Double & Multiple Stars, and How to Observe Them / Edition 1

Double & Multiple Stars, and How to Observe Them / Edition 1

by James Mullaney
     
 

ISBN-10: 1852337516

ISBN-13: 9781852337513

Pub. Date: 06/01/2005

Publisher: Springer London

Written specially for practical amateur astronomers who not only want to observe, but want to know and understand the details of exactly what they are looking at.

Presents an up-to-date detailed description of the objects, their physics and their evolution (part one); and then (part two) to consider how to observe and record them successfully.

Overview

Written specially for practical amateur astronomers who not only want to observe, but want to know and understand the details of exactly what they are looking at.

Presents an up-to-date detailed description of the objects, their physics and their evolution (part one); and then (part two) to consider how to observe and record them successfully.

Delivers a wealth of information for all levels of amateur observers, from the beginner to the experienced; it is equally fascinating for practical astronomers, and also for those who simply want to find out more about these unusual star systems.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781852337513
Publisher:
Springer London
Publication date:
06/01/2005
Series:
Astronomers' Observing Guides Series
Edition description:
2005
Pages:
131
Product dimensions:
7.01(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.00(d)

Table of Contents

Preface Acknowledgements PART 1 Introduction PART II Types of Double Stars
Astrophysics of Double Stars
Observing Techniques
Tools of the Trade
Observing Projects
Double & Multiple Star Observing Lists Conclusion Appendices Index About the Author

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