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Comets, asteroids and meteorites

Duncan Brewer

Comets, asteroids and meteorites

by Duncan Brewer

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Published by Cherrytree in Bath .
Written in English


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StatementDuncan Brewer.
SeriesExploring the planets
The Physical Object
Pagination64p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17482690M
ISBN 10074515137X
OCLC/WorldCa24693993

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Get this from a library! Comets, asteroids, and meteorites. [Duncan Brewer] -- Examines the physical characteristics and conditions of comets, asteroids, and meteorites, describing their position and movements in relation to the sun and planets and surveying humanity's attempts. Comets, asteroids, and meteorites by Duncan Brewer; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Comets, Asteroids, Juvenile literature, Meteorites.

Asteroids, comets, and meteorites: cosmic invaders of the earth Jon Erickson, Timothy M. Kusky Clearly written and well illustrated with black-and-white photographs, illustrations, and helpful tables, Asteroids, Comets, and Meteorites provides students, researchers, and general readers with the most up-to-date information on this fascinating.   COMETS, METEORS, AND ASTEROIDS would be a perfect addition to an elementary school science lesson on outer space. Students could create a Venn diagram detailing the similarities and differences in comets, meteors, and asteroids after reading the book. Another lesson to go with COMETS, METEORS, AND ASTEROIDS would be a shoebox diorama.


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