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The Resource A space traveler's guide to the Solar System, Mark Thompson

A space traveler's guide to the Solar System, Mark Thompson

Label
A space traveler's guide to the Solar System
Title
A space traveler's guide to the Solar System
Statement of responsibility
Mark Thompson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Have you ever dreamed of being an astronaut, traveling through the universe on your very own space mission? What would it be like to tour the solar system, visiting the sun and the planets, taking in everything from moons to asteroid belts along the way? What would you see, and how would you feel? What would you eat? How would you navigate and produce fuel? How would you survive? On this epic voyage of discovery, astronomer Mark Thompson takes you on that journey. From how to prepare for take-off and the experience of leaving Earth's atmosphere, to the reality of living in the confines of a spaceship and the strange sensation of weightlessness, this is an adventure like no other. Suit up, strap in, and enjoy the ride!,"--Dust jacket
Has edition
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Thompson, Mark
Dewey number
629.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Outer space
Label
A space traveler's guide to the Solar System, Mark Thompson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes 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
Flight planning -- Goodbye Earth -- Into the furnace -- The in-hospitality suite -- A familiar world -- A goliath among planets -- The jewel of the Solar System -- Icy outposts -- Into the abyss
Control code
ocn940362096
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books hardcover edition.
Extent
257 pages
Isbn
9781681772394
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustration
System control number
(OCoLC)940362096
Label
A space traveler's guide to the Solar System, Mark Thompson
Publication
Note
Includes 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
Flight planning -- Goodbye Earth -- Into the furnace -- The in-hospitality suite -- A familiar world -- A goliath among planets -- The jewel of the Solar System -- Icy outposts -- Into the abyss
Control code
ocn940362096
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books hardcover edition.
Extent
257 pages
Isbn
9781681772394
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustration
System control number
(OCoLC)940362096

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