The Resource Cosmic chronicles : a user's guide to the universe, Fred Watson

Cosmic chronicles : a user's guide to the universe, Fred Watson

Label
Cosmic chronicles : a user's guide to the universe
Title
Cosmic chronicles
Title remainder
a user's guide to the universe
Statement of responsibility
Fred Watson
Title variation
Cosmic chronicles
Title variation remainder
a users guide to the universe
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Are we alone in the Universe? Where did the Moon come from? How do we know what stars are made of? Could there really be a future in asteroid mining? In Cosmic Chronicles, Fred Watson, Australia's Astronomer-at-Large and bestselling author explores the hottest topics in space science and astronomy. Watson presents the most up-to-date knowledge on everything from light echoing around the cosmos, the mechanics of black holes and how to navigate the hidden delights of nightfall, to the most profound questions facing humankind. With mind-bending stories from the frontiers of science, Cosmic Chronicles is an expert's view of what we know and how we know it
Summary
Are we alone in the universe? Where did the moon come from? How do we know what stars are made of? Could there really be a future in asteroid mining? In Cosmic Chronicles, Fred Watson, Australia's Astronomer-at-Large & bestselling author, explores the hottest topics in space science and astronomy.
Tone
Writing style
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10807652
Cataloging source
SALS
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1944-
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Watson, Fred
Dewey number
520
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Cosmology
  • Astronomy
  • Planets
Target audience
adult
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a user's guide to the universe
Label
Cosmic chronicles : a user's guide to the universe, Fred Watson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes 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.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 244 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781742236421
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Cosmic chronicles : a user's guide to the universe, Fred Watson
Publication
Note
Includes 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.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 244 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781742236421
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print

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