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    DescriptionPresenting the latest exciting findings on space exploration and research and cutting-edge, spectacular views of the universe that technology is bringing back to Earth, all in one ultimate reference book. Authored by David A. Aguilar of the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, the "National Geographic Space Encyclopedia" is ideal for the family bookshelf, providing both accessible information for school reports and compelling reading on the mysteries beyond our world.

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    Space Encyclopedia
    A Tour of Our Solar System and Beyond
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) David A Aguilar, Illustrated by David A Aguilar, Contributions by Christine Pulliam, Contributions by Patricia Daniels
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 191
    Width: 220 mm
    Height: 280 mm
    Thickness: 18 mm
    Weight: 980 g
    ISBN 13: 9781426309489
    ISBN 10: 1426309481

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: Y4.0
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    DC22: 523.1
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 12830
    B&T Book Type: JN
    BIC subject category V2: YNTS
    BISAC V2.8: JNF051010
    Ingram Subject Code: CT
    Libri: I-CT
    B&T Approval Code: X01520000
    BISAC V2.8: JNF051000
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    DC23: 523.1
    LC classification: QB500.22 .A38 2013
    Thema V1.0: YPMT, YNNZ
    Illustrations note
    National Geographic Kids
    Imprint name
    National Geographic Kids
    Publication date
    10 September 2013
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    Author Information
    DAVID A. AGUILAR is the director of public affairs at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He's an astronomy expert and a talented artist who specializes in bringing the latest discoveries in space to the forefront of the imagination in a visually compelling and scientifically accurate way.
    Review quote
    "This factual and beautifully designed overview presents new astronomical information that will enlighten and entice readers. Dazzlingly illustrated with full-color NASA satellite photography, as well as original art created, photographed, and computer painted by the author, it's a page-turner." --"School Library Journal", starred review "The articles are clearly written and informative, but the visuals steal the show...An informative volume at a very reasonable price." "--Booklist" "This outstanding volume showcases the brillian color photography and illustration for which National Geographic is best known." --"Library Media Connection"