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Author: Rachel FirthLucy OwenJohn WoodcockJane Chisholm, (Editor)Gillian DohertyAll authors
Publisher: Tulsa, OK : EDC Pub., 2004.
Series: Usborne discovery.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Night sky -- Changing sky -- Starting sky watching -- Using telescopes -- Deeper into space -- Sun -- Moon -- Eclipses -- Stars -- Galaxies -- Star patterns -- March to May -- June to August -- September to November -- December to February -- Planet watching -- Mercury and Venus -- Mars -- Jupiter and Saturn -- Outer bodies -- Small bodies -- Sky sights -- Glossary -- Index -- Acknowledgments.
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Juvenile works
Encyclopedias, Juvenile
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rachel Firth; Lucy Owen; John Woodcock; Jane Chisholm, (Editor); Gillian Doherty; Stuart Atkinson
ISBN: 0794504841 9780794504847 1580866891 9781580866897
OCLC Number: 56321662
Notes: Includes index and glossary.
Description: 48 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Usborne discovery.
Other Titles: Internet-linked astronomy
Usborne discovery internet-linked
Responsibility: Rachel Firth ; designed by Lucy Owen ; illustrated by John Woodcock ; edited by Jane Chisholm and Gillian Doherty ; consultant, Stuart Atkinson.

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Night sky -- Changing sky -- Starting sky watching -- Using telescopes -- Deeper into space -- Sun -- Moon -- Eclipses -- Stars -- Galaxies -- Star patterns -- March to May -- June to August -- September to November -- December to February -- Planet watching -- Mercury and Venus -- Mars -- Jupiter and Saturn -- Outer bodies -- Small bodies -- Sky sights -- Glossary -- Index -- Acknowledgments.

On a clear night you can see thousands of stars in the sky. But they are just a tiny part of what's out in space. In this book, you'll discover some of the amazing things that are out there, many of which you can see with just a pair of binoculars or a small telescope.

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