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STL246
$7.95  
Board, Connie & Peter Roop, 26pages, 8.1 x 0.7 x 6, ISBN: 9781454914181
The youngest astronomers can go forth and journey into outer space in this fun, basic introduction to the solar system. The unique format presents our sun and each planet in order with graduated flaps—turn each flap to reveal fascinating facts on each celestial body, and even the Milky Way!
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NAV080
$21.95  
Paperback, George J. Marrett, 264pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9781682470367
George J. Marrett, a former test pilot for aviator Howard Hughes, separates fact from fiction to tell the inside story of the genius who set flight speed records in the 1930s and went on to develop some of America’s most famous aircraft and weapons. The author draws on his wealth of experiences...
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MBI140
$35.00  
Hardcover, Richard H. Graham, 192pages, 8.6 x 0.8 x 11, ISBN: 9780760343272
At the height of the Cold War in 1964, President Johnson announced a new aircraft dedicated to strategic reconnaissance. The Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird spy plane flew more than three-and-a-half times the speed of sound, so fast that no other aircraft could catch it. Above 80,000 feet, its pilots...
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WWN821
$21.95  
Paperback, Donald L. Barlett & James B. Steele, 688pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9780393326024
The life that inspired the major motion picture The Aviator, starring Leonardo DiCaprio and directed by Martin Scorsese. Howard Hughes has always fascinated the public with his mixture of secrecy, dashing lifestyle, and reclusiveness. This is the book that breaks through the image to get at...
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HMC339
$9.99  
Paperback, H. A. Rey, 72pages, 9 x 10.8, ISBN: 9780544763425
Containing star charts, a guide to the constellations, and details about seasons and the movement of the objects we see in the sky, this classic book makes H. A. Rey’s passion for astronomy evident on every page. New updates concentrate on the planetary and solar system information in...
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DKP068
$30.00  
Hardcover, 256pages, 10.8 x 0.9 x 12.1, ISBN: 9781465453402
The definitive visual guide to exploring all the marvels of the stars, the Milky Way, and the universe beyond. Chart the wonders of the cosmos in our own solar system and beyond with  The Stars . Packed with 3-D artworks of each constellation and incredible new imagery from the Hubble...
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CBP001
$7.16 $8.95  
Paperback, Rita Storey, 32pages, ISBN: 9780778733959
Take to the skies with How to Build Aircraft. Featuring simple step-by-step instructions, handy templates, vibrant photographs, and easily accessible materials, this title shows readers how to build their very own aircraft that can really fly! Projects include a hot-air balloon, roto-copter, a...
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RAN486
$4.99  
Paperback, Melissa Stewart, 32pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9781426319433
Blast off on a trip to discover the fascinating world of meteors. In this image-packed book, kids will learn all about these objects hurtling through space—and into our atmosphere. This Level 3 reader is written in an easy-to-grasp style to encourage the scientists and explorers of tomorrow!
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HRW143
$5.59 $6.99  
Paperback, Seymour Simon, 32pages, 10 x 10, ISBN: 9780688158439
Whether they appear as distant specks in an astronomer's telescope or shoot brilliantly across the evening sky, comets, meteors, and asteroids have fascinated sky gazers throughout history. But where do these racing celestial bodies come from, and what can they teach us about our universe? Join...
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FFB141
$29.95  
Paperback, Robin Scagell, 128pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9781770859005
Updated star maps include all sky events occurring in 2017 and beyond. Praise for the previous edition: "A concise introduction to the night sky suitable for the beginning stargazer... The text is clear and easy to read... Recommended."  -- Choice "An ideal portable reference...
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DKP079
$25.00  
Hardcover, 352pages, 8.5 x 10, ISBN: 9781465464187
An essential guide to milestone developments in astronomy, telling the story of our ideas about space, time, and the physics of the cosmos—from ancient times to the present day. From planets and stars to black holes and the Big Bang, take a journey through the wonders of the universe....
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STL274
$14.95  
Paperback, Anne Rooney, 128pages, 0.5 x 8.8 x 11.5 inches, ISBN: 9781783120727
The entire universe is in this book—and budding astronauts and astronomers will be captivated! What planet has the most moons? Who was the first woman in space? Where is the nearest star—and how long would it take to get there? These record-breaking facts take the wonders of the...
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STL276
$14.95  
Paperback, Gareth Moore, 64pages, 11.4 x 0.2 x 11.4 inches, ISBN: 9781454710547
Discover the night sky with these 29 dot-to-dots, each showcasing an artistic interpretation of a constellation! Let your pencil fly you to the stars! These beautiful puzzles range from the 12 zodiac signs to an enchanting selection of ancient Greek constellations. Each dot-to-dot includes...
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PGN268
$16.99  
Hardcover, Kelsey Oseid, 160pages, 8 x 8, ISBN: 9780399579530
A richly illustrated guide to the myths, histories, and science of the celestial bodies of our solar system, with stories and information about constellations, planets, comets, the northern lights, and more.  Combining art, mythology, and science,  What We See in the Stars ...
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SIM325
$15.99  
Hardcover, Tom Fletcher & Dougie Poynter, 32pages, 9 x 11, ISBN: 9781481498661
From Tom Fletcher and Dougie Poynter of McFly comes a supersonic space adventure filled with planets, poop, and pandemonium! One boy, one space rocket, one very hungry dinosaur: the ingredients for an explosive space adventure of epic poop-portions! But when Danny realizes he’s...
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HCT033
$19.99  
Paperback, Marcus Chown, 224pages, 10 x 10, ISBN: 9780316268059
Never before have the wonders of our solar system been so immediately accessible to readers of all ages. This beautiful book presents a new and fascinating way to experience our planetary neighborhood. With hundreds of stunning photographs and graphics, as well as fascinating text by the...
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PGW261
$18.99  
Hardcover, Mike Goldsmith, 32pages, 8.5 x 12, ISBN: 9781626869660
Get ready for liftoff, and experience the amazing story of space exploration, from the invention of the first rockets to interplanetary probes traveling to the far reaches of the solar system. Pull out the oversized extendable pages and lift the flaps to see inside famous spacecraft and spot the...
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NOR006
$9.95  
Paperback, Rebecca Rowell, 32pages, 7 x 8, ISBN: 9781635173208
Explores the engineering challenges behind building rockets, as well as the creative solutions found to overcome those challenges. Accessible text, vibrant photos, and an engineering activity for readers provide a well-rounded introduction to the engineering process.
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STL299
$17.95  
Hardcover, Jonny Lambert, 16pages, 9 x 11, ISBN: 9781783123438
Get ready to take off, with this striking model plane that’s a must-have for aircraft-loving kids!   Build your very own mega-model of a Beechcraft Staggerwing biplane, complete with wheels that turn and a propeller that spins. This bright-red plane, which measures a full 11...
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IPS020
$16.95  
Paperback, Will Kalif, 208pages, 9.5 x 0.5 x 7 inches, ISBN: 9781612437569
Have Fun Exploring the Stars with Close-up Views of Space Objects Right from Your Own Backyard Take the mystery and struggle out of discovering new worlds. With hands-on tips, tricks and instructions, this book allows you to unleash the full power of your small telescope and view amazing...
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DKP081
$9.99  
Hardcover, DK, 64pages, 6 x 0.5 x 8 inches, ISBN: 9781465473394
A fantastic first book on our universe. Explore the world of stars, planets, and astronomy. Discover what a star is, how the moon looks close up, and what tools astronomers use to look at space. With exciting activities, like how to look at the sun safely, and plenty of fun facts, this book is a...
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PGW270
$9.99  
Paperback, Jen Alliston, 64pages, 8.8 x 0.5 x 11.5 inches, ISBN: 9781787080034
This fabulous space-themed activity book will entertain children wherever they are in the universe! The pages are crammed with all sorts of fun, including dot to dot, spot the difference, coloring in and other amusing activities. Fun and educational, Space Adventure Activity Book features...
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RAN501
$29.95  
Paperback, R.G. Grant, 452pages, 8.5 x 10, ISBN: 9781465463272
A visual guide to aviation and man's conquest of the skies, covering the earliest pioneers of flight to modern-day space technology. Created in association with the Smithsonian Institution and now in paperback. Over 100 years ago, the Wright brothers flew in a shaky plane for the first time....
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RAN503
$40.00  
Hardcover, 320pages, 10 x 12, ISBN: 9781465402127
From the first prototypes of flying machines to today's supersonic jets, the history and roles of aircraft are explored in this beautifully illustrated guide. Aviation enthusiasts of all stripes and ages will welcome learning more about key brands and big players from yesterday and today...
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