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Wonders of the Sky: Observing Rainbows, Comets, Eclipses, the Stars and Other Phenomena
     

Wonders of the Sky: Observing Rainbows, Comets, Eclipses, the Stars and Other Phenomena

by Fred Schaaf, Frederick Schaaf
 

Fascinating layman's guide to naked eye astronomy explores eclipses, coronas, mock suns, halos, sun pillars, and more. 56 illustrations and photos supplement the text. "...practical, detailed, and informative commentary on the heavens...written with care and a sense of delight in the visual pleasure around and above us..." — Astronomy Magazine.

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Fascinating layman's guide to naked eye astronomy explores eclipses, coronas, mock suns, halos, sun pillars, and more. 56 illustrations and photos supplement the text. "...practical, detailed, and informative commentary on the heavens...written with care and a sense of delight in the visual pleasure around and above us..." — Astronomy Magazine.

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Astronomy Magazine
...practical, detailed, and informative commentary on the heavens...written with care and a sense of delight in the visual pleasure around and above us...

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ISBN-13:
9780486244020
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
01/01/1984
Pages:
299
Product dimensions:
5.25(w) x 8.22(h) x 0.65(d)

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