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The Resource Astronomy, astronauts, and space exploration, Clive Gifford

Astronomy, astronauts, and space exploration, Clive Gifford

Label
Astronomy, astronauts, and space exploration
Title
Astronomy, astronauts, and space exploration
Statement of responsibility
Clive Gifford
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Uncover the amazing story of astronomy from telescopes in space to outstanding observatories. Learn about the latest space probes, how rockets lift off, and what it's like living in the weightlessness of space. And find out about the remarkable astronauts who have spacewalked their way into history."--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gifford, Clive
Dewey number
520
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 8-12
  • Grades 4 to 6
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Watch this space!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Astronomy
  • Observatories
  • Astronauts
  • Outer space
  • Astronauts
  • Astronomy
  • Exploration of outer space
  • Observatories
  • Outer space
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Astronomy, astronauts, and space exploration, Clive Gifford
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published in 2015 by Wayland"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Stargazing -- Optical telescopes -- Observatories -- Seeing other waves -- Radio astronomy -- Observatories in space -- Lift off! -- Space probes -- Landers and rovers -- Space men and women -- Astronaut training -- The International Space Station -- Life in space
Control code
ocn907948410
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780778720218
Lccn
2015015366
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)907948410
Label
Astronomy, astronauts, and space exploration, Clive Gifford
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published in 2015 by Wayland"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Stargazing -- Optical telescopes -- Observatories -- Seeing other waves -- Radio astronomy -- Observatories in space -- Lift off! -- Space probes -- Landers and rovers -- Space men and women -- Astronaut training -- The International Space Station -- Life in space
Control code
ocn907948410
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780778720218
Lccn
2015015366
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)907948410

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