From Babylonian cosmology to today's high-tech data gathering, Planets will provide countless hours of enjoyment for anyone wanting to understand the Earth's celestial neighbors. Special full-color features compare the planets and explore such subjects as life on other planets, meteorites, and the recent Shoemaker-Levy comet. 350 illustrations, many in color.
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Divided into six sections, this book begins by covering early beliefs and origins. Mercury, Venus and Pluto are then featured along with the mysterious Planet X, and planets beyond the solar system.
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Book Description Macmillan General Reference, 1995. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0028604059
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Book Description Macmillan General Reference, 1995. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New item. Bookseller Inventory # QX-001-95-1100001