The first true beginner's guide to astronomy, Wild Guide Night Sky provides an introduction to the subject that is both colourful and accessible. * A month-by-month guide to the night sky with charts and descriptions of the constellations that are visible and how to locate them. * Everything featured is visible with the naked eye or binoculars * Illustrates and describes comets, meteors, eclipses and other lights in the sky. * Includes information on the changing positions of the planets over the next five years. * More detailed descriptions of individual constellations, each with a chart.
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Storm Dunlop, author of Gem Photoguide Weather, has written numerous other books and articles on both astronomy and meteorology. Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society and the Royal Meteorological Society, he also teaches adult education classes, and gives lectures and talks. Wil Tirion is the world's leading Uranographer and his charts have appeared in astronomy books all over the world.
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Book Description Harpercollins Pub Ltd, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0002201275