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The Resource Asteroids, comets, and meteorites : cosmic invaders of the earth, Jon Erickson

Asteroids, comets, and meteorites : cosmic invaders of the earth, Jon Erickson

Label
Asteroids, comets, and meteorites : cosmic invaders of the earth
Title
Asteroids, comets, and meteorites
Title remainder
cosmic invaders of the earth
Statement of responsibility
Jon Erickson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Erickson, Jon
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QB651
LC item number
.E75 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The living earth
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  • Asteroids
  • Comets
  • Meteorites
Label
Asteroids, comets, and meteorites : cosmic invaders of the earth, Jon Erickson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-245) and index
Contents
Origin of the solar system, formation of the sun and planets -- Formation of earth, planetary origins -- Cratering events, historic meteorite impacts -- Planetary impacts, exploring meteorite craters -- Asteroids, wandering rock fragments -- Comets, cosmic ice debris -- Meteorite craters, formation of impact structures -- Impact effects, the global changes -- Death star, impact extinction of species -- Cosmic collisions, asteroid and comet bombardment
Control code
49276666
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 256 p.
Isbn
9780816048731
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2002002434
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Asteroids, comets, and meteorites : cosmic invaders of the earth, Jon Erickson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-245) and index
Contents
Origin of the solar system, formation of the sun and planets -- Formation of earth, planetary origins -- Cratering events, historic meteorite impacts -- Planetary impacts, exploring meteorite craters -- Asteroids, wandering rock fragments -- Comets, cosmic ice debris -- Meteorite craters, formation of impact structures -- Impact effects, the global changes -- Death star, impact extinction of species -- Cosmic collisions, asteroid and comet bombardment
Control code
49276666
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 256 p.
Isbn
9780816048731
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2002002434
Other physical details
ill.

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