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Product Description: Produced in cooperation with NASA, this breathtaking book is packed with everything you need to know about the first moon landing. From the earliest legends about the moon to the space race and the successful lunar landing, plus subsequent missions, the oversize book is chock-full of stunning photos and fun factoids about Earth’s nearest celestial body...read more

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9781416979357 | 1 har/dvd/ edition (Simon & Schuster, May 5, 2009), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Produced in cooperation with NASA, this breathtaking book is packed with everything you need to know about the first moon landing.
9781840119831 | Ill edition (Templar Pub, October 1, 2008), cover price $21.80 | About this edition: From liftoff to splashdown, this is the story of our most incredible journey - as you've never seen it before!

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Product Description: The modern classic, completely updated. The newest edition of The Backyard Astronomer's Guide includes the latest data and answers the questions most often asked by home astronomers, from beginners to experienced stargazers. Terence Dickinson and Alan Dyer provide expert guidance on the right types of telescopes and other equipment; photographing the stars through a telescope; and star charts, software and other references...read more

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9781554073443, titled "The Backyard Astronomer's Guide" | 3 rev exp edition (Firefly Books Ltd, September 12, 2008), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: The modern classic, completely updated.
9781552095072, titled "The Backyard Astronomer's Guide" | Revised edition (Firefly Books Ltd, November 1, 2002), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Discusses the practical aspects of stargazing, including how to choose appropriate equipment, contending with light pollution, taking successful photographs of galaxies and nebulas, and selecting an observing site.
9780921820116, titled "The Backyard Astronomer's Guide" | Firefly Books Ltd, October 1, 1991, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Discusses the practical aspects of stargazing, including how to choose appropriate equipment, contending with light pollution, taking successful photographs of galaxies and nebulas, and selecting an observing site

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Product Description: El espacio / Space (Insiders) (Spanish Edition) by Alan Dyer

Hardcover:

9789707186989 | Italian edition edition (Silver Dolphin En Espanol, February 28, 2008), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: El espacio / Space (Insiders) (Spanish Edition) by Alan Dyer

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Provides a guide to every aspect of the universe, including information on the anatomy of a supernova, the inner workings of a comet, and the surface terrain of Mars.

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9781416938606 | Simon & Schuster, July 24, 2007, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Provides a guide to every aspect of the universe, including information on the anatomy of a supernova, the inner workings of a comet, and the surface terrain of Mars.
9781575842912 | Readers Digest, May 1, 1999, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Examines the nature of outer space, our solar system, and our universe, including descriptions of the sun, moon, and planets, as well as constellations, nebulas and black holes

Paperback:

9780794401115 | Readers Digest, January 1, 2003, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: With a real hands-on approach to learning, a kid-friendly guide to outerspace includes superb illustrations, spectacular photography, stimulating text, and interactive features.

School and Library:

9781575842998 | Readers Digest, June 1, 1999, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: Examines the nature of outer space, our solar system, and our universe, including descriptions of the sun, moon, and planets, as well as constellations, nebulas and black holes

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Product Description: This volume provides two of the most important sources for population studies in the early modern period. The bishops' returns of 1563 and 1603 represent the earliest census-type information that has survived in England and Wales...read more
By Alan Dyer (editor) and D. M. Palliser (editor)

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9780197262443 | British Academy, September 15, 2005, cover price $132.00 | About this edition: This volume provides two of the most important sources for population studies in the early modern period.

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Product Description: What are stars made of? Where do they go during the day? How far are they from earth? A boy and his bike-riding dog invite young readers on a stellar journey to answer these intriguing questions and more. Lively text and kid-friendly art introduce the science of stars, explaining concepts such as brightness, distance, and why stars appear to move across the sky...read more

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9781580871020 | C D Stampley Ent, October 1, 2005, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: What are stars made of?

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Product Description: This guided tour of the universe composed of photographs, diagrams, and star maps is a practical reference to the night sky. Each aspect of the solar system is covered, from star formations and the expansion of the universe to the evolution of astronomy and the latest technological developments...read more

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9788480764131 | Italian edition edition (Blume, September 1, 2004), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: This guided tour of the universe composed of photographs, diagrams, and star maps is a practical reference to the night sky.

A complete, illustrated guide for amateur astronomers describes twenty telescope tours of some of the sky's most fascinating phenomena, as well as information on skywatching tools and equipment, celestial bodies and artificial satellites, constellations, and more. Original. (view table of contents)

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9780737000962 | Time Life Education, April 1, 2001, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Offers tips on choosing skywatching tools, gives hints for sketching and photographing the night sky, and provides celestial charts.

Offers tips on choosing skywatching tools, gives hints for sketching and photographing the night sky, and provides celestial charts (view table of contents)

Hardcover:

9780783549415 | Time Life Education, October 1, 1997, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Offers tips on choosing skywatching tools, gives hints for sketching and photographing the night sky, and provides celestial charts

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Product Description: What was the state of English towns between 1400 and 1640? It was once accepted that they were generally in decline or suffering serious problems of poverty and economic crisis. This generalization has been strongly challenged, and this book guides the reader through the controversy, summarizes the opposing cases, and attempts a reasoned compromise involving new information from the author's own research...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780521552721, titled "Decline and Growth in English Towns 1400-1640" | Cambridge Univ Pr, September 1, 1995, cover price $74.99 | About this edition: What was the state of English towns between 1400 and 1640?

Paperback:

9780521557818 | Cambridge Univ Pr, October 1, 1995, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: What was the state of English towns between 1400 and 1640?
9780333420690 | Palgrave Macmillan, July 1, 1991, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: Part of a series which provides a guide to the current interpretations of the key themes of economic and social history in which advances have recently been made or in which there has been significant debate.

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Product Description: First edition. Biography of this 18th century printer active in New York and New England and with a bibliography of his imprints. xvii, 421 pages. cloth.. 8vo..

Hardcover:

9780878752027 | Whitston Pub Co Inc, March 1, 1982, cover price $49.50 | About this edition: First edition.

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