Case for Pluto, The: How a Little Planet Made a Big Difference

Boyle, Alan

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Éditeur
John Wiley & Sons Ltd
Pages
272
Parution
novembre 2009
Format
Cartonné
Langue
Anglais
Dimensions
188 × 138 × 24 cm
EAN
9780470505441
  • Résumé

Pluto is endearing. People identify with it, and had strong emotional reactions when, in 2006, it was demoted from planet status. This book will tell the story of its discovery, how it became a cultural object, and why, in fact, it should still be considered a planet.
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