The Sky Observer's Guide

The Sky Observer's Guide

by R. Newton Mayall, Margaret Mayall, Jerome Wyckoff, John Polgreen
     
 

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Filled with practical information for the amateur astronomer, this Sky Observer's Golden Guide explains:

-How to select and use binoculars and telescopes
-How to best observe stars, the moon, planets, comets, meteors, and other celestial objects
-How to use star charts

Profusely illustrated

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Overview

This eBook is best viewed on a color device.

Filled with practical information for the amateur astronomer, this Sky Observer's Golden Guide explains:

-How to select and use binoculars and telescopes
-How to best observe stars, the moon, planets, comets, meteors, and other celestial objects
-How to use star charts

Profusely illustrated with photographs, diagrams, charts, and tables, this guide is recommended by leading astronomers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781466864870
Publisher:
St. Martin's Press
Publication date:
02/25/2014
Series:
A Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press
Sold by:
Macmillan
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
160
Sales rank:
909,653
File size:
10 MB

Meet the Author

Golden Guides first appeared in 1949 and quickly established themselves as authorities on subjects from Natural History to Science. Relaunched in 2000, Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press feature modern, new covers as part of a multi-year, million-dollar program to revise, update, and expand the complete line of guides for a new generation of students.


R. Newton Mayall contributed to nature guides from Golden Guides and St. Martin's Press.
Margaret Mayall contributed to nature guides from Golden Guides and St. Martin's Press.
Jerome Wyckoff contributed to nature guides from Golden Guides and St. Martin's Press.
John Polgreen contributed to nature guides from Golden Guides and St. Martin's Press.

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