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The Resource El libro de la astronomia, [Jacqueline Mitton, asesora de edición ; David W. Hughes, Robert Dinwiddie, Penny Johnson, Tom Jackson, (contributors)]

El libro de la astronomia, [Jacqueline Mitton, asesora de edición ; David W. Hughes, Robert Dinwiddie, Penny Johnson, Tom Jackson, (contributors)]

Label
El libro de la astronomia
Title
El libro de la astronomia
Statement of responsibility
[Jacqueline Mitton, asesora de edición ; David W. Hughes, Robert Dinwiddie, Penny Johnson, Tom Jackson, (contributors)]
Creator
Contributor
Consultant
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • spa
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
Summary
  • "?C<U+00d4>omo medimos el universo? ?D<U+00d4>onde se halla el horizonte de sucesos? ?Qu<U+00d4>e es la materia oscura? Desde los inicios de la humanidad, la gente ha alzado la vista al cielo con el af<U+00d4>an de entenderlo. As<U+00d4>i, a lo largo de los siglos, la ciencia astron<U+00d4>omica ha ensanchado las fronteras del conocimiento humano en el intento de comprender el universo y nuestro lugar en <U+00d4>el. Con un lenguaje claro, [esta libro] proporciona breves y sencillas explicaciones que aclaran la jerga cient<U+00d4>ifica, esquemas que desbrozan complejas teor<U+00d4>ias, ilustraciones que juegan con nuestro conocimiento de los astros e ingeniosas citas que condensan los descubrimientos astron<U+00d4>omicos. Tanto el lector curioso como el estudiante o el apasionado por la astronom<U+00d4>ia encontrar<U+00d4>an en este libro un conjunto de ideas muy interesantes."--Adapted from Amazon.com
  • Summary from English edition: An essential guide to milestone developments in astronomy, telling the story of our ideas about space, time, and the physics of the cosmos--from ancient times to the present day. From planets and stars to black holes and the Big Bang, take a journey through the wonders of the universe. Featuring topics from the Copernican Revolution to the mind-boggling theories of recent science, The Astronomy Book uses flowcharts, graphics, and illustrations to help clarify hard-to-grasp concepts and explain almost 100 big astronomical ideas. Covering the biographies of key astronomers through the ages such as Ptolemy, Galileo, Newton, Hubble, and Hawking, The Astronomy Book details their theories and discoveries in a user-friendly format to make the information accessible and easy to follow
Member of
Cataloging source
YDX
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Astronomy book
Dewey number
520
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
Text in Spanish = Texto en español
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1941-
  • 1953-
  • 1960-
  • 1972-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mitton, Jacqueline,
  • Hughes, David W.
  • Dinwiddie, Robert
  • Johnson, Penny
  • Jackson, Tom
  • DK Publishing, Inc
Series statement
  • Big ideas simply explained Spanish
  • Gran ideas, explicaciones sencillas
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Astronomy
  • Telescopes
  • Planets
  • Astrophysics
  • Stars
  • Constellations
  • Spanish language materials
  • Astronom̕a
  • Telescopios
  • Planetas
  • Astrof̕sica
  • Estrellas
  • Constelaciones
  • Materiales en español
Label
El libro de la astronomia, [Jacqueline Mitton, asesora de edición ; David W. Hughes, Robert Dinwiddie, Penny Johnson, Tom Jackson, (contributors)]
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Spanish translation of English title: "The astronomy book" (New York, NY : DK Publishing, ©2017)
  • 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
Contents
Introducci<U+00d4>on -- Del mito a la ciencia: 600 A.C.-1550 D.C. -- La revoluci<U+00d4>on del telescopio: 1550-1750 -- De Urano a Neptuno: 1750-1850 -- El auge de la astrof<U+00d4>isica: 1850-1915 -- <U+00d4>Atomos, estrellas y galaxias: 1915-1950 -- Nuevas ventanas al universo: 1950-1975 -- El triunfo de la tecnolog<U+00d4>ia: 1975-presente -- Glosario
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
352 pages
Isbn
9781465473752
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • on1007574450
  • (OCoLC)1007574450
  • 2243064
Label
El libro de la astronomia, [Jacqueline Mitton, asesora de edición ; David W. Hughes, Robert Dinwiddie, Penny Johnson, Tom Jackson, (contributors)]
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Spanish translation of English title: "The astronomy book" (New York, NY : DK Publishing, ©2017)
  • 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
Contents
Introducci<U+00d4>on -- Del mito a la ciencia: 600 A.C.-1550 D.C. -- La revoluci<U+00d4>on del telescopio: 1550-1750 -- De Urano a Neptuno: 1750-1850 -- El auge de la astrof<U+00d4>isica: 1850-1915 -- <U+00d4>Atomos, estrellas y galaxias: 1915-1950 -- Nuevas ventanas al universo: 1950-1975 -- El triunfo de la tecnolog<U+00d4>ia: 1975-presente -- Glosario
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
352 pages
Isbn
9781465473752
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • on1007574450
  • (OCoLC)1007574450
  • 2243064

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