Observing Handbook and Catalogue of Deep-Sky Objects / Edition 2

Observing Handbook and Catalogue of Deep-Sky Objects / Edition 2

by Christian B. Luginbuhl, Brian A. Skiff
     
 

The most detailed guide to observing the deep sky in one volume, now available in paperback.See more details below

Overview

The most detailed guide to observing the deep sky in one volume, now available in paperback.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521625562
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
05/28/2003
Edition description:
2ND REP
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
8.27(w) x 11.69(h) x 0.75(d)

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Table of Contents

List of charts, tables and figures; Prolegomenon; Part I. Amateur Observing: Telescopes; Eyepieces; Finderscopes and finding; Star atlases; Gadgets; Looking through the telescope; Lighting and the recording of notes; Observing locations; Instruments used in the survey of deep-sky objects; Observing sites for the survey; Part II. Deep-Sky Data Sources: Galaxies; Open clusters; Globular clusters; Planetary nebulae; Galactic nebulae; Double stars; Part III. Observations: Notes on references for deep-sky observers; Catalogue; Appendix of double stars.

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