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Space Record Breakers

Space Record Breakers (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By Rooney, Anne

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The entire universe is in this book--and budding astronauts and astronomers will be captivated! What planet has the most moons? Who was the first woman in space? Where is the nearest star--and how long would it take to get there? These record-breaking facts take the wonders of th... read full description below.

ISBN 9781783124459
Barcode 9781783124459
Published 1 June 2019 by CARLTON BOOKS LTD
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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ISBN-13 9781783124459
ISBN-10 1783124458
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher CARLTON BOOKS LTD
Imprint Carlton Kids
Publication Date 1 June 2019
International Publication Date 10 January 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Rooney, Anne
Category Reference
Space Science & Technology
Trivia & Curious Facts
Number of Pages 112
Dimensions Width: 205mm
Height: 269mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age 8-11 years
Reading Age 8-11 years
Library of Congress Astronautics - Miscellanea - Juvenile literature, World records - Miscellanea - Juvenile literature
NBS Text Reference & Home Learning
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 629.4
Catalogue Code 960932

Description of this Book

The entire universe is in this book--and budding astronauts and astronomers will be captivated! What planet has the most moons? Who was the first woman in space? Where is the nearest star--and how long would it take to get there? Space can be mind-boggling! These record-breaking facts look at the wonders of the cosmos, and humankind's exploration of the worlds beyond Earth, and make them fascinating, fun, and understandable to kids. Reissue of previous edition in a smaller format.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Anne Rooney writes non-fiction for children and adults, and fiction for children. She has written more than 100 non-fiction books, many of them on topics in science and technology. She has also taught at the Universities of Cambridge and York, and has been a Royal Literary Fund Fellow and Lector.

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