Our moon : new discoveries about Earth's closest companion
by Scott, Elaine, 1940-
|Format:||Print Book 2015|
|Availability:||Available at 19 Libraries 19 of 21 copies|
Since the dawn of human existence, people have gazed up at the night sky and wondered about the moon. Here the veteran nonfiction author Elaine Scott skillfully presents a wealth of captivating, kid-friendly information, covering everything from the newest theories on how the moon formed, to the recent, startling discovery of water on its surface and the very real possibility of future moon colonies. Illustrated with stunning, full-color photographs and packed with fun facts, this is the most complete and up-to-date book available on the moon and should find a home on every curious child's bookshelf. Includes glossary, bibliography, and index.
ContentsMapping the moon
The moon rocks
Racing to the moon.
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Space flight to the moon
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Space flight to the moon.
Moon -- Juvenile literature.
Moon -- Exploration -- Juvenile literature.
Earth (Planet) -- Juvenile literature.
Moon -- Exploration.
|Publisher|| Boston :Clarion Books,2015
72 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
Includes bibliographical references (page 69) and index.