"A wonderful resource....Students will be drawn to read and investigate....The text is direct, interesting, and free of mind-numbing chemistry and physics formulas that so often deter YAs from further investigation....An exceptionally well-done summary."-- "SLJ
. "Well-written and nicely illustrated....The technical quality of the book is very good...."-- "Science Bks & Films, a starred review
. 60 pages (all in color), 8 1/4 x 7 7/8.
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How do meteorites get here?
Where do meteorites come from?
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طبعات أخرى - عرض جميع المقتطفات
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