1 online resource (132 entries) : 183 images, digital files.
Previous ed.: 1997.
Introduction to astronomy -- Astronomical photography -- The Sun's family -- The Moon -- The Sun -- The planets -- Solar system debris -- The stars -- The galaxies -- New astronomy -- The constellations -- Time chart of astronomy -- Time chart of space research -- Glossary -- Constellation names.
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Enter the fascinating world of astronomy with Sir Patrick Moore by your side. This practical guide to the night sky provides a host of recommendations on what to look for and when. This new edition of Sir Patrick's classic guide also includes a concise introduction to astrophotography. The book can be used anywhere in the world and at any time of year.