The Cambridge Double Star Atlas

The Cambridge Double Star Atlas

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by James Mullaney, Wil Tirion
     
 

Magnificent atlas of double and multiple stars for viewing with binoculars and telescopes: a must-have for stargazers.See more details below

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Magnificent atlas of double and multiple stars for viewing with binoculars and telescopes: a must-have for stargazers.

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"Thanks to the genius of James Mullaney, and the artistic sensibility of Wil Tirion, backyard stargazers can now enjoy endless hours of double- and multiple-star observing. Mullaney’s vivid descriptions of the finest showpieces truly inspire; Tirion’s design is both handsome and practical. The work is destined to become an instant classic. Bravo!" Stephen James O’Meara - Author of the Deep-Sky Companions observing guides and columnist for Astronomy magazine.

"...the definitive treasure map to the night sky’s most alluring deep-sky gems. ...an essential addition to any stargazer’s observing kit. This new work from James Mullaney, one of the world’s most experienced double-star observers, and Wil Tirion, the dean of modern celestial cartographers, gives even the most experienced stargazer a lifetime supply of deep-sky wonders to explore and enjoy." - Rick Fienberg, Editor Emeritus, Sky & Telescope

"...the only [book] with a comprehensive observing atlas. .... Recommended." - CHOICE

"The maps by Wil Tirion are as beautiful as we have come to expect from the premier star map producer of our time." - The Astronomical League

"… a very useful, durable guide … highly recommended to the beginning observer and as a reference work for the more experienced astronomer."
Contemporary Physics

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521493437
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
03/23/2009
Pages:
154
Product dimensions:
9.40(w) x 11.80(h) x 0.60(d)

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