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Astronomy; Amateurs' manuals

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  • Fare astronomia con piccoli telescopi (Le Stelle) (Italian Edition)by Michael K Gainer

    Springer 2009; US$ 19.95

    Non sono necessariamente richiesti strumenti mastodontici per produrre risultati scientificamente validi nel campo dell?astronomia. Anche l?astrofilo dotato di un piccolo telescopio, con un diametro di soli 8-9 cm, può contribuire alla scienza del cielo realizzando utili osservazioni del Sole, della Luna, dei pianeti, delle comete, degli asteroidi,... more...

  • 1,001 Celestial Wonders to See Before You Dieby Michael E. Bakich

    Springer 2010; US$ 44.95

    1,001 Celestial Wonders is a guide to the night sky's brightest and most fascinating objects. Each target is accessible to amateur astronomers using medium-sized telescopes from a dark site. In fact, many are so bright they remain visible under moderate light pollution, as from the outskirts of a city or the suburbs of a town. The book provides... more...

  • Binocular Astronomyby Stephen F. Tonkin

    Springer 2007; US$ 32.95

    Talking about binocular observing, this book takes a look at the instruments themselves. It has sections on evaluating and buying binoculars and binocular telescopes, their care, mounting, and accessories. In addition, there is a selection of fifty fine objects to be seen with 50mm and 100mm binoculars. more...

  • Pattern Asterismsby John Chiravalle

    Springer 2007; US$ 39.95

    Provides a learning tool to facilitate identifying patterns and stars in the sky. This catalogue includes star pictures, dot-to-dot outlines of the objects, and an artistic image next to the star patterns. It provides size, stellar magnitudes, and coordinates, along with north direction, star-hopping instructions and Sky Atlas 2000 references. more...

  • Come si osserva il Soleby Jamey L Jenkins

    Springer 2010; US$ 19.95

    Solo fino a vent?anni fa, un filmato dell?attività cromosferica della nostra stella, dell?evoluzione di una protuberanza o di un gruppo di macchie, era prerogativa dell?astronomo professionista, dotato di un telescopio di buon diametro sito in un Osservatorio solare d?alta quota. Ai nostri giorni, i progressi dell?elettronica e dell?informatica mettono... more...

  • Stargazing For Dummiesby Steve Owens

    Wiley 2013; US$ 11.99

    Reach for the stars Stargazing is the practice of observing the night sky and its contents - from constellations through to planets and galaxies. Stars and other night sky objects can be seen with the naked eye, or seen in greater numbers and in more detail with binoculars or a telescope. Stargazing For Dummies offers you the chance to explore... more...

  • Guidebook to the Constellationsby Phil Simpson

    Springer 2012; US$ 34.95

    This handbook is a guide to exploring the classical night sky and its wonderful telescopic sights. All 88 officially recognized constellations are presented in natural groups which are related by their origin and location in the sky. Each group is explained by a fascinating story which tells what each constellation represents, how it appears in the... more...

  • Celestial Objects for Modern Telescopes: Volume 2by Michael A. Covington

    Cambridge University Press 2002; US$ 46.00

    A unique guide introducing the latest modern resources available to amateur observers. more...

  • A Walk through the Southern Skyby Milton Heifetz; Wil Tirion

    Cambridge University Press 2007; US$ 28.00

    Easy-to-use guide to the constellations of the southern night sky and their myths and legends. more...

  • Turn Left at Orionby Guy Consolmagno; Dan M. Davis

    Cambridge University Press 2000; US$ 24.00

    Fascinating guide for beginning amateur astronomers using small telescopes in the northern and southern hemisphere. more...