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Author Murray, Stuart.

Title Mars / written by Stuart Murray ; editor, Edward S. Barnard
Published London ; New York : DK Publications, [2004]
©2004

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Description 71 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 29 cm
Series DK eyewitness guides
DK eyewitness guides.
Contents Mars of the ancients -- Astronomers focus on Mars -- Mars and popular culture -- On the eve of the space age -- Red planet revealed -- Mars in the solar system -- Mariner 9: first to orbit Mars -- First successful landings -- Three ages of Mars -- Martian atmosphere -- Moons of Mars -- Mars pathfinder -- Mapping Mars -- Martian highs and lows -- Polar ice caps -- Canyons on Mars -- Craters on Mars -- Volcanoes on Mars -- Dunes on Mars -- Rivers on Mars -- Water on Mars -- Meteorites from Mars -- Is there life on Mars? -- Mars rovers and martian rocks -- Unsuccessful missions -- Europe's Mars express -- Martian mysteries -- Future exploration -- Colonizing Mars -- Did you know? -- Timeline -- Find out more -- Glossary -- Index/Acknowledgments
Summary A look at the Red Planet, its composition and exploration
Analysis juvenile Nonfiction
Notes Includes index
Audience For primary students
Subject Mars (Planet)
Mars (Planet)
Mars (Planet) -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile literature.
Mars (Planet) -- Juvenile literature.
Genre/Form Pictorial works.
Juvenile works.
Children's nonfiction
Illustrated works.
Author Barnard, Edward S.
LC no. 2004558821
ISBN 0756607655 hardcover
0756607663 library binding
1405307188 hardback
Other Titles Eyewitness Mars