BRANLEY, FRANKLYN M.; WIMMER, HELMUT K. (ILLUSTRATIONS).
Title The Moon: Earth's Natural Satellite.
Book Condition Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Library discard.
Edition Revised Edition. Exploring Our Universe Series.
Publisher Thomas Y. Crowell Company, New York: 1976.
069055415X / 9780690554151
Seller ID 68317X1
With clarity and enthusiasm, distills the findings of scientists who have studied the conditions and forces at work on the moon. Discusses the effects of gravity, density, and mass on the lunar orbit and motions; temperatures on the moon and how they are measured from earth as well as on the lunar surface; the results of having no lunar atmosphere; features of the moon's surface, eclipses; and tides. Includes an Index.
(Key Words: Moon, Eclipses, Tides, Franklyn M. Branley, Helmut K. Wimmer, Astonomy, Satellites).