Mars: A beginner’s guide to exploring the Red Planet

by Brendan Owens, Royal Observatory Greenwich, Collins Astronomy

On Sale: 11/26/2024

Mars: A beginner’s guide to exploring the Red Planet

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Mars: A beginner’s guide to exploring the Red Planet

by Brendan Owens, Royal Observatory Greenwich, Collins Astronomy

On Sale: 11/26/2024

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About the Book

The perfect gift for anyone eager to learn more about the Red Planet

Discover all you need to know about Mars – including the historic, cultural and scientific background and exploratory missions – with this accessible guide for aspiring and seasoned astronomers, packed full of stunning images.

· Learn about humanity’s fascination with Mars from antiquity to the modern day

· Read about the evolution of the planet, its moons and all the facts and figures

· Discover how to study Mars with the essential equipment for observation and photography

· Comes with an “Atlas” to help you find your way around the planet when looking at images

· Includes resources for further study and a glossary of key terms

Mars gives you a complete understanding of one of the true wonders of our Solar System and leaves you prepared for the adventure of a lifetime, including what the future holds and the potential for manned missions.

Product Details

  • ISBN: 9780008604325
  • ISBN 10: 0008604320
  • Imprint: Collins
  • On Sale: 11/26/2024
  • Pages: 112
  • List Price:18.99 CAD
  • BISAC1 : SCIENCE / Astronomy
  • BISAC2 : SCIENCE / Space Science
  • BISAC3 : REFERENCE / Yearbooks & Annuals
  • BISAC4 : PHOTOGRAPHY / Astrophotography
  • BISAC5 : YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Astronomy

Mars: A beginner’s guide to exploring the Red Planet by Brendan Owens, Royal Observatory Greenwich, Collins Astronomy

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