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Planetary science : a lunar perspective

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dc.contributor.author Taylor, Stuart Ross, 1925-
dc.coverage.spatial Moon
dc.coverage.spatial Solar System
dc.date.accessioned 2017-07-26T16:40:50Z
dc.date.available 2017-07-26T16:40:50Z
dc.date.issued 1982
dc.identifier.other 82000193
dc.identifier.uri https://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11753/791
dc.description.abstract An interpretative synthesis of current knowledge on the moon and the terrestrial planets is presented, emphasizing the impact of recent lunar research (using Apollo data and samples) on theories of planetary morphology and evolution. en
dc.description.statementofresponsibility Stuart Ross Taylor
dc.description.tableofcontents The exploration of the Solar System -- Geology and stratigraphy -- Meteorite impacts, craters, and multi-ring basins -- Planetary surfaces -- Planetary crusts -- Basaltic volcanism -- Planetary interiors -- The chemical composition of the planets -- The origin and evolution of the Moon and planets -- The significance of lunar and planetary exploration.
dc.format.extent xix, 481 pages
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Lunar and Planetary Institute en
dc.relation.ispartofseries LPI contribution ; no. 2382
dc.subject Planets--Exploration en
dc.subject Astronautics in astronomy en
dc.subject Moon--Exploration en
dc.subject.lcc QB601
dc.title Planetary science : a lunar perspective en
dc.type Text
dc.type Book en


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