Space (Hardcover)

A Visual Encyclopedia

By DK

DK Children, 9780756662776, 256pp.

Publication Date: July 5, 2010

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (11/1/2016)

List Price: 24.99*
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Description

Blast off into space and discover the planets in our solar system and beyond in this jam-packed encyclopedia for children.

Learn what living in space is like for an astronaut, then take a whirl around planet Earth and the moon. Go beyond where any human has gone before, journeying around the red, rocky landscape of Mars and the magnificent icy rings of Saturn. Venture onwards to the farthest depths of the Milky Way Galaxy, and marvel at the biggest and brightest stars and black holes light years away.

Packed with out-of-this-world pictures from NASA and ESA missions, kids will explore our universe as never before. With exclusive interviews, incredible facts, coupled with awesome photographic spreads, Space: A Visual Encyclopedia will teach you everything you need to know about space.

This incredible space book is perfect for space enthusiasts and budding astronomers. It contains everything you have ever wanted to know about space. Reach for the stars!


About the Author

DK was founded in London in 1974 and is now the world's leading illustrated reference publisher and part of Penguin Random House, formed on July 1, 2013. DK publishes highly visual, photographic nonfiction for adults and children. DK produces content for consumers in over 87 countries and in 62 languages, with offices in Delhi, London, Melbourne, Munich, New York, and Toronto. DK's aim is to inform, enrich, and entertain readers of all ages, and everything DK publishes, whether print or digital, embodies the unique DK design approach. DK brings unrivalled clarity to a wide range of topics with a unique combination of words and pictures, put together to spectacular effect. We have a reputation for innovation in design for both print and digital products.   Our adult range spans travel, including the award-winning DK Eyewitness Travel Guides, history, science, nature, sport, gardening, cookery, and parenting. DK’s extensive children’s list showcases a fantastic store of information for children, toddlers, and babies. DK covers everything from animals and the human body, to homework help and craft activities, together with an impressive list of licensing titles, including the bestselling LEGO® books. DK acts as the parent company for Alpha Books, publisher of the Idiot's Guides series and Prima Games, video gaming publishers, as well as the award-winning travel publisher, Rough Guides.