A lively presentation of the whole universe, with a look at the latest theories on how it began as well as the work of astronomers throughout history. Learn about the planets, stars, telescopes and astronomy as a profession.
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- Paperback | 48 pages
- 195.58 x 243.84 x 25.4mm | 181.44g
- 27 Jan 1995
- Usborne Publishing Ltd
- London, United Kingdom
- illustrations, maps, index
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Table of contents
The night sky; the solar system; the Sun; Mercury; Venus; the Earth and Moon; Mars; the asteroids; Jupiter; Saturn; Uranus and Neptune; Pluto and planet X; comets and meteoroids; the Milky Way and beyond; the story of the universe; telescopes past and present; about astronomers; the history of astronomy; the future of astronomy.