Thursday, August 25, 2011

Vintage 1950's Space Book Exploring the Universe 1956 Roy Gallant Illustrated by Lowell Hess Cold War Americana Solar Systems




















Vintage 1950's Space Book Exploring the Universe 1956 Roy Gallant Illustrated by Lowell Hess Cold War Americana Solar Systems

12 1/2" x 9"

62 pages

Former library book -First Baptist Church Library of La Marque, Texas

Last signed out Dec 7 1975

EXPLORING THE UNIVERSE

GALLANT and HESS

Doubleday Garden City Prebound Edition

By Roy A. Gallant

Illustrated by Lowell Hess

Copyright 1956

CONTENTS

THE ASTRONOMER - MAGICIANS

DRAGONS, TRUTHS, TRIALS

EXPLORING THE UNIVERSE

VISITORS FROM OUTER SPACE

THE RUNAWAY UNIVERSE

CONSTELLATION CHART -Showing the Mythical Figures Along the Celestial Equator

Cross Section of our Galaxy

Motion of our Solar System

How the Big Dipper changes

Comparative sizes of the planets, suns and a few well-known stars

Halley's Comet

The expanding Universe




















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