Mr. Olcott's Skies: an Old Book and a Youthful Obsession

Mr. Olcott's Skies: an Old Book and a Youthful Obsession

by Thomas Watson
     
 

A passion for star-gazing often starts in a modest way, with a small telescope. For some, that modest beginning becomes a theme that resonates through a lifetime. Mr. Olcott's Skies is the story of one such beginning, and of how a small telescope and an old book set the author on a long and often indirect road to the stars. It's the tale of a journey that has only

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A passion for star-gazing often starts in a modest way, with a small telescope. For some, that modest beginning becomes a theme that resonates through a lifetime. Mr. Olcott's Skies is the story of one such beginning, and of how a small telescope and an old book set the author on a long and often indirect road to the stars. It's the tale of a journey that has only just begun, and of the discovery that you really do need to look back the way you've come, to understand where you are.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781475138689
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
04/20/2012
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.31(d)

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