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Author Chambers, John (John E.), author.

Title From dust to life : the origin and evolution of our solar system / John Chambers and Jacqueline Mitton.

Publication Info. Princeton, New Jersey : Princeton University Press, [2014]

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 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    523.2 CHA    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Non-Fiction    523.2 CHA    Available
Description xvi, 299 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [291]-292) and index.
Contents Cosmic archaeology -- Discovering the solar system -- An evolving solar system -- The question of timing -- Meteorites -- Cosmic chemistry -- A star is born -- Nursery for planets -- Worlds of rock and metal -- The making of the moon -- Earth, cradle of life -- worlds of gas and ice -- What happened to the asteroid belt? -- The outermost solar system -- Paradigms, problems, and predictions.
Subject Interplanetary dust.
Solar system -- Origin.
Added Author Mitton, Jacqueline.
ISBN 9780691145228 hardback
0691145229 hardback

 
    
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