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Encyclopedia of the solar system

Author: Tilmann Spohn; Torrence V Johnson; Doris Breuer
Publisher: Amsterdam ; Boston : Elsevier, cop. 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd editionView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Additional Physical Format: Encyclopedia of the solar system / edited by Tilman Spohn,... Torrence Johnson,... Doris Breuer,...
Amsterdam : Elsevier, 2014
978-0-12-416034-7
(ABES)187338078
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tilmann Spohn; Torrence V Johnson; Doris Breuer
ISBN: 9780124158450 0124158455
OCLC Number: 892944665
Awards: Winner of

2015 PROSE Awards - Winner, Cosmology and Astronomy: Association of American Publishers, Encyclopedia of the Solar System

2015 PROSE Award in Cosmology & Astronomy 2015

Description: 1 vol. (XXI-1311 p.) : ill. en coul., couv. ill. en coul. ; 29 cm.
Contents: I: The Solar System II: Fundamental Planetary Processes and Properties III: The Sun IV: Earthlike Planets V: Earth and Moon as Planets VI: Asteroids and Comets VII: Giant Planets and their Satellites VIII: Beyond the Planets IX: Exploring the Solar System
Responsibility: edited by Tilman Spohn,... Torrence Johnson,... Doris Breuer,....
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"Huge efforts have been made to explain observations and theories clearly and succinctly and to bring the reader up to date. I recommend the book without reservation." --The Observatory "This Read more...

 
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