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Kennedy Space Center: Gateway to Space
Praise for the hardcover edition: "Extremely practical and enjoyable." -- Publishers Weekly (starr..
Author Statement: by David West Reynolds
Audience: Trade
Binding Description: |PAPERBACK |
Based on 3 reviews.
Meteorites: The Story of Our Solar System
"A well-illustrated overview of the science and (literal) impact of these space rocks." -- Science..
Edition Notes: Second Edition, Updated and Expanded
Author Statement: Caroline Smith, Sara Russell and Natasha Almeida
Audience: Trade
Binding Description: |PAPERBACK |
Based on 2 reviews.
Moon Observer's Guide
A night-by-night guide to studying the moon, featuring 20 new images. Since publication of the first..
Edition Notes: Second Edition
Author Statement: Peter Grego
Audience: Trade
Binding Description: |PAPERBACK |
Based on 5 reviews.
Night Sky Atlas: The Moon, Planets, Stars and Deep-Sky Objects
Updated star maps include all sky events occurring in 2017 and beyond. Praise for the previous ed..
Edition Notes: Third Edition, Updated and Revised
Author Statement: Robin Scagell with maps by Wil Tirion
Audience: Trade
Binding Description: |FLEXIBOUND PAPERBACK WITH FLAPS |
Based on 5 reviews.
NightWatch: A Practical Guide to Viewing the Universe
Revised Fourth Edition: updated for use through 2025. Revised Fourth Edition: updated for use throug..
Edition Notes: Revised Fourth Edition, Updated for use through 2025
Author Statement: Terence Dickinson ; Foreword by Timothy Ferris ; Illustrations by Adolf Schaller, Victor Costanzo, Roberta Cooke and Glenn LeDrew ; Principal Photography by Terence Dickinson
Audience: Trade
Binding Description: |CONCEALED WIRO-BOUND HARDCOVER |
Based on 27 reviews.
Pearls of the Southern Skies: A Journey to Exotic Star Clusters, Nebulae and Galaxies
A rare look at the southern skies' greatest glories. The celestial objects of the Southern Hemisp..
Author Statement: Astrophotography by Dieter Willasch ; Text by Auke Slotegraaf
Audience: Trade
Binding Description: |PLASTIC-LAMINATED HARDCOVER |
Based on 3 reviews.
Practical Astronomy
Attractive, clearly written and includes all that a beginner would need to know to get started. --P..
Edition Notes: Second Edition, Updated and Revised
Author Statement: Storm Dunlop
Series Name: Firefly Pocket series
Audience: Trade
Binding Description: |PAPERBACK |
Based on 4 reviews.
Saturn: Exploring the Mystery of the Ringed Planet
New views of Saturn -- provided by the Cassini-Huygens probe -- bring an extraordinary planet and it..
Author Statement: by Nicole Mortillaro
Audience: Trade
Binding Description: |PLASTIC-LAMINATED HARDCOVER WITH JACKET |
Based on 3 reviews.
Stargazing with a Telescope
Reviews for the previous editions: Because it stays focused, it succeeds. When you read Stargazing,..
Edition Notes: Fourth Edition, Revised and Expanded
Author Statement: Robin Scagell
Series Name: Firefly Pocket series
Audience: Trade
Binding Description: |PAPERBACK |
Based on 4 reviews.
The Astronomy Bible: The Definitive Guide to the Night Sky and the Universe
From the basic concepts of how to observe space to the current theories on everything from black hol..
Author Statement: Heather Couper and Nigel Henbest
Series Name: Subject Bible
Audience: Trade
Binding Description: |PAPERBACK |
Based on 3 reviews.
The Backyard Astronomer's Guide
An expanded and updated second edition of a basic reference for amateur astrophotographers including..
Edition Notes: Second Edition
Author Statement: by Terence Dickinson and Alan Dyer
Audience: Trade
Binding Description: |TRADE CLOTH |
Based on 17 reviews.
The Backyard Astronomer's Guide
The touchstone for contemporary stargazers. This classic, groundbreaking guide has been the go-to..
Edition Notes: Fourth Edition, Completely Revised and Expanded
Author Statement: by Terence Dickinson and Alan Dyer ; Foreword by Dr. Sara Seager, O.C.
Audience: Trade
Binding Description: |PLASTIC-LAMINATED HARDCOVER |
Based on 20 reviews.
The Hubble Space Telescope: Our Eye on the Universe
A beautifully illustrated, accessible beginner's guide to the Hubble Space Telescope. Acclaimed a..
Author Statement: Terence Dickinson with Tracy C. Read
Audience: Juvenile
Age range lower: 10
Age range upper: 15
Binding Description: |PLASTIC-LAMINATED HARDCOVER |PAPERBACK |
Based on 7 reviews.
The Universe and Beyond
From the foreword of the fourth edition: "The Universe and Beyond is a celebration of the human sp..
Edition Notes: Fifth Edition Revised and Expanded
Author Statement: by Terence Dickinson
Audience: Trade
Binding Description: |PAPERBACK |
Based on 9 reviews.
The Universe Explained: A Cosmic Q & A
Answers to the most popular astronomy questions of today. Over the course of their illustrious wo..
Author Statement: Heather Couper and Nigel Henbest
Audience: Trade
Binding Description: |PAPERBACK |
Based on 7 reviews.

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