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Title:
Journey into the universe through time and space ; National Geographic--Palomar sky survey charting the heavens
Author:
National Geographic Society (U.S.). Cartographic Division.
Publication Information:
Washington, D.C. : The Society, [1983]

©1983
Physical Description:
6 diagrams and 8 illustrations on 1 sheet : both sides, some color ; sheet 58 x 87 cm
General Note:
The 6 separately numbered diagrams included in the universe portion are designed with grids, measured in light years, to show progressively larger volumes of space entitled "Sun and near planets, " "Sun's neighbors, " "Milky Way Galaxy, " "Local group, " "Local supercluster, " and "Known universe." Three of the 8 separately numbered ill. included in the sky survey portion are ill. and maps showing the orientation and location of sky survey photos. of part of the Orion Constellation; 2 of the ill. are reproductions of sky survey photos.; and 3 of the ill. are photographic enlargements of smaller areas covered by the sky photos., including the Horsehead Nebula.

Includes text.
Language:
English
Format :
Map

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