 523.8 DIN (Text) 36806002066338 NEW ITEMS Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Hanover Branch 523.8 DIN (Text) 39391100303260 Non-Fiction Available -
Kendallville PL - Limberlost Branch SCIENCE SPACE ASTRONOMY Dinwiddie (Text) 37516002023570 AdultNF Science Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 523.8 DIN (Text) 34330512969974 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 523.8 Dinwiddi (Text) 31208912489921 new non-fiction Checked out 04/26/2017
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 523.8 DIN (Text) 31951004190655 Main Floor - New Arrivals Checked out 05/08/2017
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 523.8 DINWIDDIE (Text) 33946003201584 New Books . 2nd Floor In process -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781465453402
  • ISBN: 1465453407
  • Physical Description: 256 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 31 cm
  • Edition: First American edition.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : DK Publishing, 2016.

Content descriptions

General Note: At head of title: DK.
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: Understanding the Cosmos -- The Constellations -- The Solar System -- Reference.
Summary, etc.: "The definitive visual guide to exploring all the marvels of the stars, the Milky Way, and the universe beyond. Chart the wonders of the cosmos in our own solar system and beyond with The Stars. Packed with 3-D artworks of each constellation and incredible new imagery from the Hubble Space Telescope, ground-based observatories worldwide, and more, this awe-inspiring guide features the most fascinating objects known to astronomy, from glittering star-birth nebulae to supermassive black holes. The position, size, and color of every night-sky object is revealed with unprecedented clarity, and a specially commissioned 3-D model of the celestial sphere that surrounds our planet charts all 88 constellations, together forming a complete map of the sky. From the Big Bang to the search for extraterrestrial life, key areas in astronomy and cosmology are covered, and colorful infographics distill a wealth of data into an easy-to-digest visual format. Whether you want to know more about space and the night sky or are eager to take up stargazing, The Stars is your guide to exploring these fascinating marvels of the universe, "--Amazon.com.
Subject: Stars.
Constellations.
SCIENCE > Astronomy.

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