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2 edition of The Milky Way found in the catalog.

The Milky Way

World Book, Inc

The Milky Way

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by World Book in Chicago .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 62) and index.

SeriesExplore the universe
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQB857.7 .M54 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24488555M
ISBN 100716695502
ISBN 109780716695509
LC Control Number2009042566
OCLC/WorldCa460710825

Get this from a library! The Milky Way. [Steve Kortenkamp] -- "Describes our galaxy, the Milky Way, including its size, shape, and movement through the universe"--Provided by publisher. In this segment of our “How far away is it” video book, we cover the structure of the Milky Way galaxy. We start with a high-level description of the three main components: the galactic center.


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