The Resource How I killed Pluto and why it had it coming, Mike Brown

How I killed Pluto and why it had it coming, Mike Brown

Label
How I killed Pluto and why it had it coming
Title
How I killed Pluto and why it had it coming
Statement of responsibility
Mike Brown
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The astronomer who inadvertently triggered the "demotion" of Pluto in his effort to officially recognize the solar system's tenth planet describes the ensuing debates and public outcry while revealing the behind-the-scenes story of his discovery
Title
How I killed Pluto and why it had it coming
Creator
Summary
The astronomer who inadvertently triggered the "demotion" of Pluto in his effort to officially recognize the solar system's tenth planet describes the ensuing debates and public outcry while revealing the behind-the-scenes story of his discovery
Subject
Genre
Tone
Writing style
Award
Award/Notable book
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
377559
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
523.49/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QB701
LC item number
.B77 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
adult
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleStatement
Mike Brown
Label
How I killed Pluto and why it had it coming, Mike Brown
Publication
Note
Includes index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • WLAFY-WES
  • WLAFY-WES
  • MOORE-MOO
  • MOORE-MOO
  • FULCO-ROC
  • FULCO-ROC
  • CTRVL-CEN
  • CTRVL-CEN
  • MORGN-MAR
  • MORGN-MAR
  • BLMFD-BLO
  • BLMFD-BLO
  • MTCHL-MIT
  • MTCHL-MIT
  • ZIONS-HUS
  • ZIONS-HUS
  • DANVL-DAN
  • DANVL-DAN
  • LNCLN-DAL
  • LNCLN-DAL
  • STRKE-STR
  • STRKE-STR
  • WTONC-WAS
  • WTONC-WAS
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Pluto dies -- What is a planet? -- A millennium of planets -- The moon is my nemesis -- The second-best thing -- An icy nail -- The end of the solar system -- Raining = pouring -- Lilah, an intermission -- The tenth planet -- Stealing the show -- Planet or not -- Mean very evil men -- Discord and strife -- Epilogue: Jupiter moves
Control code
18601026
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 267 pages
Isbn
9780385531085
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010015074
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
18601026
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn495271396
  • (OCoLC)495271396

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