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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This is a book written about all different aspects of astronomy. I picked it up not only to make my writing more realistic when writing about space, but also for pleasure since I find anything to do ... Read full review

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

Contents

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

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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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