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The Resource Space geology: an introduction, [by] Elbert A. King

Space geology: an introduction, [by] Elbert A. King

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Space geology: an introduction
Title
Space geology: an introduction
Statement of responsibility
[by] Elbert A. King
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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King, Elbert A
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Solar system
  • Geology
Label
Space geology: an introduction, [by] Elbert A. King
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Meteorites -- Introduction -- Stony Meteorites -- Iron Meteorites -- Stony-Iron Meteorites -- Micrometeorites -- Origins of Meteorites -- References and Notes -- Suggested Reading and General References -- 2. Tektites -- Introduction -- Occurrences, Chemistry and Physical Properties -- Origin -- References and Notes -- Suggested Reading and General References -- 3. Craters -- Introduction -- Impact Craters -- References and Notes -- Suggested Reading and General References -- 4. Terrestrial Impact Craters -- Introduction -- Meteor Crater, Arizona -- Odessa Craters, Texas -- Haviland Crater, Kansas -- The Canadian Craters -- Ries Kessel, Steinheim Basin and Stopfenheim Kuppel, Germany -- The Australian Craters: Wolf Creek Crater, Boxhole Crater, Dalgaranga Crater, Gosses Bluff, Henbury Craters -- Arabian Craters -- Criteria for Recognition of Impact Structures -- References and Notes -- Suggested Reading and General References -- 5. Impact Metamorphism -- Introduction -- Mineralogic and Petrologic Criteria -- Structural Criteria -- Interpretation of Shock History -- References and Notes -- Suggested Reading and General References -- 6. The Moon -- Introduction -- Telescopic and Spacecraft Imagery -- Lunar Sample Analyses -- Introduction -- Lunar Geophysics -- Origin of the Moon -- References and Notes -- Suggested Reading and General References -- 7. Mars -- Introduction and History -- Geophysical Observations -- Surface and Bulk Composition -- Atmosphere -- Moons -- Future Exploration -- References and Notes -- Suggested Reading and General References -- 8. Asteroids -- Introduction and History -- Orbits -- Optical Studies -- References and Notes -- Suggested Reading and General References -- 9. Comets -- Introduction and History -- Orbits -- Composition -- Structure, Size, and Origins -- References and Notes -- Suggested Reading and General References -- 10. Other Planets and Moons -- Introduction -- Mercury -- Venus -- Jupiter -- Saturn -- Uranus, Neptune and Pluto -- References and Notes -- Suggested Reading and General References -- Comparative Planetology -- Introduction -- Bulk Compositions -- Degree of Differentiation -- Internal State -- Tectonic Styles -- References and Notes
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 349 pages
Isbn
9780471478102
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Space geology: an introduction, [by] Elbert A. King
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Meteorites -- Introduction -- Stony Meteorites -- Iron Meteorites -- Stony-Iron Meteorites -- Micrometeorites -- Origins of Meteorites -- References and Notes -- Suggested Reading and General References -- 2. Tektites -- Introduction -- Occurrences, Chemistry and Physical Properties -- Origin -- References and Notes -- Suggested Reading and General References -- 3. Craters -- Introduction -- Impact Craters -- References and Notes -- Suggested Reading and General References -- 4. Terrestrial Impact Craters -- Introduction -- Meteor Crater, Arizona -- Odessa Craters, Texas -- Haviland Crater, Kansas -- The Canadian Craters -- Ries Kessel, Steinheim Basin and Stopfenheim Kuppel, Germany -- The Australian Craters: Wolf Creek Crater, Boxhole Crater, Dalgaranga Crater, Gosses Bluff, Henbury Craters -- Arabian Craters -- Criteria for Recognition of Impact Structures -- References and Notes -- Suggested Reading and General References -- 5. Impact Metamorphism -- Introduction -- Mineralogic and Petrologic Criteria -- Structural Criteria -- Interpretation of Shock History -- References and Notes -- Suggested Reading and General References -- 6. The Moon -- Introduction -- Telescopic and Spacecraft Imagery -- Lunar Sample Analyses -- Introduction -- Lunar Geophysics -- Origin of the Moon -- References and Notes -- Suggested Reading and General References -- 7. Mars -- Introduction and History -- Geophysical Observations -- Surface and Bulk Composition -- Atmosphere -- Moons -- Future Exploration -- References and Notes -- Suggested Reading and General References -- 8. Asteroids -- Introduction and History -- Orbits -- Optical Studies -- References and Notes -- Suggested Reading and General References -- 9. Comets -- Introduction and History -- Orbits -- Composition -- Structure, Size, and Origins -- References and Notes -- Suggested Reading and General References -- 10. Other Planets and Moons -- Introduction -- Mercury -- Venus -- Jupiter -- Saturn -- Uranus, Neptune and Pluto -- References and Notes -- Suggested Reading and General References -- Comparative Planetology -- Introduction -- Bulk Compositions -- Degree of Differentiation -- Internal State -- Tectonic Styles -- References and Notes
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 349 pages
Isbn
9780471478102
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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