National Audubon Society Field Guide to the Night Sky

National Audubon Society Field Guide to the Night Sky

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by NATIONAL AUDUBON SOCIETY, National Audubon Society Staff, Jane Friedman
     
 

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The perfect companion volume for Hale-Bopp watchers, this guide explores the fabulous mysteries above, from planets in our solar system to the constellations in both the Northern and Southern hemispheres, stars, galaxies (including the Milky Way), nebulae, astronomical bodies, objects, phenomena, and — yes — comets. Night Sky provides a concise guided

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The perfect companion volume for Hale-Bopp watchers, this guide explores the fabulous mysteries above, from planets in our solar system to the constellations in both the Northern and Southern hemispheres, stars, galaxies (including the Milky Way), nebulae, astronomical bodies, objects, phenomena, and — yes — comets. Night Sky provides a concise guided tour of the heavens with 48 monthly sky charts of the northern sky and 88 constellation charts, each offering a detailed map of individual constellations. Essays on the universe, the solar system, and constellations introduce the reader to the wonders of the sky.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780679408529
Publisher:
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date:
10/28/1991
Series:
Audubon Field Guide Series
Pages:
720
Sales rank:
156,722
Product dimensions:
4.09(w) x 7.72(h) x 1.11(d)

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