Moons: A Very Short Introduction
- Author: David A Rothery
- Publisher: Oxford University Press
- ISBN: 9780198735274
Moons are far more common than planets in our Solar System. Our own Moon has had a profound influence on Earth, not only through tidal effects, but even on the behaviour of some marine animals. Many remarkable things have been discovered about the moons of the giant outer planets from Voyager, Galileo, Cassini, and other spacecraft.