An illustrated guide to astronomy with information on astronomical instruments, the solar system, the celestial sphere, the origins of the universe, and theories of astronomy from ancient times to the present. Also includes a section on constellations, pointing out objects of interest that can be observed with simple equipment.Traces the history of astronomy, offers advice on selecting a telescope, and describes various objects of interest in the night sky
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Book Description Arco Pub, 1984. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0668060468