Highly recommend for anyone wanting to learn about the Planets or anyone at University to pair this with your other course books. Very Short Introduction Looks Deep Into Space And Describes The Worlds That Make Up Our Solar System Terrestrial Planets, Giant Planets, Dwarf Planets And Various Other Objects Such As Satellites Moons , Asteroids And Trans Neptunian Objects It Considers How Our Knowledge Has Advanced Over The Centuries, And How It Has Expanded At A Growing Rate In Recent Years David A Rothery Gives An Overview Of The Origin, Nature, And Evolution Of Our Solar System, Including [ David A. Rothery] ☆ Planets: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions) [lais PDF] Ebook Epub Download ð The Controversial Issues Of What Qualifies As A Planet, And What Conditions Are Required For A Planetary Body To Be Habitable By Life He Looks At Rocky Planets And The Moon, Giant Planets And Their Satellites, And How The Surfaces Have Been Sculpted By Geology, Weather, And Impacts ABOUT THE SERIES The Very Short Introductions Series From Oxford University Press Contains Hundreds Of Titles In Almost Every Subject Area These Pocket Sized books Are The Perfect Way To Get Ahead In A New Subject Quickly Our Expert Authors Combine Facts, Analysis, Perspective, New Ideas, And Enthusiasm To Make Interesting And Challenging Topics Highly Readable a really short but excellent introduction to the planets I bought this as a taster to an astonomy course i did, and found it very useful. Ø Planets: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions) Û Lovely little book great to accompany astronomy courses or just for a general knowledge this is well written and easy to read. a great coffee table book and a welcome addition to any book case I just had to get this after completing the MOOC course by Future Learn O U and whilst it is slightly dated now it was an enjoyable refresher for me Excellent book, contained much information than I expected Fantastically written, highly recommended
I bought this book as I was studying an OU course taught by the author I found some information in there that came in handy when I submitted an assignment The book itself is easy to follow and very light The amount of information within it is very large, but an astronomy enthusiast could still go through it and remember the important parts easily. A great quick read with understandable descriptions of different aspects covered in the book
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