'The Times' Night Sky Companion The Essential Illustrated Guide to the Night Sky

Hendrie, Michael J

Published by Times Books, 1999
ISBN 10: 0723010412 / ISBN 13: 9780723010418
Used / Softcover / Quantity Available: 0
Available From More Booksellers
View all  copies of this book

About the Book

We're sorry; this specific copy is no longer available. AbeBooks has millions of books. We've listed similar copies below.

Description:

A clean, crisp copy. Illustrations throughout. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 128 pages. Bookseller Inventory #

About this title:

Synopsis: Designed to complement the annualThe Times Guide Night Sky , this book describes and explains the objects in the night sky visible to the naked eye, and other phenomena such as planetary movements and eclipses. The book is divided into nine sections. The Celestial Sphere: everything we see at night appears within the celestial sphere; this section explains the terms used to describe parts of the night sky. The Stars: describes different types of stars, constellations, galaxies, clusters, novae and supernovae, as well as individual stars of particular importance. The Sun, Seasons and Time: explains how the sun influences our lives in terms of timekeeping, the length of days and nights throughout the different seasons and at different degrees of longitude and latitude. The Moon: looks at the phases of the Moon, its orbit, altitude and how it changes throughout the year. Eclipses of the Sun and Moon: describes the conditions necessary for both lunar and solar eclipses and how to observe them The Planets: explains how to follow the changing positions of the planets and gives information on each one in our solar system. Comets, Asteroids and Meteors: gives information on each of these phenomena. Other Night Sky Phenomena: aurorae, noctilucent clouds, artificial satellites. Observing the Night Sky: hints and tips on the best way to see and photographs the objects described in this book.

About the Author: Michael Hendrie is Astronomy Correspondent of The Times.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Bibliographic Details

Title: 'The Times' Night Sky Companion The ...
Publisher: Times Books
Publication Date: 1999
Binding: Softcover
Book Condition: Very Good

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Hendrie, Michael J.
Published by Times Books (1999)
ISBN 10: 0723010412 ISBN 13: 9780723010418
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Reuseabook
(Gloucester, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Times Books, 1999. Paperback. Condition: Used; Good. Dispatched, from the UK, within 48 hours of ordering. This book is in good condition but will show signs of previous ownership. Please expect some creasing to the spine and/or minor damage to the cover. Damaged book. Please note this is a damaged book. The condition of this book is as stated above, however this book is slightly damaged in some way. Typically a grazed corner or torn cover. Thanks. Seller Inventory # CHL2973489

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy Used
US$ 1.62
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.37
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

Hendrie, Michael J.
Published by Times Books (1999)
ISBN 10: 0723010412 ISBN 13: 9780723010418
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Orbiting Books
(Hereford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Times Books, 1999. Paperback. Condition: Very Good. Bumping to edges, otherwise unread. Appears unread, may have minor damage from transit/storage. Next day dispatch from the UK (Mon-Fri). Please contact us with any queries. Seller Inventory # mon0000430408

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy Used
US$ 1.00
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 8.93
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

3.

Hendrie, Michael J.
Published by Times Books (1999)
ISBN 10: 0723010412 ISBN 13: 9780723010418
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
MAD 4 BOOKS
(Wolsingham, CD, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Times Books, 1999. Paperback. Condition: Very Good. Posted from the UK, daily. Seller Inventory # mon0000182285

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy Used
US$ 3.18
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 6.38
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

4.

Michael J. Hendrie
Published by Times Books 01/11/1999 (1999)
ISBN 10: 0723010412 ISBN 13: 9780723010418
Used Quantity Available: 4
Seller:
AwesomeBooks
(Wallingford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Times Books 01/11/1999, 1999. Condition: Very Good. This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. Money back guarantee if you are not satisfied. See all our books here, order more than 1 book and get discounted shipping. . Seller Inventory # 7719-9780723010418

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy Used
US$ 3.23
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.55
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

5.

Published by - -
ISBN 10: 0723010412 ISBN 13: 9780723010418
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 4
Seller:
Bahamut Media
(Reading, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description - -. Paperback. Condition: Very Good. This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. Money back guarantee if you are not satisfied. See all our books here, order more than 1 book and get discounted shipping. Seller Inventory # 6545-9780723010418

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy Used
US$ 3.62
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.55
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

6.

Hendrie, Michael J.
Published by Times Books (1999)
ISBN 10: 0723010412 ISBN 13: 9780723010418
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
FORTIUS LTD
(Aylesbury, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Times Books, 1999. Paperback. Condition: Used; Good. We are committed to providing each customer with the highest standard of customer service. All books are picked, packed and dispatched from the United Kingdom. Seller Inventory # FH938624

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy Used
US$ 3.69
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.66
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

7.

Michael J. Hendrie
Published by Times Books (1999)
ISBN 10: 0723010412 ISBN 13: 9780723010418
Used Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
medimops
(Berlin, Germany)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Times Books, 1999. Gut/Very good: Buch bzw. Schutzumschlag mit wenigen Gebrauchsspuren an Einband, Schutzumschlag oder Seiten. / Describes a book or dust jacket that does show some signs of wear on either the binding, dust jacket or pages. Seller Inventory # M00723010412-V

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy Used
US$ 2.45
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 9.15
From Germany to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

8.

Hendry, Michael J.
Published by Times Books, London (1999)
ISBN 10: 0723010412 ISBN 13: 9780723010418
Used Soft Cover First Edition Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Alexander Books
(Hayling Island, HAMPS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Times Books, London, 1999. Soft Cover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Reprint. A crack to the laminate at head of spine (manufacturing fault) and light handling wear. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Seller Inventory # 007795

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy Used
US$ 3.94
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 10.90
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

9.

Hendrie, Michael J.
Published by Harper Collins (1999)
ISBN 10: 0723010412 ISBN 13: 9780723010418
Used Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harper Collins, 1999. Condition: Very Good. 1999. Reprint. Paperback. Clean copy. Good to very good. Some light shelf wear. . . . . . Seller Inventory # KST0012583

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy Used
US$ 7.60
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From Ireland to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

10.

Hendrie, Michael J.
Published by Harper Collins
ISBN 10: 0723010412 ISBN 13: 9780723010418
Used Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Kennys Bookstore
(Olney, MD, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harper Collins. Condition: Very Good. 1999. Reprint. Paperback. Clean copy. Good to very good. Some light shelf wear. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Seller Inventory # KST0012583

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy Used
US$ 8.03
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

There are 2 more copies of this book

View all search results for this book