Encyclopedia of the solar system = Tai yang xi bai ke quan shu (di er ban) (Book, 2007) [Portland Community College Library]
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Encyclopedia of the solar system = Tai yang xi bai ke quan shu (di er ban)

Encyclopedia of the solar system = 太阳系百科全书 (第二版) /
Encyclopedia of the solar system = Tai yang xi bai ke quan shu (di er ban)

Author: Lucy-Ann McFadden, Paul R. Weissman, Torrence V. Johnson. ; Lucy-Ann Adams McFadden; Paul Robert Weissman; T V Johnson
Publisher: 科学出版社, Beijing : Ke xue chu ban she, 2007.
Series: Ke ai chuan bo =; Keai communication
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [Reprinted ed.]View all editions and formats
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Presents a framework for understanding the origin and evolution of the solar system, historical discoveries, and details about planetary bodies and how they interact.

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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Encyclopédies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lucy-Ann McFadden, Paul R. Weissman, Torrence V. Johnson. ; Lucy-Ann Adams McFadden; Paul Robert Weissman; T V Johnson
ISBN: 9787030195012 7030195019 9780120885893 0120885891
Language Note: Partial text in Chinese.
OCLC Number: 236046012
Notes: "Dao du ban."
Description: xix, 966, [24] pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm.
Contents: Preface Foreword The Solar System and Its Place in the Galaxy The Origin of the Solar System A History of Solar System Studies The Sun The Solar Wind Mercury Venus: Atmosphere Venus: Surface and Interior Earth as a Planet: Atmosphere and Oceans Earth as a Planet: Surface and Interior The Sun-Earth Connection The Moon Meteorites Near-Earth Objects Mars Atmosphere: History and Surface Interaction Mars: Surface and Interior Mars: Landing Site Geology, Mineralogy, and Geochemistry Main-Belt Asteroids Planetary Satellites Atmospheres of the Giant Planets Interiors of the Giant Planets Io: The Volcanic Moon Europa Ganymede and Callisto Titan Triton Planetary Rings Planetary Magnetospheres Pluto and Charon Physics and Chemistry of Comets Cometary Dynamics Kuiper Belt: Dynamics Kuiper Belt Objects: Physical Studies Solar System Dust X-Rays in the Solar System The Solar System at Ultraviolet Wavelengths Infrared Views of the Solar System from Space The Solar System at Radio Wavelengths New Generation Optical/Infrared Telescopes Planetary Radar Semote Chemical Analysis Solar System Dynamics: Regular and Chaotic Motion Planetary Impacts Planetary Volcanism Planets and the Origin of Life Planetary Exploration Missions Extra-Solar Planets Appendices Glossary Index
Series Title: Ke ai chuan bo =; Keai communication
Other Titles: Tai yang xi bai ke quan shu (di er ban)
Responsibility: Lucy-Ann McFadden, Paul R. Weissman, Torrence V. Johnson.
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"Encyclopedia of the Solar System, as a title, is almost on a par with The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy and, come to the think of it, the content is almost as mind-blowing."-Satellite Evolution Read more...

 
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