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Exploring the galaxies

Patrick Moore

Exploring the galaxies

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Published by Odhams in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Astronomy -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Astronomy.

  • About the Edition

    Describes different types of galaxies, the instruments developed to study them, and man"s increasing knowledge about the universe.

    Edition Notes

    Statementillustrated by Sylvia and Cyril Deakins.
    ContributionsDeakins, Cyril, illus., Deakins, Sylvia, illus.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB46 .M836
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p.
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4366249M
    LC Control Number78453008

    Get this from a library! Stars and galaxies. [Jon Kirkwood; Ian Thompson] -- Examines stars and galaxies, exploring the birth and death of stars, the galaxies beyond the Milky Way, and how .


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