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The far side of the moon

a California story
  • 130 Pages
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  • English
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Writers" Collective , Cranston, RI
Nannies -- Fiction., Japanese -- United States -- Fiction., Frontier and pioneer life -- California -- Fiction., Friendship -- Fiction., Droughts -- Fiction., California -- History -- 1850-1950 -- Fic

Places

California, United S

About the Edition

A young Japanese nanny and an American boy find common ground during a drought in California in the 1870s.

StatementJonathan Pearce.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.P3144 Far 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 130 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3674752M
ISBN 101594110115
LC Control Number2003009652
OCLC/WorldCa52574960

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The first images from the far side of the moon came from the USSR spacecraft Luna 3, in It’s been less than 60 years since those first photos were returned to Earth.

Because the moon is tidally locked (meaning the same side always faces Earth), it was not until that the farside was first imaged by the Soviet Luna 3 spacecraft (hence the Russian names for prominent farside features, such as Mare Moscoviense).

And what a surprise -­ unlike the widespread maria on the nearside, basaltic volcanism was restricted to a relatively few.

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