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Worlds Apart: A Textbook in Planetary Sciences - Consolmagno, Guy, Brother, and Schaefer, Martha
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Designed to be accessible to those with a strong general (not professional) interest in planetary science, this volume explores the various aspects of the solar system planet by planet. Along the way, it illustrates by example how science is done, and constantly goes beyond the issue of merely What do we know, to ask such questions as What motivates our questions?" and "How do we go about finding the answers?" Begins each chapter with a purely descriptive section about a planet; then includes two sections on topics that ...

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Worlds Apart: A Textbook in Planetary Sciences 1994, Pearson, Englewood Cliffs, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780139641312

Hardcover