The Sun, the Earth, and Near-Earth Space: A Guide to the Sun-Earth System

by John A. Eddy. National Aeronautics & Space Administration. 2009. 301p. illus. SuDoc #NAS1.83:NP-2009-l-066-GSFC. GPO Stock #033-000-01329-9; pap. GPO Stock #033-000-01328-1.


Solar astronomer Eddy assembles "concise explanations and descriptions...of the chain of events and processes that connect the Sun to the Earth." Eloquent prose, dramatic photographs, and illustrations explain space weather and its impact on us. Exceptional; for the general reader.




Awards Won

Title Year
image for GODORT awards Notable Government Documents

To recognize excellence in government publications, identify documents of distinction, and commend
individual works of superlative nature.

2009 - Selection(s)