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Space Maps: Your Tour of the Universe (Hardcover)

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This supersized book of space will be the highlight of the holiday season! Explore each planet and their moons, the constellations we can see, and the galaxies we cannot. Engaging illustrations and engrossing fact will make this THE book for your future astronaut! 

— Lindsay A.

Description


Do you want to go on a journey through space? Then all you have to do is look up at the night sky. What can you see?

This super-sized book of maps takes you on a space adventure from the stars to the solar system, and far beyond

Marvel at the constellations, and learn what their names and patterns mean to different cultures. Then venture farther out, past what the naked eye can see, and hop from planet to planet to explore Earth's celestial neighbors. Discover how humans have used rockets, probes, and telescopes to explore space-and even stop off at the International Space Station to visit the scientists working there

Let Space Maps take you on a tour through the universe, with its 24 maps, stunning illustrations, and amazing facts. Grab your telescope and get ready for the intergalactic journey of a lifetime

About the Author


Lara Albanese is a physicist with a MBA in Science and Technology of Matter. In addition to writing children's books, she teaches, writes scientific papers, and works with the Astrophysical Observatory of Arcetri, in Florence, Italy. Tommaso Vidus Rosin is an illustrator and graphic designer. He switches between illustration, graphics, and cartoons, and he's fond of calligraphy and lettering. He lives in Venice, Italy.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781912920563
ISBN-10: 1912920565
Publisher: What on Earth Books
Publication Date: September 8th, 2020
Pages: 96
Language: English