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The Resource The Milky Way : an insider's guide, William H. Waller

The Milky Way : an insider's guide, William H. Waller

Label
The Milky Way : an insider's guide
Title
The Milky Way
Title remainder
an insider's guide
Statement of responsibility
William H. Waller
Title variation
Milky Way
Title variation remainder
an insiders guide
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the Milky Way's structure, genesis, and evolution based on astronomical findings, and acquaints readers with the galaxy's key components and the history of changing galactic perceptions
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10193043
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Waller, William H.
Dewey number
523.1/13
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QB857.7
LC item number
.W34 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Milky Way
  • Galaxies
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
an insider's guide
Label
The Milky Way : an insider's guide, William H. Waller
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-309) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
First impressions -- Historic perceptions -- Panchromatic vistas -- Neighbors of the Sun -- Beacons from afar -- Star birth -- Lives of the stars -- Stellar afterlives -- The galactic garden -- Monster in the core -- Tales of origin -- Life in the Milky Way
Control code
2013930365
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 316 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780691122243
Lccn
2013930365
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn820118760
Label
The Milky Way : an insider's guide, William H. Waller
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-309) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
First impressions -- Historic perceptions -- Panchromatic vistas -- Neighbors of the Sun -- Beacons from afar -- Star birth -- Lives of the stars -- Stellar afterlives -- The galactic garden -- Monster in the core -- Tales of origin -- Life in the Milky Way
Control code
2013930365
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 316 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780691122243
Lccn
2013930365
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn820118760

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