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Title: THE SOLAR SYSTEM
By: Marcus Chown
Format: Hardback

List price: £25.00


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ISBN 10: 0571277713
ISBN 13: 9780571277711
Publisher: FABER & FABER
Pub. date: 1 June, 2011
Pages: 224
Description: Leads us on a tour through the diversity of planets, moons, asteroids, comets, and spacecraft that surround the Sun in our cosmic backyard.
Synopsis: In this title, bestselling author Marcus Chown leads us on a grand tour through the incredible diversity of planets, moons, asteroids, comets, and spacecraft that surround the Sun in our cosmic backyard. Illuminating his insightful and surprising text are a wealth of beautiful images and diagrams, printed in full colour, richly detailed and accurately based on real scientific data. A perfect gift for anyone with an interest in astronomy, "The Solar System" allows the imagination to roam free from Mercury to Pluto and beyond.
Publication: UK
Imprint: Faber & Faber
Returns: Returnable
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