Stargazing

Stargazing

by Trudy E. Bell, Dennis Mammana
     
 
Hikers, campers, anglers, and hunters are often outside under a night sky. This book is a small gold mine of information for the outdoorsperson, packed with advice on observing phenomena like meteor showers, lunar eclipses, and the aurora borealis, and objects in the night sky such as the constellations and planets. Designed for the outdoorsperson, the book is aimed

Overview

Hikers, campers, anglers, and hunters are often outside under a night sky. This book is a small gold mine of information for the outdoorsperson, packed with advice on observing phenomena like meteor showers, lunar eclipses, and the aurora borealis, and objects in the night sky such as the constellations and planets. Designed for the outdoorsperson, the book is aimed at the observer who is not equipped with heavy telescopes and clock drives. The book is rounded out with information on simple celestial orienteering at night and selecting lightweight binoculars.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780762709366
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
11/01/2002
Series:
Basic Essentials Series
Pages:
80
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

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