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The Resource Mars myths and legends, by John Hamilton

Mars myths and legends, by John Hamilton

Label
Mars myths and legends
Title
Mars myths and legends
Statement of responsibility
by John Hamilton
Title variation
Mars myths & legends
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Readers will explore Mars' hold on humankind's imagination, early astronomical observations, and then trace the cultural history of the Red Planet all the way up to today's popular movies and books. Important details include examinations of literature such as H.G. Wells' War of the Worlds, as well as recent books and movies such as Andy Weir's The Martian
Member of
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hamilton, John
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
970L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
7.3
Series statement
Mission to Mars
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Space and time
  • Mythology
  • Human-alien encounters
  • Interplanetary voyages
  • Space flight to Mars
  • Mars (Planet)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Mars myths and legends, by John Hamilton
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • War of the Worlds
  • p. 24
  • Panic Broadcast
  • p. 30
  • Face of Cydonia
  • p. 34
  • Mars in Popular Culture
  • p. 38
  • Mysterious Mars
  • p. 4
  • Tracing the Stars and Planets
  • p. 8
  • Mars in Greek and Roman Mythology
  • p. 14
  • Schiaparelli and the Martian Canals
  • p. 18
Control code
on1029569712
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781532115943
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
523.43 H18M ; XX-JN ; [Y18CP149, #3, 4@31.36, jll/ ]
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1029569712
  • (OCoLC)1029569712
Label
Mars myths and legends, by John Hamilton
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • War of the Worlds
  • p. 24
  • Panic Broadcast
  • p. 30
  • Face of Cydonia
  • p. 34
  • Mars in Popular Culture
  • p. 38
  • Mysterious Mars
  • p. 4
  • Tracing the Stars and Planets
  • p. 8
  • Mars in Greek and Roman Mythology
  • p. 14
  • Schiaparelli and the Martian Canals
  • p. 18
Control code
on1029569712
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781532115943
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
523.43 H18M ; XX-JN ; [Y18CP149, #3, 4@31.36, jll/ ]
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1029569712
  • (OCoLC)1029569712

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