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The Everything Astronomy Book: Discover the Mysteries of the Universe (Everything (Reference)) Paperback – September, 2002

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About the Author

Dr. Cynthia Phillips, a scientist at the SETI Institute, also works at the Center for the Study of Life in the Universe. She received her B.A. in astronomy, astrophysics, and physics at Harvard University, and earned her Ph.D. in planetary science, with a minor in geosciences, from the University of Arizona.

Shana Priwer has an undergraduate degree from Columbia University in architecture, with minors in math and art history. She holds a master’s degree in architecture from Harvard University.

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Product Details

  • Series: Everything (Reference)
  • Paperback: 289 pages
  • Publisher: Adams Media Corporation (September 2002)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1580627234
  • ISBN-13: 978-1580627238
  • Product Dimensions: 9.2 x 8.2 x 0.8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.3 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #2,740,621 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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By Ryan J O'Toole on July 24, 2013
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My girlfriend loves space and loves books with the pictures of everything that's out there very clear and high resolution photos
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By Magicbuyer1 on August 3, 2011
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This book covers the basic of astronomy and is the perfect book for anyone interested in the basic knowledge of the subject.
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0 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Giustina Bianca on November 10, 2009
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This book was required for a local astronomy class. Don't bother with this book. The information is extremely basic. There are many books available that cover the topic much better.
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