The Planets

The Planets

Hardcover
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ISBN10: 0670034460 ISBN13: 9780670034468 Publisher: Penguin USA Published: Oct 11 2005 Pages: 269 Weight: 1.00lbs. Height: 9.00" Width: 6.25" Depth: 1.00" Language: English

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A lavishly illustrated account in the tradition of Longitude and Galileo's Daughter explores the creation and evolution of the solar system's planets through a lens of popular culture, drawing on sources from astrology, science fiction, the fine arts, and other genres to chronicle planetary history in a relevant and accessible format for lay readers. 300,000 first printing.

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