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Stars and the universe.

David Dietz

Stars and the universe.

Illustrated by John Polgreen.

by David Dietz

  • 223 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Astronomy -- Juvenile literature,
  • Astronomy

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesRandom House science library, 3
    ContributionsPolgreen, John, illus.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination129 p. illus. (part col.) ;
    Number of Pages129
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21465566M

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    When you look up at a star-filled sky on a clear night, all the stars visible to the unaided eye are part of a single collection of stars we call the Milky Way Galaxy, or simply the Galaxy. (When referring to the Milky Way, we capitalize Galaxy; when talking about other galaxies of stars, we use lowercase galaxy.) The Sun is one of hundreds of. From the authors of the New York Times bestselling novel Welcome to Night Vale and the creators of the #1 international podcast of the same name, come the collections of episodes from Volumes One and Two of their hit podcast, featuring introductions by the authors, behind-the-scenes commentary, and original Void, Partially Stars and The Great Glowing Coils of the Universe.

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