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Dreams of other worlds : the amazing story of unmanned space exploration / Chris Impey and Holly Henry.

(Author). Henry, Holly. (Added Author).
  • ISBN: 0691147531
  • ISBN: 9780691147536
  • Description: 450 pages : illustrations, some color ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press,

Available copies

Current holds

0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult New Books New 629.4/Impry (Text to phone) Available -
Danvers New Books TL 795.3 I47 2013 (Text to phone) Available -
Marblehead Adult New Nonfiction NEW 629.435 IMPEY 2013 (Text to phone) Available -
Salem Adult Non-Fiction 629.435/IMPEY (Text to phone) Available -

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages [405]-415) and index.
Contents Note: 1. Introduction -- 2. Viking: discovering the Red Planet -- 3. MER: the little rovers that could -- 4. Voyager: grand tour of the Solar System -- 5. Cassini: bright rings and icy worlds -- 6. Stardust: catching a comet by the tail -- 7. SOHO: living with a restless star -- 8. Hipparcos: mapping the Milky Way -- 9. Spitzer: unveiling the cool cosmos -- 10. Chandra: exploring the violent cosmos -- 11. HST: the Universe in sharp focus -- 12. WMAP: mapping the infant Universe -- 13. Conclusion: new horizons, new worlds.
Subject: Outer space > Exploration.
Space probes.