Lunar and Planetary Institute







The Solar System in 3-D

Suggested Reading

General Reading

Baker V. (1982) The Channels of Mars. University of Texas Press, Austin. 198 pp.

Beatty J. K., O'Leary B., and Chaikin A., eds. (1990) The New Solar System. Sky Publishing Corporation, Cambridge, Massachusetts; Cambridge University Press, New York. 326 pp.

Binzel R. P. (1990) Pluto. Scientific American, 262, 50–58.

Carr M. (1981) The Surface of Mars. Yale University Press, New Haven, Connecticut. 232 pp.

Cattermole P. J. (1994) Venus, the Geological Story. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore. 250 pp.

Chaikin A. (1994) A Man on the Moon: The Voyages of the Apollo Astronauts. Viking, New York. 670 pp.

Comets, Asteroids and Meteorites (1990) Voyage Through the Universe series. Time-Life Books, Alexandria, Virginia. 144 pp.

The Far Planets (1988) Voyage Through the Universe series. Time-Life Books, Alexandria, Virginia. 144 pp.

Greeley R. (1993) Planetary Landscapes. Chapman and Hall.

Grinspoon D. H. (1997) Venus Revealed: A New Look Below the Clouds of Our Mysterious Twin Planet. Addison-Wesley, Reading, Massachusetts. 355 pp.

Miller R. et al. (1983) Continents in Collision. Planet Earth series. Time-Life Books, Alexandria, Virginia. 176 pp.

Rothery D. (1992) Satellites of the Outer Planets. Clarendon Press, Oxford. 208 pp.

Short N. and Blair R. (1986) Geomorphology from Space. NASA Special Publication 486.

Strom R. G. (1987) Mercury: The Elusive Planet. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, DC. 197 pp.

The Sun (1990) Voyage Through the Universe series. Time-Life Books, Alexandria, Virginia. 144 pp.

Whipple A. B. C. et al. (1982) Storm. Planet Earth series. Time-Life Books, Alexandria, Virginia. 176 pp.

Wilhelms D. (1993) To a Rocky Moon. University of Arizona Press, Tucson. 477 pp.

Williams J. (1992) The Weather Book. Vintage Books, New York. 212 pp.

Technical Reading

Burns J., and Matthews M., eds. (1986) Satellites. University of Arizona Press, Tucson. 1021 pp.

Carr M. (1996) Water on Mars. Oxford University Press, New York. 229 pp.

Condie K. (1989) Plate Tectonics and Crustal Evolution. Pergamon, New York. 288 pp.

Elston D. P., Billingsley G. H., and Young R. A., eds. (1989) Geology of Grand Canyon, Northern Arizona. American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC. 239 pp.

Lipman P. and Mullineaux D. (1981) The 1980 Eruptions of Mount St. Helens, Washington. U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1250. 844 pp.

Melosh H. (1989) Impact Cratering. Oxford University Press, New York. 245 pp.

Morrison D., ed. (1982) Satellites of Jupiter. University of Arizona Press, Tucson. 972 pp.

Pappalardo R. T. et al. (1997) Extensional tilt blocks on Miranda: Evidence for an upwelling origin of Arden Corona. Journal of Geophysical Research, 102, 13369.

Schenk P. (1991) Fluid volcanism on Miranda and Ariel. Journal of Geophysical Research, 96, 1887–1906.

Schultz P. (1976) Moon Morphology. University of Texas Press, Austin. 626 pp.

Stern S. A. (1992) The Pluto-Charon system. Annual Reviews of Astronomy and Astrophysics, 30, 185.

Stern S. A., Buie M., and Trafton L. (1997) HST images and maps of Pluto. Astronomical Journal, 113, 827.

Vilas F. et al., eds. (1986) Mercury. University of Arizona Press, Tucson. 794 pp.

Wilhelms D. (1987) The Geologic History of the Moon. U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1348. 302 pp.


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