The New Astronomy Guide

The New Astronomy Guide

Star Gazing in the Digital Age

Book - 2012
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Bring astronomy down from the mountaintops and into the backyard with this one-stop stargazing manual from Sir Patrick Moore and Pete Lawrence, stars of the BBC'sThe Sky at Night. These days, affordable telescopes, cameras, and software make it easy for anyone to explore the heavens. Here is all the information amateur astronomers need to proceed, including a month-by-month sky guide, a large wall poster of all the constellations visible from Earth, and a detailed map of the Moon.

Bring astronomy down from the mountaintops and into the backyard with this one-stop stargazing manual from Sir Patrick Moore and Pete Lawrence, stars of the BBC'sThe Sky at Night. These days, affordable telescopes, cameras, and software make it easy for anyone to explore the heavens. Here is all the information amateur astronomers need to proceed, including a month-by-month sky guide, a large wall poster of all the constellations visible from Earth, and a detailed map of the Moon.


Baker & Taylor
Explains the principles of astronomy, describes the techniques of capturing and sharing images of the night sky, and offers a star atlas.

Publisher: London : Carlton, 2012
Description: 192 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 29 cm. + 2 folded maps
ISBN: 9781780970646
1780970641
Branch Call Number: 520 Moo
Additional Contributors: May, Brian 1947-
Lawrence, Pete

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