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Astronomy; Amateurs' manuals

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  • Guidebook to the Constellationsby Phil Simpson

    Springer New York 2012; US$ 35.80

    This handbook guides the stargazer through all 88 officially recognized constellations, grouped according to their origin and location in the sky. The book includes origin myths, finder charts, tables, photographs and plots of binary star orbital motions. more...

  • Le costellazioni al binocoloby Bojan Kambic

    Springer Milan 2012; US$ 23.06

    Questo libro è un tour guidato attraverso le costellazioni visibili dalle medie latitudini settentrionali. È un’opera ideale per chi si accosta per la prima volta all’osservazione del cielo, ma anche l’astrofilo esperto la troverà ricca e utile, per come è strutturata.Nella prima parte, il libro è un succinto trattatello di astronomia, di meccanica... more...

  • First Magnitudeby James B. Kaler

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2012; US$ 27.00 US$ 24.57

    “First Magnitude” is an entry-level book for readers with brightly lit skies. Its purpose is to show them that all is not lost, that they can still enjoy personal astronomy and have an appreciation of the heavens no matter where they live. It concentrates on the Sun, Moon, the five bright planets, and on the 23 brightest stars, which are... more...

  • Space Debris and Other Threats from Outer Spaceby Joseph N. Pelton

    Springer New York 2013; US$ 51.32

    The mounting problem of space debris in low earth orbit and its threat to the operation of application satellites has been increasingly recognized as space activities increase. The efforts of the Inter Agency Space Debris Coordinating Committee (IADC) and UN COPUS have now led to international guidelines to mitigate the creation of new debris. This... more...

  • Countdown!by Patrick Moore

    The History Press 2009; US$ 5.99

    Written with his trademark combination of wit and accessible science, and updated to include the latest theories on asteroids and climate change, this is a must-read book for anyone with an interest in popular science in general, and how the world might end in particular. more...

  • Binocular Astronomyby Stephen Tonkin

    Springer New York 2013; US$ 47.74

    This book describes the many advantages of using binoculars for astronomy. It explains how to choose and evaluate binoculars as well as covers the functionality and physiology of binocular observation and their varying optical characteristics. more...

  • Under a Crimson Sunby David S. Stevenson

    Springer New York 2013; US$ 35.80

    This book offers an insight into the habitability of planets, including Earth, and how this changes as time progresses and the central star evolves. It examines life in all its complexity on a tidally locked super-Earth called Gliese 581 d. more...

  • Explore Winter!by Maxine Anderson; Alexis Frederick-Frost

    Nomad Press 2007; US$ 5.99

    Young readers become scientists in the field when this activity book sends them off to answer the question Why do we have winter?” with experiments and projects that mix real science with real fun. Combining hands-on learning with trivia, jokes, riddles, and terrific illustrations, chapters start with the tools” of sciencethe scientific method and... more...

  • Explore Spring!by Lauri Berkenkamp; Alexis Frederick-Frost

    Nomad Press 2014; US$ 5.99

    From tracking spring peepers and raising tadpoles to learning about seeds and recording plant growth, Explore Spring! 25 Great Ways to Learn About Spring invites young readers to explore the wonders of spring by becoming scientists in the field. Combining hands-on learning with solid science, trivia, riddles, and terrific illustrations, projects... more...

  • 5 Seconds of Summer Quiz bookby Wayne Wheelwright

    Andrews UK 2014; US$ 2.99

    5 Seconds of Summer are the up and coming Australian band consisting of Luke Hemmings, Michael Clifford, Calum Hood and Ashton Irwin that is making waves all around the world. The winners of the MTV Breakthrough Band awards are making waves in the music world, with the help of One Direction, 5 SoS are seeing their popularity grow and grow. This quizbook... more...