In this title, bestselling author Marcus Chown leads us on a grand tour through the incredible diversity of planets, moons, asteroids, comets, and spacecraft that surround the Sun in our cosmic backyard.
Illuminating his insightful and surprising text are a wealth of beautiful images and diagrams, printed in full colour, richly detailed and accurately based on real scientific data.
A perfect gift for anyone with an interest in astronomy, "The Solar System" allows the imagination to roam free from Mercury to Pluto and beyond.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 224 pages
- Publisher: Faber & Faber
- Publication Date: 01/06/2011
- Category: Solar system: the Sun & planets
- ISBN: 9780571277711