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The planets of the Solar SystemThis book is intended both for the lay person and the would-be scientist. The planets are discussed with a comparision of their basic natural features: mechanical characteristics and parameters of movement, surfaces, inner structure, physical properties of the atmosphere and meteorology. Also general problems of planetary cosmogony, thermal history and climatic evolution are considered briefly. The book is based on Soviet and foreign material, data from spacecraft, Earth optical and radio astronomical measurements and also data obtained from theoretical models.
Document ID
19870005715
Document Type
Book
Authors
Marov, M. Y. (NASA Headquarters Washington, DC United States)
Date Acquired
September 5, 2013
Publication Date
November 1, 1986
Subject Category
LUNAR AND PLANETARY EXPLORATION
Report/Patent Number
NASA-TM-88015
NAS 1.15:88015
Funding Number(s)
CONTRACT_GRANT: NASW-4005
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.

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