A Field Guide to the Constellations
Paperback ISBN: 1591932297
Few activities are more peaceful and inspiring than stargazing, and this is your field guide to the night sky. Constellations are organized by season, and each entry features history, details and simple instructions for locating the constellation.
Your Guide to the Stars, Moon, and Night Sky
Paperback ISBN: 1591935814
Is that bright object a planet or a star? What does the constellation Perseus look like? When’s the next lunar eclipse? Find these answers and more in Stargazing Made Easy. The tabbed booklet covers most of the Northern Hemisphere and is organized by season and by such topics as “The Moon,
The Complete Beginner's Guide to the Night Sky
Hardcover ISBN: 1465414533
A colorful guide to the nighttime sky for amateur astronomers explains what one can expect to see; how to identify constellations; and how to observe the moon, planets and other bodies of the solar system, in a package that features star charts, a night-sky calendar wheel and more.
Dk Eyewitness Astronomy
Paperback ISBN: 0756617332
Presenting a series of innovative visual manuals on a wide variety of popular subjects, these richly illustrated companions offers detailed cutaway views, maps, specially commissioned photographs, informative captions, and a fact-filled text as they cover the basics of different topics of interest.
21st Century Astronomy
Stars and Galaxies
Paperback ISBN: 0393675548
The Book on the Bookshelf
Paperback ISBN: 0375706399
Tracing the evolution of the book and its companion, the bookshelf, an intriguing study ranges from the scrolls of antiquity to the modern-day volume, explaining how the art of book storage evolved, and discusses such topics as libraries, bookselling, book collection, and book buying throughout history. Reprint. 30,000 first printing.