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A handbook of practical amateur astronomy.

Patrick Moore

A handbook of practical amateur astronomy.

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Published by Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Astronomy -- Observers" manuals

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    SeriesThe Amateur astronomer"s library
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB64 .M64 1964
    The Physical Object
    Pagination254 p.
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5909317M
    LC Control Number64010570
    OCLC/WorldCa531395

    From reader reviews: Ruth McGrath: Do you have favorite book? In this seminal astronomy book, the author tackles some of the most vexing questions in astronomy and cosmology head-on. An Introduction. Covington, Michael A. Richmond, Virginia.

    The end result is an especially valuable resource for intermediate and advanced amateurs engaged in studying variable objects. Summing Up: Highly recommended. The educational value of such a training is undisputed. The lack of such a book has been felt keenly by all friends of astronomy. With looking at you can get a lot of information that may give you benefit in your life. Freedman, Roger and William Kaufman.

    Massachusetts: Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, With it comes a certain decency, humility and community spirit. The tour is divided into sections, with objects listed so that every object is viewed at the best possible time. Issues such as which is best- a telescope or binoculars, how to use optical instruments, and what is visible thorough amateur instruments, are all covered. Part C gives encouragement and help in planning and carrying out expeditions to observe solar eclipses and gives details on observation.


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A definitive month-by-month guide to the night sky, with star charts for the northern and southern hemispheres, and an almanac covering astronomical events that are due to occur over the next 10 years, allow you to find your way around the night sky and locate stars, galaxies, and other objects.

However, this guide is not recommended for beginners. The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules About this book Several decades have elapsed since the publication of any similar book in the German language.

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Each section was the responsibility of the amateur who had made that aspect of solar astronomy his specialty. The emphasis was on the practical and covers the kind of solar astronomy within the reach of most amateurs.

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