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Astronomy : earth, sky, and planets / James B. Kaler.

Kaler, James B. (Author).
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Available copies

  • 5 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Series Information

Modern scholar.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville KIT SCHOLAR 520 KALER (Text) 34706001108382 Kit Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library AUD CD 520 KAL (7 CDS+BK) (Text) 39206020189104 Audiobooks Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library AUD CD 520 KAL (7 CDS+BK) (Text) 39206020189112 Audiobooks Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library AUD CD 520 KAL (7 CDS+BK) GUIDE (Text) 39206020116677 Migrated Items With No Legacy Location Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library AUD CD 520 KAL (7 CDS+BK) GUIDE (Text) 39206020116925 Migrated Items With No Legacy Location Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1402557817
  • ISBN: 9781402557811
  • ISBN: 1402557825 (text)
  • ISBN: 9781402557828 (text)
  • Physical Description: 7 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 course guide (112 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm.)
  • Publisher: Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, [2003]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"14 lectures"--Container.
"Course guide also includes star maps"--Container.
At head of container title: Recorded Books presents.
Compact disc.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Course guide includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
Lecture 1. We and the Universe -- Lecture 2. Reflections of the spinning Earth -- Lecture 3. Sun and seasons -- Lecture 4. Stories in the sky: constellations -- Lecture 5. Romance of the Moon -- Lecture 6. Happy wanderers: the planets -- Lecture 7. Keeping it all together -- Lecture 8. Reaching outward -- Lecture 9. Our domain: Earth and the Moon -- Lecture 10. Iron planets: Mercury, Venus and Mars -- Lecture 11. Monsters of the midway: Jupiter and Saturn -- Lecture 12. Distant outposts: Uranus, Neptune, and Pluto -- Lecture 13. Leftovers of creation: comets, asteroids, and meteors -- Lecture 14. Creation.
Participant or Performer Note:
Lectures delivered by Professor James B. Kaler, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Summary, etc.:
Looks at the broad picture of our surroundings and places Earth and our planetary system in context with the Universe. Examines the the planets themselves--how they are constructed and how they differ from one another.
Subject: Compact discs.
Astronomy.
Planets.
Solar system.
Genre: Audiobooks.

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