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Star Lore: Myths, Legends, and Facts

William Tyler Olcott - Science - 2004 - 453 pages
Star Lore recounts the origins and histories of star groups as well as the stories of individual constellations: Pegasus, the winged horse; Ursa Major, the Greater Bear; the ...
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Zoo in the Sky: A Book of Animal Constellations

Jacqueline Mitton - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2006 - 32 pages
Shows and describes the animal constellations, including Canis Major and Scorpius the Scorpion, and provides information about some of the more unusual stars that make up the ...
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The History and Practice of Ancient Astronomy

James Evans - History - 1998 - 480 pages
Birth of astronomy -- Celestial sphere -- Some applications of spherics -- Calendars and time reckoning -- Solar theory -- Fixed stars -- Planetary theory -- Frequently used ...
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Once Upon a Starry Night: A Book of Constellations

Jacqueline Mitton - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2009 - 32 pages
The follow-up to Zoo in the Sky presents facts about stars, nebulas, galaxies, and constellations and recounts the Greek myths that provide widely-known names for ten ...
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