Astronomy: A Visual Guide

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Firefly Books, 2004 - Science - 303 pages
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An up-to-date well illustrated guide to astronomy and observing the night sky, history, celestial objects, theories of the universe, monthly star maps and more.

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User Review  - Katie Smolkovich - Goodreads

Great and informative. The maps and terms are easy to comprehend for beginners, and plus, dazzling pictures! Read full review

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Stunning pictures. Read full review

Contents

Searching the heavens
18
Scientific beginnings
24
Major space centers
30
Copyright

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About the author (2004)

Mark A. Garlick, PhD, is a science writer, astronomical illustrator and a member of the International Association of Astronomical Artists. He is the author of The Story of the Solar System.

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