The Stargazer's Guide: How to Read Our Night Sky
  • The Stargazer's Guide: How to Read Our Night Sky
  • The Stargazer's Guide: How to Read Our Night Sky

The Stargazer's Guide: How to Read Our Night Sky

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by Emily Winterburn
     
 

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The Stargazer’s Guide is an accessible astronomy guide to the history, science, and myth of the night sky, perfect for anyone entranced by the stars. Guiding readers through what there is to see in the sky, why it’s interesting, and how previous generations viewed and interpreted it, expert stargazer Emily Winterburn entertains and informs with

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The Stargazer’s Guide is an accessible astronomy guide to the history, science, and myth of the night sky, perfect for anyone entranced by the stars. Guiding readers through what there is to see in the sky, why it’s interesting, and how previous generations viewed and interpreted it, expert stargazer Emily Winterburn entertains and informs with this fun, accessible, and appealing look at the beauty of the heavens.

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Astronomy Now
“Fascinating. . . . After reading this book, viewing the night sky will be a much more meaningful and rewarding experience.”

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ISBN-13:
9780061789694
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
11/24/2009
Pages:
280
Sales rank:
1,329,197
Product dimensions:
6.28(w) x 8.02(h) x 0.79(d)

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