The Resource Mission to Pluto : the first visit to an ice dwarf and the Kuiper belt, Mary Kay Carson ; with photographs by Tom Uhlman

Mission to Pluto : the first visit to an ice dwarf and the Kuiper belt, Mary Kay Carson ; with photographs by Tom Uhlman

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Mission to Pluto : the first visit to an ice dwarf and the Kuiper belt
Title
Mission to Pluto
Title remainder
the first visit to an ice dwarf and the Kuiper belt
Statement of responsibility
Mary Kay Carson ; with photographs by Tom Uhlman
Title variation
First visit to an ice dwarf and the Kuiper belt
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Contributor
Author
Photographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Follow a spacecraft the size of a piano, named New Horizons, on the first ever spacecraft mission to Pluto, the space entity formerly known as a planet, in the latest addition to the epic and authoritative Scientists in the Field series."--
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Carson, Mary Kay
Dewey number
629.43/54922
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 10-12
  • Grades 4 to 6
LC call number
QB701
LC item number
.C37 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Uhlman, Tom
Series statement
Scientists in the field
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • New Horizons (Spacecraft)
  • New Horizons (Spacecraft)
  • New Horizons (Spacecraft)
  • Space flight
  • Interplanetary voyages
  • Exploration of outer space
  • Space flight
  • Interplanetary voyages
  • Pluto (Dwarf planet)
  • Kuiper Belt
  • Outer space
  • Solar system
  • Pluto (Dwarf planet)
  • Kuiper Belt
  • Outer space
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Mission to Pluto : the first visit to an ice dwarf and the Kuiper belt, Mary Kay Carson ; with photographs by Tom Uhlman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 72) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
A long-awaited encounter -- Mission brief: The journey to Pluto -- Plutonian dreams -- Mission brief: Pluto primer -- Built to go the distance -- Mission brief: The spacecraft -- Sprinting across the solar system -- Mission brief: Mini-moons -- Up close and personal -- Mission brief: Pluto encounter -- Meet the neighbors -- Mission brief: The Kuiper Belt
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
73 pages
Isbn
9780544416710
Lccn
2015037656
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)926050363
  • 1558053
  • (OCoLC)ocn926050363
  • 1558053
Label
Mission to Pluto : the first visit to an ice dwarf and the Kuiper belt, Mary Kay Carson ; with photographs by Tom Uhlman
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 72) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
A long-awaited encounter -- Mission brief: The journey to Pluto -- Plutonian dreams -- Mission brief: Pluto primer -- Built to go the distance -- Mission brief: The spacecraft -- Sprinting across the solar system -- Mission brief: Mini-moons -- Up close and personal -- Mission brief: Pluto encounter -- Meet the neighbors -- Mission brief: The Kuiper Belt
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
73 pages
Isbn
9780544416710
Lccn
2015037656
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)926050363
  • 1558053
  • (OCoLC)ocn926050363
  • 1558053

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