Stars: A Fully Illustrated, Authoritative and Easy-to-Use Guide

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St. Martin's Publishing Group, Feb 1, 2014 - Nature - 160 pages

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Enjoy the wonders of the heavens and understand more fully what you see. This Stars Golden Guide shows you how with 150 full-color illustrations, including:

Charts of the major constellations
Tables to help locate the planets
Up-to-date explanations of meteors, comets, eclipses, and other celestial objects

Ideal for classroom use, to take along on vacations, and for use at home.

 

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Contents

OBSERVING THE SKY
4
STARS
31
CONSTELLATIONS
50
THE SOLAR SYSTEM
102
APPENDIX
156
INDEX
159
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Golden Guides first appeared in 1949 and quickly established themselves as authorities on subjects from Natural History to Science. Relaunched in 2000, Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press feature modern, new covers as part of a multi-year, million-dollar program to revise, update, and expand the complete line of guides for a new generation of students.

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