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Author Moore, Patrick.

Title Philip's guide to stars and planets [electronic resource] / Patrick Moore.

Imprint London [Eng.] : Philip's, 2004 (Boston, Mass. : Credo Reference, 2012.)


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Credo Reference E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition New ed.
Description 1 online resource (132 entries) : 183 images, digital files.
Note Previous ed.: 1997.
Contents 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.
Access Access restricted to authorized users and institutions.
Summary 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.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Note Description based on title page of print version.
Subject Astronomy -- Popular works.
Astronomy -- Charts, diagrams, etc.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Credo Reference (Firm)
Added Title Guide to stars and planets.
Other Form: Print version: 0540084778 9780540084777 256 p. : ill.
ISBN 9781849721745 (online)
9780540084777 (print)
0540084778 (print)

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