The Night Sky

The Night Sky

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This title is part of the "New Spotter's Guides" series offering enthusiasts, keen to discover the many fascinating aspects of the natural world, a pocket-sized field guide. Each title contains spotters' score cards, glossaries, maps, reference materials and illustrations of 100-200 species.show more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 64 pages
  • 112 x 182 x 6mm | 99.79g
  • Usborne Publishing Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • colour illustrations, maps, glossaries
  • 0746040636
  • 9780746040638

Table of contents

How to use this book; out spotting; the universe; stars of the northern skies; stars of the southern skies; Draco to Cancer; Cygnus to Serpens; Camelopardalis to Aquarius; Gemini to Lepus; Columba to Microscopium; Corvus to Dorado; Sagittarius to Crux; birth of stars; types of stars; dying stars; galaxies; empire of the Sun; Mercury; Venus; Mars; Jupiter; Saturn; Uranus, Neptune, Pluto; comets; asteroids; the moon; phases of the moon; eclipses; meteors; other sky sights; artificial satellites; astronomy on-line; taking photographs; useful words; scorecard.show more

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19 ratings
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