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The Resource Physics and chemistry of the solar system, John S. Lewis

Physics and chemistry of the solar system, John S. Lewis

Label
Physics and chemistry of the solar system
Title
Physics and chemistry of the solar system
Statement of responsibility
John S. Lewis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lewis, John S
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
International geophysics series
Series volume
87
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Planetology
  • Astrophysics
  • Cosmochemistry
  • Solar system
  • Solar system
Label
Physics and chemistry of the solar system, John S. Lewis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Astronomical perspective -- General description of the solar system -- The sun and the solar nebula -- The major planets -- Pluto and the icy satellites of the outer planets -- Comets and meteors -- Meteorites and asteroids -- The airless rocky bodies: Io, Phobos, Deimos, the Moon, and Mercury -- The terrestrial planets: Mars, Venus, and Earth -- Planets and life around other stars -- Future prospects -- Appendix I: Equilibrium thermodynamics -- Appendix II: Absorption and emission of radiation by quantum oscillators -- Appendix III: Exploration of the solar system -- Appendix IV: Basic physical constants -- Appendix V: Gravity fields
Control code
l82003064281
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
xiii, 655 p., [8] p. of col. plates
Isbn
9780124467446
Lccn
2003064281
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Physics and chemistry of the solar system, John S. Lewis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Astronomical perspective -- General description of the solar system -- The sun and the solar nebula -- The major planets -- Pluto and the icy satellites of the outer planets -- Comets and meteors -- Meteorites and asteroids -- The airless rocky bodies: Io, Phobos, Deimos, the Moon, and Mercury -- The terrestrial planets: Mars, Venus, and Earth -- Planets and life around other stars -- Future prospects -- Appendix I: Equilibrium thermodynamics -- Appendix II: Absorption and emission of radiation by quantum oscillators -- Appendix III: Exploration of the solar system -- Appendix IV: Basic physical constants -- Appendix V: Gravity fields
Control code
l82003064281
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
xiii, 655 p., [8] p. of col. plates
Isbn
9780124467446
Lccn
2003064281
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.

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