While there are many books on stars, there is only one Celestial Handbook. Now completely revised through 1977, this unique and necessary reference is available once again to guide amateur and advanced astronomers in their knowledge and enjoyment of the stars.Volume I of this comprehensive three-part guide to the thousands of celestial objects outside our solar system ranges from Andromeda through Cetus. Objects … Read More
This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed … Read More
Computerized Go To telescopes – affordable, portable and efficient – now provide an escape for all stargazers from the harsh day-to-day environment, stress and light pollution, by allowing urban users to take their portable, computerized instrument into the darkness of night and away from the cities. Technology today allows these affordable telescopes to automatically – with the touch of a … Read More
Three volume hardcover set, well illustrated with photos and diagrams.
More than 100 years after its original publication, this classic handbook is once again available for the use and pleasure of the amateur astronomer. The data collected in it will be of great value to the serious hobbyist and the scientist without access to large professional equipment, and will help in locating and identifying thousands of celestial objects. VOLUME ONE, … Read More