The Resource The new solar system, edited by J. Kelly Beatty, Carolyn Collins Petersen, Andrew Chaikin

The new solar system, edited by J. Kelly Beatty, Carolyn Collins Petersen, Andrew Chaikin

Label
The new solar system
Title
The new solar system
Statement of responsibility
edited by J. Kelly Beatty, Carolyn Collins Petersen, Andrew Chaikin
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Contains twenty-eight essays in which thirty planetary scientists share what has been learned from interplanetary explorations during the last quarter of the twentieth century
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QB501
LC item number
.N47 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Beatty, J. Kelly
  • Petersen, Carolyn Collins
  • Chaikin, Andrew
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Solar system
  • Solar system
  • Solar system
  • Système solaire
  • Zonnestelsel
  • Astronomia
  • Système solaire
Label
The new solar system, edited by J. Kelly Beatty, Carolyn Collins Petersen, Andrew Chaikin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 403-412) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cometary reservoirs
  • Paul R. Weissman
  • Role of collisions
  • Eugene M. Shoemaker & Carolyn S. Shoemaker
  • Mercury
  • Faith Vilas
  • Venus
  • R. Stephen Saunders
  • Planet earth /
  • Don L. Anderson
  • Exploring the solar system
  • Moon
  • Paul D. Spudis
  • Mars
  • Michael H. Carr
  • Surfaces and interiors of the terrestrial planets
  • James W. Head III
  • Atmospheres of the terrestrial planets
  • Bruce M. Jakosky
  • Interiors of the giant planets
  • William B. Hubbard
  • David Morrison
  • Atmospheres of the giant planets
  • Andrew P. Ingersoll
  • Planetary rings
  • Joseph A. Burns
  • Io
  • Torrence V. Johnson
  • Europa
  • Ronald Greeley
  • Ganymede and Callisto
  • Robert T. Pappalardo
  • Origin of the solar system
  • Titan
  • Tobias Owen
  • Triton, Pluto, and Charon
  • Dale P. Cruikshank
  • Midsize icy satellites
  • William B. McKinnon
  • Small worlds : patterns and relationships
  • William K. Hartmann
  • Comets
  • John C. Brandt
  • John A. Wood
  • Asteroids
  • Clark R. Chapman
  • Meteorites
  • Harry Y. McSween Jr.
  • Life in the solar system
  • Gerald A. Soffen
  • Other planetary systems
  • R. Paul Butler
  • Sun
  • Kenneth R. Lang
  • Planetary magnetospheres and the interplanetary medium
  • James A. Van Allen & Frances Bagenal
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
viii, 421 pages
Isbn
9780933346864
Lccn
98034472
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)39464951
  • (OCoLC)ocm39464951
Label
The new solar system, edited by J. Kelly Beatty, Carolyn Collins Petersen, Andrew Chaikin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 403-412) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cometary reservoirs
  • Paul R. Weissman
  • Role of collisions
  • Eugene M. Shoemaker & Carolyn S. Shoemaker
  • Mercury
  • Faith Vilas
  • Venus
  • R. Stephen Saunders
  • Planet earth /
  • Don L. Anderson
  • Exploring the solar system
  • Moon
  • Paul D. Spudis
  • Mars
  • Michael H. Carr
  • Surfaces and interiors of the terrestrial planets
  • James W. Head III
  • Atmospheres of the terrestrial planets
  • Bruce M. Jakosky
  • Interiors of the giant planets
  • William B. Hubbard
  • David Morrison
  • Atmospheres of the giant planets
  • Andrew P. Ingersoll
  • Planetary rings
  • Joseph A. Burns
  • Io
  • Torrence V. Johnson
  • Europa
  • Ronald Greeley
  • Ganymede and Callisto
  • Robert T. Pappalardo
  • Origin of the solar system
  • Titan
  • Tobias Owen
  • Triton, Pluto, and Charon
  • Dale P. Cruikshank
  • Midsize icy satellites
  • William B. McKinnon
  • Small worlds : patterns and relationships
  • William K. Hartmann
  • Comets
  • John C. Brandt
  • John A. Wood
  • Asteroids
  • Clark R. Chapman
  • Meteorites
  • Harry Y. McSween Jr.
  • Life in the solar system
  • Gerald A. Soffen
  • Other planetary systems
  • R. Paul Butler
  • Sun
  • Kenneth R. Lang
  • Planetary magnetospheres and the interplanetary medium
  • James A. Van Allen & Frances Bagenal
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
viii, 421 pages
Isbn
9780933346864
Lccn
98034472
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)39464951
  • (OCoLC)ocm39464951

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