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The Resource Pale blue dot : a vision of the human future in space, Carl Sagan

Pale blue dot : a vision of the human future in space, Carl Sagan

Label
Pale blue dot : a vision of the human future in space
Title
Pale blue dot
Title remainder
a vision of the human future in space
Statement of responsibility
Carl Sagan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Author suggests that the survival of the human race depends on the exploration and settlement of other worlds
Summary
Examines humankind's changing awareness of its place in the universe and the rich potential of human ventures into the world beyond Earth
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
208656
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1934-1996
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sagan, Carl
Dewey number
919.9/04
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QB500.262
LC item number
.S24 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Outer space
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a vision of the human future in space
Label
Pale blue dot : a vision of the human future in space, Carl Sagan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [406]-411) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Wanderers: an introduction -- You are here -- Aberrations of light -- The great demotions -- A universe not made for us -- Is there intelligent life on Earth? -- The triumph of Voyager -- Among the moons of Saturn -- The first new planet -- An American ship at the frontiers of the solar system -- Sacred black -- Evening and morning star -- The ground melts -- The gift of Apollo -- Exploring other worlds and protecting this one -- The gates of the wonder world open -- Scaling heaven -- Routine interplanetary violence -- The marsh of Camarina -- Remaking the planets -- Darkness -- To the sky! -- Tiptoeing through the Milky Way
Control code
38358
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 429 pages
Isbn
9780679438410
Lccn
94018121
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm30736355
Label
Pale blue dot : a vision of the human future in space, Carl Sagan
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [406]-411) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Wanderers: an introduction -- You are here -- Aberrations of light -- The great demotions -- A universe not made for us -- Is there intelligent life on Earth? -- The triumph of Voyager -- Among the moons of Saturn -- The first new planet -- An American ship at the frontiers of the solar system -- Sacred black -- Evening and morning star -- The ground melts -- The gift of Apollo -- Exploring other worlds and protecting this one -- The gates of the wonder world open -- Scaling heaven -- Routine interplanetary violence -- The marsh of Camarina -- Remaking the planets -- Darkness -- To the sky! -- Tiptoeing through the Milky Way
Control code
38358
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 429 pages
Isbn
9780679438410
Lccn
94018121
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm30736355

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