The Practical Astronomer

The Practical Astronomer

by Will Gater
     
 

For anyone who's ever looked at the night sky and wanted to know more about the galaxy around them, The Practical Astronomer shows readers how to discover and understand the mysteries of the solar system and beyond.

Illustrated throughout with detailed photographs and illustrations, and using clear, easy-to-follow text, The Practical Astronomer

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For anyone who's ever looked at the night sky and wanted to know more about the galaxy around them, The Practical Astronomer shows readers how to discover and understand the mysteries of the solar system and beyond.

Illustrated throughout with detailed photographs and illustrations, and using clear, easy-to-follow text, The Practical Astronomer takes you on a step-by-step journey from the basics of what can be seen with the naked eye, to how you can view more distant objects such as the planets of the solar system, and even galaxies far, far away-all in your own backyard.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780756662103
Publisher:
DK
Publication date:
05/17/2010
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
469,418
Product dimensions:
7.60(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.90(d)
Age Range:
18 - 17 Years

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