The comet and you

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Macmillan Pub. Co., Mar 1, 1985 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 48 pages
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Presents the history, appearance, and physical composition of Halley's comet and compares it to other comets, describing its path through the solar system and its predicted return.

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In a clear, concise, narrative voice, E.C. Krupp explicates scientific, historical, and cultural knowledge about the astrological phenomena of comets, the touchstone example being Halley’s Comet ... Read full review


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E. C. KRUPP, Ph.D., is an astronomer and the director of the Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles. The award-winning author of In Search of Ancient Astronomies, Echoes of the Ancient Skies and Beyond the Blue Horizon, Dr. Krupp writes the popular "Rambling Through the Night Skies" column for Sky & Telescope magazine. He lives in Los Angeles.

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