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Furniss, Tim

Overview
Works: 77 works in 214 publications in 4 languages and 6,810 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Pictorial works  Miscellanea 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator
Classifications: TL793, 629.4
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tim Furniss
Manned spaceflight log by Tim Furniss( Book )

12 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atlas of space exploration by Tim Furniss( Book )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history of human interest in and exploration of our solar system and the universe beyond
Praxis manned spaceflight log, 1961-2006 by Tim Furniss( )

11 editions published in 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En fortegnelse over og kort beskrivelse af bemandede rumflyvninger i perioden 1961-2006
A history of space exploration and its future-- by Tim Furniss( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the hightlights of space exploration throughout history, from the first liquid-propelled rocket to the most recent unmanned trips to other planets
Space by Tim Furniss( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines current space technology such as satellite systems, space probes, and the space shuttle and explores future possibilities in planetary exploration and the establishment of permanent space stations
Space flight : the records by Tim Furniss( Book )

9 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Space rocket by Tim Furniss( Book )

7 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Addresses the problems of getting machinery and people into space, dealing with weightlessness, radiation, and other problems while in space, and returning to earth
The sun by Tim Furniss( Book )

3 editions published between 1980 and 2001 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the composition and behavior of the sun, our nearest star
The earth by Tim Furniss( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the climate, rotation, and behavior of the Earth, as well as its place in the solar system. Includes topic web and notes for teachers. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
The moon by Tim Furniss( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the composition, movements, eclipses, and exploration of the moon, as well as various theories about its formation
The solar system by Tim Furniss( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the solar system and the planets in it, describing their location, characteristics, and moons
Our future in space by Tim Furniss( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys achievements in space exploration since the launching of Sputnik in 1957, including how satellites transmit information from space, the activities of space probes such as Voyager, and the future possibilities of establishing permanent space stations
The first men on the moon by Tim Furniss( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the development of the Apollo spacecraft which succeeded in landing men on the moon in 1969
Journey through space by Tim Furniss( Book )

5 editions published in 1991 in 3 languages and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spacecraft by Tim Furniss( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information about various spacecraft and machines developed to explore outer space, from Sputnik to the International Space Station
Space Shuttle log by Tim Furniss( Book )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One giant leap : the extraordinary story of the moon landings by Tim Furniss( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Thirty years ago three men, Neil Armstrong, Edwin 'Buzz' Aldrin and Michael Collins, ventured into the unknown. One of them, Neil Armstrong, became the first man to set foot on the Moon. All of them returned safely, having opened up the possibilities for space travel and exploration ..."
The exploitation of space by Tim Furniss( Book )

3 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines how nations are misusing space through the dumping of debris and the development of space weapons. Also explores the benefits and high costs of space research
Let's look at outer space by Tim Furniss( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1000 facts on space by John Farndon( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated guide to information about the universe
 
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Praxis manned spaceflight log, 1961-2006
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Praxis manned spaceflight log, 1961-2006A history of space exploration and its future--The sunThe earthThe moonThe solar systemSpacecraftOne giant leap : the extraordinary story of the moon landings1000 facts on space