Exploring the Night Sky

Exploring the Night Sky

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Exploring the Night Sky is aimed at novice star gazers anxious to expand their astronomical repertoire beyond the Big and Little Dippers. Dickinson has designed a superb introduction to astronomy that is clear, concise, beautifully illustrated, and very "user friendly" no matter what the child's age.
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Product details

  • 9-12
  • Paperback | 72 pages
  • 205.74 x 205.74 x 7.62mm | 181.44g
  • Ontario, Canada
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 59 colour photographs, 21 charts
  • 0920656668
  • 9780920656662
  • 287,324

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[A] great star-spotting reference. -- Rebecca Rupp "Home Education Magazine" (06/01/2009) [A] great star-spotting reference.--Rebecca Rupp"Home Education Magazine" (06/01/2009) Well-illustrated, this book will help you recognize more than just the big dipper while stargazing.--Wendy Rayson-Kerr"Belleville Intelligencer" (08/07/2012)
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About Terence Dickinson

Terence Dickinson is a prolific science writer specializing in astronomy. More than one million copies of his books are in print. He is the recipient of many national and international science awards, including the New York Academy of Sciences Book of the Year Award and the Royal Canadian Institute's Sandford Fleming Medal. He live near Kingston, Ontario. Dickinson's new edition of Nightwatch has already sold over 75,000 copies.
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