Universe : the definitive visual guide

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Published 2020
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Summary:

Detailed profiles and stunning visuals explore every aspect of the cosmos. From the Big Bang to planets in our solar system and beyond, this new edition provides comprehensive and up-to-date maps of the night sky, explores the history of telescopes and the latest equipment for amateur observers, and highlights the most recent discoveries in astronomy. -- adapted from back cover

ISBN:
9781465499950
1465499954
Edition:
New edition.
American edition.
Description:
528 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 31 cm
Other Title:
At the head of title: DK Smithsonian
Smithsonian Universe
Notes:
At head of title: DK Smithsonian.
"American edition."
Includes index.
Contents:
A short tour of the universe / by Martin Rees
Introduction. What is the universe? ; The beginning and end of the universe ; The view from Earth
Guide to the universe. The solar system ; The Milky Way ; Beyond the Milky Way
The night sky. The constellations ; Monthly sky guide.
LCCN:
bl2020045190
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