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Earth Sciences & Geography - Geophysics & Geodesy | Our Beautiful Moon and its Mysterious Magnetism - A Long Voyage of Discovery

Our Beautiful Moon and its Mysterious Magnetism

A Long Voyage of Discovery

Fuller, Mike

2014, XIV, 130 p. 69 illus., 20 illus. in color.

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  • Summary of over 40 years of paleomagnetism research on the moon
  • Provides earth-moon-system background in an easy understandable way
This book is a summary of the history of discovering the moon. The author has been involved in the Apollo program, working with its samples and this book covers these efforts. It describes the analysis methods of lunar samples and their interpretation to understand lunar paleomagnetism. The book has adopted an historical approach throughout, tracing the development of the ideas of the Earth-moon system, of the birth of the space age, of paleomagnetism and finally of lunar magnetism and its evidence for an early lunar dynamo.

Content Level » Research

Keywords » Apollo Results - Giant Impactor Model - Internal Structure Moon - Lunar Geology - Lunar Magnetism - Moon Structure

Related subjects » Geophysics & Geodesy - Popular Science

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