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The Resource Super space encyclopedia, author, Clive Gifford ; Smithsonian consultant, Shauna Edson ; general consultant, Dr. Jacqueline Mitton

Super space encyclopedia, author, Clive Gifford ; Smithsonian consultant, Shauna Edson ; general consultant, Dr. Jacqueline Mitton

Label
Super space encyclopedia
Title
Super space encyclopedia
Statement of responsibility
author, Clive Gifford ; Smithsonian consultant, Shauna Edson ; general consultant, Dr. Jacqueline Mitton
Title variation
  • Super space encyclopedia
  • Super space
  • DK Smithsonian super space encyclopedia
Title variation remainder
the furthest, largest, most incredible features of our universe
Creator
Contributor
Author
Consultant
Contributor
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Find out about the never-ending storms on Jupiter. Learn about the towering volcanoes of Venus -- all 1,600 of them, and see the Valles Marineris on Mars -- a canyon that is ten times longer than Earth's Grand Canyon. Based on recent research and discoveries, showcases everything a variety of facts about the Universe -- from the Big Bang to the formation of galaxies and planets as well as the technology used to explore its unimaginable depths. Cutaway artworks reveal the inner workings of the Sun, planets, and spacecraft
  • Bursting with fascinating facts and the latest breathtaking images, this space book for children brings the wonders of the Solar System to life. Find out about the never-ending storms on Jupiter. Learn about the towering volcanoes of Venus -- all 1,600 of them, and see the Valles Marineris on Mars -- a canyon that is ten times longer than Earth's Grand Canyon. Find out many more fascinating "super" facts about the cosmos with Super Space Encyclopedia. Based on recent research and discoveries, Super Space Encyclopedia showcases everything you need to know about the Universe -- from the Big Bang to the formation of galaxies and planets as well as the technology used to explore it unimaginable depths. Fabulous cutaway artworks help to reveal the inner workings of the Sun, planets, and spacecraft
Cataloging source
TOH
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gifford, Clive
Dewey number
629
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Age 9-11
  • Grade 4-6
LC call number
  • TL
  • QB46
LC item number
.G487 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
encyclopedias
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Edson, Shauna
  • Mitton, Jacqueline
  • Dorling Kindersley Publishing, Inc
  • Smithsonian Institution
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Outer space
  • Solar system
  • Outer space
  • Outer space
  • Solar system
  • Outer space
  • Exploration of outer space
  • Outer space
  • Solar system
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Super space encyclopedia, author, Clive Gifford ; Smithsonian consultant, Shauna Edson ; general consultant, Dr. Jacqueline Mitton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • At head of title: DK Smithsonian
  • Includes 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
The universe -- Inner solar system -- Outer solar system -- Stars and exoplanets -- Galaxies -- Space exploration -- People in space. -- Glossary
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
207 pages
Isbn
9781465481719
Lccn
2019285579
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • on1091127417
  • (OCoLC)1091127417
Label
Super space encyclopedia, author, Clive Gifford ; Smithsonian consultant, Shauna Edson ; general consultant, Dr. Jacqueline Mitton
Publication
Note
  • At head of title: DK Smithsonian
  • Includes 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
The universe -- Inner solar system -- Outer solar system -- Stars and exoplanets -- Galaxies -- Space exploration -- People in space. -- Glossary
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
207 pages
Isbn
9781465481719
Lccn
2019285579
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • on1091127417
  • (OCoLC)1091127417

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