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The Stargazer's Guide

How To Read Our Night Sky

By Emily Winterburn

The Stargazer’s Guide is an accessible astronomy guide to the history, science, and myth of the night sky, perfect for anyone entranced by the stars. Guiding readers through what there is to see in the sky, why it’s interesting, and how previous generations viewed and interpreted it, expert stargazer Emily Winterburn entertains and informs with this fun, accessible, and appealing look at the beauty of the heavens.

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Publish Date

2009

ISBN

0061789690


Format: Book
Author: Winterburn, Emily
Summary: Provides an amateur's guide to the night sky, including the history of amateur stargazing, maps of visible constellations organized by month, and both scientific and mythical anecdotes about each constellation.
Title: The stargazer's guide : how to read our night sky / Emily Winterburn.
Publisher Date: New York : Harper Perennial, 2009, c2008.
Subject: Stars -- Observers' manuals Astronomy -- Observers' manuals
Isbn: 0061789690 9780061789694
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System Items Available: 3
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Bib Id: 335690

Format: Book
Author: Winterburn, Emily
Summary: Provides an amateur's guide to the night sky, including the history of amateur stargazing, maps of visible constellations organized by month, and both scientific and mythical anecdotes about each constellation.
Title: The stargazer's guide : how to read our night sky / Emily Winterburn.
Edition: 1st Harper Perennial ed.
Publisher, Date: New York : Harper Perennial, 2009, c2008.
Description: viii, 280 p. : ill., maps ; 21 cm.
Subjects: Stars -- Observers' manuals
Subjects: Astronomy -- Observers' manuals
Notes: Originally published: London : Constable & Robinson, 2008.
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 268-270) and index.
LCCN: bl2009033117
ISBN: 0061789690
ISBN: 9780061789694
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Available Copies: 3
Total Copies: 3
Call Number: 523.8 Win