The Planets

by Dava Sobel

Hardcover, 270 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $24.95 | purchase

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The Planets
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Explores the creation and evolution of the solar system's planets through a lens of popular culture, drawing on sources from astrology, science fiction, the fine arts, and other genres to chronicle planetary history in an accessible format.