Cover of: Comets | Nick Hunter

Comets

1st ed.

Published by Heinemann Library in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English.

About the Book

"This book looks at comets, exploring what they are, where they come from, what people thought of them in the past, and how we study comets today. A fun activity is provided along with tips for spotting comets. Beautiful photographs and simple text help to engage readers and aid their understanding"--Provided by publisher.

About the Edition

"This book looks at comets, exploring what they are, where they come from, what people thought of them in the past, and how we study comets today. A fun activity is provided along with tips for spotting comets. Beautiful photographs and simple text help to engage readers and aid their understanding"--Provided by publisher.

Table of Contents

Out of this world
Beliefs of the past
What are comets?
What are comets made from?
Where do comets come from?
Crossing the solar system
Halley's comet
Comet crashes
Exploring comets
Deep impact
Discovering comets
See for yourself
Measuring space.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.

Accelerated Reader AR LG 4.6 0.5 159587.

Series
The night sky: and other amazing sights

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
523.6
Library of Congress
QB721.5 .H86 2013

The Physical Object

Pagination
32 pages :
Number of pages
32

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL26461235M
Internet Archive
comets0000hunt
ISBN 10
1432975145, 1432975196
ISBN 13
9781432975142, 9781432975197
LC Control Number
2012043045
OCLC/WorldCat
818659669
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