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Encyclopedia of the solar system, editors, Lucy-Ann McFadden, Paul R. Weissman and Torrence V. Johnson, (electronic resource)

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Encyclopedia of the solar system
Title
Encyclopedia of the solar system
Statement of responsibility
editors, Lucy-Ann McFadden, Paul R. Weissman and Torrence V. Johnson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides a framework for understanding the origin and evolution of the solar system, historical discoveries, and details about planetary bodies and how they interact
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Cataloging source
UKM
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
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1947-
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  • Johnson, T. V.
  • McFadden, Lucy-Ann Adams
  • Weissman, Paul Robert
  • Gale Group
  • Thomson Gale (Firm)
Series statement
Gale virtual reference library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Planets
  • Outer space
  • Solar system
  • Solar system
Label
Encyclopedia of the solar system, editors, Lucy-Ann McFadden, Paul R. Weissman and Torrence V. Johnson, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://galenet.galegroup.com/servlet/eBooks?ste=22&docNum=CX3033599999&q=inde80299
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chapter 3
  • Athena Coustenis
  • 467
  • Chapter 26
  • Triton
  • William B. McKinnon, Randolph L. Kirk
  • 483
  • Chapter 27
  • Planetary Rings
  • Carolyn C. Porco, Douglas P. Hamilton
  • 503
  • A History of Solar System Studies
  • Chapter 28
  • Planetary Magnetospheres
  • Margaret Galland Kivelson, Fran Bagenal
  • 519
  • Chapter 29
  • Pluto
  • S. Alan Stern
  • 541
  • Chapter 30
  • Physics and Chemistry of Comets
  • David Leverington
  • John C. Brandt
  • 557
  • Chapter 31
  • Comet Populations and Cometary Dynamics
  • Harold F. Levison, Luke Dones
  • 575
  • Chapter 32
  • Kuiper Belt: Dynamics
  • Alessandro Morbidelli, Harold F. Levison
  • 589
  • 53
  • Chapter 33
  • Kuiper Belt Objects: Physical Studies
  • Stephen C. Tegler
  • 605
  • Chapter 34
  • Solar System Dust
  • Eberhard Grun
  • 621
  • Chapter 35
  • X-Rays in the Solar System
  • Chapter 4
  • Anil Bhardwaj, Carey M. Lisse
  • 637
  • Chapter 36
  • Solar System at Ultraviolet Wavelengths
  • Amanda R. Hendrix, Robert M. Nelson, Deborah L. Domingue
  • 659
  • Chapter 37
  • Infrared Views of the Solar System from Space
  • Mark V. Sykes
  • 681
  • Sun
  • Chapter 38
  • Solar System at Radio Wavelengths
  • Imke de Pater, William S. Kurth
  • 695
  • Chapter 39
  • New Generation Ground-Based Optical/Infrared Telescopes
  • Alan T. Tokunaga, Robert Jedicke
  • 719
  • Chapter 40
  • Planetary Radar
  • Markus J. Aschwanden
  • Steven J. Ostro
  • 735
  • Chapter 41
  • Remote Chemical Sensing Using Nuclear Spectroscopy
  • Thomas H. Prettyman
  • 765
  • Chapter 42
  • Solar System Dynamics: Regular and Chaotic Motion
  • Jack J. Lissauer, Carl D. Murray
  • 787
  • 71
  • Chapter 43
  • Planetary Impacts
  • Richard A. F. Grieve, Mark J. Cintala, Roald Tagle
  • 813
  • Chapter 44
  • Planetary Volcanism
  • Lionel Wilson
  • 829
  • Chapter 45
  • Astrobiology
  • Chapter 5
  • Christopher P. McKay, Wanda L. Davis
  • 849
  • Chapter 46
  • Planetary Exploration Missions
  • James D. Burke
  • 869
  • Chapter 47
  • Extrasolar Planets
  • Michael Endl, William D. Cochran
  • 887
  • Solar Wind
  • Chapter 1
  • John T. Gosling
  • 99
  • Chapter 6
  • Mercury
  • Robert G. Strom
  • 117
  • Chapter 7
  • Venus: Atmosphere
  • Donald M. Hunten
  • 139
  • Solar System and its Place in the Galaxy
  • Chapter 8
  • Venus: Surface and Interior
  • Suzanne E. Smrekar, Ellen R. Stofan
  • 149
  • Chapter 9
  • Earth as a Planet: Atmosphere and Oceans
  • Timothy E. Dowling, Adam P. Showman
  • 169
  • Chapter 10
  • Earth as a Planet: Surface and Interior
  • Paul R. Weissman
  • David C. Pieri, Adam M. Dziewonski
  • 189
  • Chapter 11
  • Sun-Earth Connection
  • Janet G. Luhmann, Stanley C. Solomon
  • 213
  • Chapter 12
  • Moon
  • Stuart Ross Taylor
  • 227
  • 1
  • Chapter 13
  • Meteorites
  • Michael E. Lipschutz, Ludolf Schultz
  • 251
  • Chapter 14
  • Near-Earth Objects
  • Lucy A. McFadden, Richard P. Binzel
  • 283
  • Chapter 15
  • Mars Atmosphere: History and Surface Interactions
  • Chapter 2
  • David C. Catling, Conway Leovy
  • 301
  • Chapter 16
  • Mars: Surface and Interior
  • Michael H. Carr
  • 315
  • Chapter 17
  • Mars: Landing Site Geology, Mineralogy, and Geochemistry
  • Matthew P. Golombek, Harry Y. McSween, Jr.
  • 331
  • Origin of the Solar System
  • Chapter 18
  • Main-Belt Asteroids
  • Daniel T. Britt, Guy Colsolmagno, Larry Lebofsky
  • 349
  • Chapter 19
  • Planetary Satellites
  • Bonnie J. Buratti, Peter C. Thomas
  • 365
  • Chapter 20
  • Atmospheres of the Giant Planets
  • Alex N. Halliday, John E. Chambers
  • Robert A. West
  • 383
  • Chapter 21
  • Interiors of the Giant Planets
  • Mark S. Marley, Jonathan J. Fortney
  • 403
  • Chapter 22
  • Io: The Volcanic Moon
  • Rosaly M. C. Lopes
  • 419
  • 29
  • Chapter 23
  • Europa
  • Louise M. Prockter, Robert T. Pappalardo
  • 431
  • Chapter 24
  • Ganymede and Callisto
  • Geoffrey Collins, Torrence V. Johnson
  • 449
  • Chapter 25
  • Titan
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Edition
Second edition.
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electronic
Isbn
9780080474984
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Media category
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rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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Reformatting quality
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Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
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  • (Sirsi) gal0080474985
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Mode of access: Internet
Label
Encyclopedia of the solar system, editors, Lucy-Ann McFadden, Paul R. Weissman and Torrence V. Johnson, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://galenet.galegroup.com/servlet/eBooks?ste=22&docNum=CX3033599999&q=inde80299
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chapter 3
  • Athena Coustenis
  • 467
  • Chapter 26
  • Triton
  • William B. McKinnon, Randolph L. Kirk
  • 483
  • Chapter 27
  • Planetary Rings
  • Carolyn C. Porco, Douglas P. Hamilton
  • 503
  • A History of Solar System Studies
  • Chapter 28
  • Planetary Magnetospheres
  • Margaret Galland Kivelson, Fran Bagenal
  • 519
  • Chapter 29
  • Pluto
  • S. Alan Stern
  • 541
  • Chapter 30
  • Physics and Chemistry of Comets
  • David Leverington
  • John C. Brandt
  • 557
  • Chapter 31
  • Comet Populations and Cometary Dynamics
  • Harold F. Levison, Luke Dones
  • 575
  • Chapter 32
  • Kuiper Belt: Dynamics
  • Alessandro Morbidelli, Harold F. Levison
  • 589
  • 53
  • Chapter 33
  • Kuiper Belt Objects: Physical Studies
  • Stephen C. Tegler
  • 605
  • Chapter 34
  • Solar System Dust
  • Eberhard Grun
  • 621
  • Chapter 35
  • X-Rays in the Solar System
  • Chapter 4
  • Anil Bhardwaj, Carey M. Lisse
  • 637
  • Chapter 36
  • Solar System at Ultraviolet Wavelengths
  • Amanda R. Hendrix, Robert M. Nelson, Deborah L. Domingue
  • 659
  • Chapter 37
  • Infrared Views of the Solar System from Space
  • Mark V. Sykes
  • 681
  • Sun
  • Chapter 38
  • Solar System at Radio Wavelengths
  • Imke de Pater, William S. Kurth
  • 695
  • Chapter 39
  • New Generation Ground-Based Optical/Infrared Telescopes
  • Alan T. Tokunaga, Robert Jedicke
  • 719
  • Chapter 40
  • Planetary Radar
  • Markus J. Aschwanden
  • Steven J. Ostro
  • 735
  • Chapter 41
  • Remote Chemical Sensing Using Nuclear Spectroscopy
  • Thomas H. Prettyman
  • 765
  • Chapter 42
  • Solar System Dynamics: Regular and Chaotic Motion
  • Jack J. Lissauer, Carl D. Murray
  • 787
  • 71
  • Chapter 43
  • Planetary Impacts
  • Richard A. F. Grieve, Mark J. Cintala, Roald Tagle
  • 813
  • Chapter 44
  • Planetary Volcanism
  • Lionel Wilson
  • 829
  • Chapter 45
  • Astrobiology
  • Chapter 5
  • Christopher P. McKay, Wanda L. Davis
  • 849
  • Chapter 46
  • Planetary Exploration Missions
  • James D. Burke
  • 869
  • Chapter 47
  • Extrasolar Planets
  • Michael Endl, William D. Cochran
  • 887
  • Solar Wind
  • Chapter 1
  • John T. Gosling
  • 99
  • Chapter 6
  • Mercury
  • Robert G. Strom
  • 117
  • Chapter 7
  • Venus: Atmosphere
  • Donald M. Hunten
  • 139
  • Solar System and its Place in the Galaxy
  • Chapter 8
  • Venus: Surface and Interior
  • Suzanne E. Smrekar, Ellen R. Stofan
  • 149
  • Chapter 9
  • Earth as a Planet: Atmosphere and Oceans
  • Timothy E. Dowling, Adam P. Showman
  • 169
  • Chapter 10
  • Earth as a Planet: Surface and Interior
  • Paul R. Weissman
  • David C. Pieri, Adam M. Dziewonski
  • 189
  • Chapter 11
  • Sun-Earth Connection
  • Janet G. Luhmann, Stanley C. Solomon
  • 213
  • Chapter 12
  • Moon
  • Stuart Ross Taylor
  • 227
  • 1
  • Chapter 13
  • Meteorites
  • Michael E. Lipschutz, Ludolf Schultz
  • 251
  • Chapter 14
  • Near-Earth Objects
  • Lucy A. McFadden, Richard P. Binzel
  • 283
  • Chapter 15
  • Mars Atmosphere: History and Surface Interactions
  • Chapter 2
  • David C. Catling, Conway Leovy
  • 301
  • Chapter 16
  • Mars: Surface and Interior
  • Michael H. Carr
  • 315
  • Chapter 17
  • Mars: Landing Site Geology, Mineralogy, and Geochemistry
  • Matthew P. Golombek, Harry Y. McSween, Jr.
  • 331
  • Origin of the Solar System
  • Chapter 18
  • Main-Belt Asteroids
  • Daniel T. Britt, Guy Colsolmagno, Larry Lebofsky
  • 349
  • Chapter 19
  • Planetary Satellites
  • Bonnie J. Buratti, Peter C. Thomas
  • 365
  • Chapter 20
  • Atmospheres of the Giant Planets
  • Alex N. Halliday, John E. Chambers
  • Robert A. West
  • 383
  • Chapter 21
  • Interiors of the Giant Planets
  • Mark S. Marley, Jonathan J. Fortney
  • 403
  • Chapter 22
  • Io: The Volcanic Moon
  • Rosaly M. C. Lopes
  • 419
  • 29
  • Chapter 23
  • Europa
  • Louise M. Prockter, Robert T. Pappalardo
  • 431
  • Chapter 24
  • Ganymede and Callisto
  • Geoffrey Collins, Torrence V. Johnson
  • 449
  • Chapter 25
  • Titan
Control code
gal0080474985
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Second edition.
File format
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780080474984
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) gal0080474985
  • (Sirsi) gal0080474985
System details
Mode of access: Internet

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