The grand tour: a traveler's guide to the solar system

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Workman Pub., Dec 1, 1993 - Science - 208 pages
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A revised and updated edition of the best-selling astronomy guide presents colorful paintings, photographs, drawings, and maps that take a guided trip through the solar system, featuring the latest in scientific thought and data. Simultaneous.

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I picked this up on super sale at Borders and boy, am I ever glad that I did! I am fascinated with astronomy and have difficulty finding materials that aren't too easy/childish or too difficult ... Read full review

Contents

Introducing the Territory
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THE 15 LARGEST WORLDS
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Lord of the Rings
24
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Miller specializes in astronomy, science, and science fiction.

William K. Hartmann is the author, most recently, of A Traveler's Guide to Mars and co-author of Out of the Cradle. He is an internationally known scientist, writer, and painter, and winner of the first Carl Sagan Medal from the American Astronomical Society. He has an asteroid--#3341--named after him. He lives in Tucson, Arizona.

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