From casual stargazer to amateur astronomer : how to advance to the next level / Dave Eagle.

Author
Eagle, Dave, 1962- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New York, NY : Springer Verlag, 2014.
Description
xvi, 258 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 23 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Series
  • Patrick Moore's practical astronomy series. [More in this series]
  • Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Accessing and developing your observing skills -- Planning and recording your observing sessions -- Equipment -- Accessories -- Constellations, asterisms and stars -- Variable and double stars -- The solar system: the sun -- The solar system: the moon -- The solar system: observing the planets -- The solar system: minor solar system bodies and other phenomena -- The solar system: observing comets -- Beyond the solar system: deep sky objects -- Basic astrophotography -- Online resources -- Star maps, sources of information, publications and further reading -- Conclusion.
ISBN
  • 9781461487654 (paperback)
  • 146148765X (paperback)
OCLC
878544817
RCP
N - S

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