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Stars-- birth and death.

Knight, Robert N. (Author). World Book, Inc. (Publisher).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Pike Co PL - Petersburg Main Library j523 WORL (Text) 38650833356007 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780716624998
  • ISBN: 0716624990
  • Physical Description: 64 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 27 cm.
  • Edition: Revised edition.
  • Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : World Book, 2017.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 62) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: What is a star? Do stars last forever? Where did the first stars come from? Focus on: the long lives of stars Where are stars born? Are there different kinds of nebulae? Focus on: nebulae: clouds of the cosmos How does a star begin to form? What is a protostar? How does a protostar become a true star? What is a main-sequence star? Do all stars have planets? What is a brown dwarf? How does a star die? What is a red giant? What is a white dwarf? What will eventually happen to the sun? Focus on: twilight of the titans What is a supernova? What events lead to a supernova? Why are supernovae essential to life? Focus on: supernovae: cosmic fireworks What is a neutron star? What is a pulsar? What is a black hole? What is a star cluster? What is a galaxy?
Summary, etc.: "An introduction to stars with information about their formation and life cycle. Includes diagrams, fun facts, glossary, resource list, and index"--Provided by publisher.
Subject: Stars > Juvenile literature.
Stars > Evolution > Juvenile literature.
Astronomy.
Constellations.
Stars.
Stars > Evolution.

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