Starfinder: The Complete Beginner's Guide to Exploring the Night Sky

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Penguin, Aug 16, 2010 - Nature - 128 pages

Find everything you need to observe, understand and enjoy the night sky in this complete guide for star watchers.

Pick up the handy visual guide and find out what you'll need to get started and when to look for stars, plus explore a complete introduction to the Solar System. Use the planisphere to navigate the entire sky any time of night, throughout the year.

Whether you're a complete beginner or an accomplished astronomer, this is your up-to-date guide to exploring the cosmos.

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Your quality is GREAT I recently purchased a telescope. Went looking around and did not have a clue. This is a very big plus and very very good quality!!! Read full review

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I bought this as a Christmas present for my brother. It arrived as scheduled and my brother was extatic. He put it togehter on the same night and watched the sky. He was very happy with it....like a little kid. Read full review

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About the author (2010)

Giles Sparrow is a writer specializing in astronomy and space science.He has degrees in astronomy and science communication, and has worked for 15 years as an editor and author, writing on subjects ranging from particle physics to geography.An avid follower of the unfolding story of space exploration, he has written on space technology and the history of spaceflight in a wide range of books, including DK Publishing's bestselling Universe.

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