Kingfisher Young Knowledge: Solar System

Kingfisher Young Knowledge

Mike Goldsmith

Kingfisher

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Solar System is the perfect introduction for young readers to the endlessly fascinating topic of space and the vast, mysterious worlds that make up our solar system. Discover the activity of the flaming prominences of the sun and the bubbling volcanoes of Venus. Examine the apparently lifeless craters on the moon, Saturn's swirling rings, and giant Jupiter's great red spot. Marvel at space travelers such as the comet Halle-Bopp, mighty meteorites, and the Spirit and Viking space probes on their missions to Mars. Budding astronomers will be intrigued and enthralled by the strange and diverse worlds that make up our solar system.

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Children's Literature
Large text, photographs and photo realistic illustrations will keep young students engaged.
 
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Striking, full-color photographs serve as text backgrounds in these highly visual and appealing titles... Students will enjoy browsing through them.

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Mike Goldsmith

Dr. Mike Goldsmith has a Ph.D. in astrophysics and studies the philosophy of time and space. He is the head of acoustics at the United Kingdom's National Physical Laboratory. An author of more than twenty nonfiction books for children, he was nominated for the Aventis Prize for Science, Junior Section.

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Kingfisher Young Knowledge: Solar System
Mike Goldsmith

Paper Over Board

Paper Over Board
Kingfisher
September 2004
Paper Over Board
ISBN: 9780753457733
ISBN10: 0753457733
Picture Book Nonfiction
10 1/10 x 7 7/10 inches, 54 pages
Age Range: 5 to 8
Grade Range: k to 3
$9.95
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