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The Resource Beyond the known : how exploration created the modern world and will take us to the stars, Andrew Rader

Beyond the known : how exploration created the modern world and will take us to the stars, Andrew Rader

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Beyond the known : how exploration created the modern world and will take us to the stars
Title
Beyond the known
Title remainder
how exploration created the modern world and will take us to the stars
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Rader
Title variation
How exploration created the modern world and will take us to the stars
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A survey of the history and future of human exploration, replete with fun facts about the results of cultural exchanges and the discovery of new frontiers"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
BKCT
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Rader, Andrew
Dewey number
910.9
Index
no index present
LC call number
G80
LC item number
.R28 2019
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Discoveries in geography
  • Discoveries in geography
  • Outer space
Target audience
adult
Label
Beyond the known : how exploration created the modern world and will take us to the stars, Andrew Rader
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Out of the cradle -- Early wanderings -- People of the sea -- Antiquity -- The classical world -- Barbarians from the North -- Early contacts -- The other Mediterranean -- China's age of exploration -- A sea route to India -- Plunder and gold -- Around the world -- Empires of trade -- Opening continents -- Frontiers of science -- Lands of ice and snow -- To the sky -- The space race -- Seeing through robotic eyes -- Into the future -- The road to Mars -- Becoming spacefaring -- Going interstellar -- Life on other worlds -- The ultimate destination
Control code
sky298716681
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 344 pages
Isbn
9781982123550
Isbn Type
(sc.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
ab 12/19
Other physical details
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Label
Beyond the known : how exploration created the modern world and will take us to the stars, Andrew Rader
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Out of the cradle -- Early wanderings -- People of the sea -- Antiquity -- The classical world -- Barbarians from the North -- Early contacts -- The other Mediterranean -- China's age of exploration -- A sea route to India -- Plunder and gold -- Around the world -- Empires of trade -- Opening continents -- Frontiers of science -- Lands of ice and snow -- To the sky -- The space race -- Seeing through robotic eyes -- Into the future -- The road to Mars -- Becoming spacefaring -- Going interstellar -- Life on other worlds -- The ultimate destination
Control code
sky298716681
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 344 pages
Isbn
9781982123550
Isbn Type
(sc.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
ab 12/19
Other physical details
map

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