The New York Public Library Amazing Space
This volume introduces future astronauts of the world to the real-life science behind their favorite fiction. Opting for diagrams and illustrations over mathematical equations, author Ann-Jeanette Campbell whisks young readers to distant galaxies and into the heart of the Milky Way for an imaginative overview of astronomy, the solar system, and space exploration. Includes glow-in-the-dark star stickers and guidelines for conducting home astronomical experiments.
186 pages, illustrated. Published by John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1997.
Hardcover. $12.95. ISBN 0-471-14498-3.