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            Matariki The Maori New Year
              

            Matariki The Maori New Year (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 2nd edition)

            By Hakaraia, Libby

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            This book is an introduction to the star group Matariki. Known in other cultures by names including the Pleiades and the Seven Sisters, Matariki featured strongly in pre-European New Zealand. It marked the beginning of the Maori calendar, and its rising before the sun in late May ...

            ISBN 9780143010180
            Published 29 May 2008 by Penguin
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            Chasing the Moon: The Story of the Space Race - from Arthur C. Clarke to the Apollo Landings
             

            Chasing the Moon: The Story of the Space Race - from Arthur C. Clarke to the Apollo Landings (Trade Paperback / Paperback, ePub edition)

            By Stone, Robert; With Andres, Alan

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            Chasing the Moon thoroughly reimagines the race to the moon, upending much of the conventional mythology. With newly revealed stories about the moon race, from its earliest days to the monumental achievement of the lunar landing in 1969, the book features a diverse cast of charac ...

            ISBN 9780008307868
            Release Date 31 May 2019 by HarperCollins Publishers
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            Spaceflight: The Complete Story from Sputnik to Curiosity
              

            Spaceflight: The Complete Story from Sputnik to Curiosity (Hardback)

            By Sparrow, Giles; Foreword by Aldrin, Buzz

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            This compelling story of exploration charts and celebrates humankind in space, from Sputnik's launch in 1957 through the Apollo Moon landings and the International Space Station to future missions to Mars and beyond. Spaceflight chronicles how, in the six decades that followed Sp ...

            ISBN 9780241346792
            Published 7 May 2019 by Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            Stranger Things: Worlds Turned Upside Down: The Official Behind-The-Scenes Companion

            Stranger Things: Worlds Turned Upside Down: The Official Behind-The-Scenes Companion (Hardback)

            By McIntyre, Gina

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            A journey deep into the story of Stranger Things, this definitive behind-the-scenes companion reveals every aspect of the Emmy-winning series that rekindled everyone's nostalgia for the 80s.

            ISBN 9781780899602
            Published 29 October 2018 by Cornerstone
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            The Moon: A Celebration of Our Celestial Neighbour
             

            The Moon: A Celebration of Our Celestial Neighbour (Hardback)

            By Observatory Greenwich, Royal

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            Official publication of the Royal Observatory Greenwich's major exhibition The Moon, marking the 50th anniversary of Neil Armstrong's `one small step', with the Apollo 11 Moon Landing.

            ISBN 9780008282462
            Release Date 17 June 2019 by HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            Astronomy of the Milky Way: The Observer's Guide to the Southern Sky
              

            Astronomy of the Milky Way: The Observer's Guide to the Southern Sky (Paperback, 2nd ed. 2018)

            By Inglis, Mike

            • OUR PRICE $93.99

            This second edition of Mike Inglis's classic guide to observing the Milky Way in the Southern Hemisphere updates all of the science about the target objects with new findings from the astrophysics field.

            ISBN 9783319729497
            Published 16 April 2018 by Springer International Publish
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series
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            The Planet Factory: Exoplanets and the Search for a Second Earth
             

            The Planet Factory: Exoplanets and the Search for a Second Earth (Paperback)

            By Tasker, Elizabeth

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            Twenty years ago, the search for planets outside the Solar System was a job restricted to science-fiction writers. Now it's one of the fastest-growing fields in astronomy with thousands of exoplanets discovered to date, and the number is rising fast. These new-found worlds are mo ...

            ISBN 9781472917744
            Release Date 3 June 2019 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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            Where Did Pluto Go?: A Beginner's Guide to Understanding the 'New Solar System'

            Where Did Pluto Go?: A Beginner's Guide to Understanding the 'New Solar System' (Hardback)

            By Sutherland, Paul; Foreword by Tyson, Professor Neil DeGrasse

            A 21st century look at our Sun, its planets, and their moons - including the latest research on studying the mysteries of space. Examines how we read the night sky; constellations and the zodiac; motion of the planets; comparative sizes and locations; where the asteroid belt is; ...

            ISBN 9780762109777
            Published 1 July 2010 by Reader's Digest (Australia) Pt
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            Chasing the Moon: The Story of the Space Race - from Arthur C. Clarke to the Apollo Landings
             

            Chasing the Moon: The Story of the Space Race - from Arthur C. Clarke to the Apollo Landings (Hardback, ePub edition)

            By Stone, Robert; Andres, Alan

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            Chasing the Moon thoroughly reimagines the race to the moon, upending much of the conventional mythology. With newly revealed stories about the moon race, from its earliest days to the monumental achievement of the lunar landing in 1969, the book features a diverse cast of charac ...

            ISBN 9780008307875
            Release Date 1 June 2019 by HarperCollins Publishers
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            Space Chronicles: Facing the Ultimate Frontier
             

            Space Chronicles: Facing the Ultimate Frontier (Hardback)

            By deGrasse Tyson, Neil; Edited by Lang, Avis

            • OUR PRICE $48.99

            A thought-provoking and humorous collection on NASA and the future of space travel.

            ISBN 9780393082104
            Published 27 February 2012 by WW Norton & Co
            Interest Age 14+ years
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