The Resource Universe, written by Robin Kerrod

Universe, written by Robin Kerrod

Label
Universe
Title
Universe
Statement of responsibility
written by Robin Kerrod
Title variation
Eyewitness universe
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides an in-depth, comprehensive look at the universe with a unique integration of words and pictures. Topics covered include: black holes, galaxies, the solar system, asteroids, meteors, meterorites, stars, quasars and more
Member of
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kerrod, Robin,
Dewey number
523.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
QB46
LC item number
.K43 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
7.8
Series statement
DK eyewitness books
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Astronomy
  • Planets
  • Cosmology
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Universe, written by Robin Kerrod
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Marvel at the beauty of the universe-from our solar system to galaxies in the farthest reaches of space"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and 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
What is the universe? -- How do we fit in? -- How the Universe works -- In the beginning -- Fate of the Universe -- Exploring the Universe -- Our corner of the Universe -- Our local star -- Earth's moon -- Comparing the planets -- Mercury and Venus -- Home planet -- Mars, the Red Planet -- Jupiter, king of the planets -- Saturn, the ringed wonder -- New worlds -- Asteroids, meteors, and meteorites -- Icy wanderers -- Distant suns -- Variety of stars -- Clusters of nebulae -- Star birth -- Star death -- Pulsars and black holes -- Milky Way -- Neighbors -- Galaxies galore -- Quasars and other active galaxies -- Universe of life -- Window on the universe -- Discovery timeline -- Find out more -- Glossary -- Index
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
Third American edition.
Extent
72 pages
Isbn
9781465433626
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn903225114
  • 1470390
Label
Universe, written by Robin Kerrod
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Marvel at the beauty of the universe-from our solar system to galaxies in the farthest reaches of space"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and 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
What is the universe? -- How do we fit in? -- How the Universe works -- In the beginning -- Fate of the Universe -- Exploring the Universe -- Our corner of the Universe -- Our local star -- Earth's moon -- Comparing the planets -- Mercury and Venus -- Home planet -- Mars, the Red Planet -- Jupiter, king of the planets -- Saturn, the ringed wonder -- New worlds -- Asteroids, meteors, and meteorites -- Icy wanderers -- Distant suns -- Variety of stars -- Clusters of nebulae -- Star birth -- Star death -- Pulsars and black holes -- Milky Way -- Neighbors -- Galaxies galore -- Quasars and other active galaxies -- Universe of life -- Window on the universe -- Discovery timeline -- Find out more -- Glossary -- Index
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
Third American edition.
Extent
72 pages
Isbn
9781465433626
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn903225114
  • 1470390

Library Locations

    • Hickory GroveBorrow it
      5935 Hickory Grove Road, Charolette, NC, 28215, US
      35.2229798 -80.730329
    • ImaginOnBorrow it
      300 East Seventh Street, Charlotte, NC, 28202, US
      35.2269427 -80.8398527
    • Mint HillBorrow it
      6840 Matthews - Mint Hill Road, Mint Hill, NC, 28227, US
      35.1717049 -80.6610649
    • Morrison RegionalBorrow it
      7015 Morrison Boulevard, Charlotte, NC, 28211, US
      35.1517093 -80.8250892
    • Mountain IslandBorrow it
      4420 Hoyt Galvin Way, Charlotte, NC, 28214, US
      35.3350873 -80.9625991
    • North County RegionalBorrow it
      16500 Holly Crest Lane, Huntersville, NC, 28078, US
      35.4406879 -80.8661493
    • Plaza MidwoodBorrow it
      1623 Central Avenue, Charlotte, NC, 28205, US
      35.2206234 -80.8132445
    • South County RegionalBorrow it
      5801 Rea Road, Charlotte, NC, 28277, US
      35.086541 -80.8137402
    • Steele CreekBorrow it
      13620 Steele Creek Road, Charlotte, NC, 28273, US
      35.1067994 -80.9910789
    • University City RegionalBorrow it
      4045 North Tryon Street, Suite A, Charlotte, NC, 28206, US
      35.2575219 -80.7997242
Processing Feedback ...