Space Encyclopedia A Tour of Our Solar System and Beyond by David A. Aguilar
  

Space Encyclopedia A Tour of Our Solar System and Beyond

Written by David A. Aguilar
Illustrated by
Part of the Encyclopaedia Series

Synopsis

Space Encyclopedia A Tour of Our Solar System and Beyond by David A. Aguilar

Presenting the latest exciting findings on space exploration and research and cutting-edge, spectacular views of the universe that technology is bringing back to Earth, all in one ultimate reference book. Authored by David A. Aguilar of the Harvard-Smithsonian Centre for Astrophysics, the National Geographic Space Encyclopaedia is ideal for the family bookshelf, providing both accessible information for school reports and compelling reading on the mysteries beyond our world.

Reviews

The articles are clearly written and informative, but the visuals steal the show...An informative volume at a very reasonable price.

This factual and beautifully designed overview presents new astronomical information that will enlighten and entice readers. Dazzlingly illustrated with full-color NASA satellite photography, as well as original art created, photographed, and computer painted by the author, it's a page-turner. --School Library Journal, starred review The articles are clearly written and informative, but the visuals steal the show...An informative volume at a very reasonable price. --Booklist This outstanding volume showcases the brillian color photography and illustration for which National Geographic is best known. --Library Media Connection

About the Author

DAVID A. AGUILAR is the director of public affairs at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He's an astronomy expert and a talented artist who specializes in bringing the latest discoveries in space to the forefront of the imagination in a visually compelling and scientifically accurate way.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
192 pages

Author

David A. Aguilar
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Publisher

National Geographic Kids

Publication date

27th August 2013

ISBN

9781426309489


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