The Resource Astronomers, by Ruth Owen

Astronomers, by Ruth Owen

Label
Astronomers
Title
Astronomers
Statement of responsibility
by Ruth Owen
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the work of astronomers, including information on their working conditions, their tools, and important scientific discoveries
Member of
Cataloging source
PSt/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Owen, Ruth
Dewey number
520
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QB46
LC item number
.O876 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Out of the lab: extreme jobs in science
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Astronomy
  • Astronomers
  • Astronomical observatories
  • Astronomy
  • Astronomers
  • Astronomical observatories
  • Astronomers
  • Astronomical observatories
  • Astronomy
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Astronomers, by Ruth Owen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 32) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is an astronomer? -- An extreme workplace -- Astronomy in the desert -- Astronomy in the skies -- Airborne observatories -- Astronomy at the South Pole -- IceCube -- Meet the Cubers -- Life at IceCube -- Meteorite hunters -- Seeing space from space -- Walking in space
Control code
ocn844372923
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781477712894
Isbn Type
(library binding)
Lccn
2013017172
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)844372923
  • (Sirsi) a1714004
Label
Astronomers, by Ruth Owen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 32) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is an astronomer? -- An extreme workplace -- Astronomy in the desert -- Astronomy in the skies -- Airborne observatories -- Astronomy at the South Pole -- IceCube -- Meet the Cubers -- Life at IceCube -- Meteorite hunters -- Seeing space from space -- Walking in space
Control code
ocn844372923
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781477712894
Isbn Type
(library binding)
Lccn
2013017172
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)844372923
  • (Sirsi) a1714004

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