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Deep-sky wonders : a tour of the universe.

Author: Sue French
Publisher: Willowdale, Ont. : Firefly ; Poole : Chris Lloyd [distributor], 2011.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of articles from the author's 'Deep-Sky Wonders' column in Sky & Telescope magazine.

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Genre/Form: Handbooks, manuals, etc
Amateurs' manuals
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sue French
ISBN: 9781554077939 1554077931
OCLC Number: 780444463
Contents: Machine generated contents note: Winter --
January --
Winter Wonders --
Northern Nights --
Cruising Down the River --
Heavenly Beauties --
Chasing the Starry Cetus --
Perseus's Flying Mande --
The Segment of Perseus --
Auriga, the Charioteer --
February --
Touring Orion's Sword --
Hodierna's Auriga --
The Giant's Shield --
Icy Blue Diamonds --
Hazy Gleams and Starry Streams --
Starry Nights --
Copeland's Lost Trigon --
Auriga's Riches --
March --
Double Your Fun --
Perambulations in Puppis --
The Flight of the Unicorn --
Dog-and-Pony Show --
Bark With the Overdog --
By Jiminy! --
In Starry Skies --
Keeper of Secrets --
Spring --
April --
Gregarious Galaxies --
Highlights of Hydra --
A Bear's Bunch --
Leo's 11th Hour --
The Lion's Lair --
Bear Toes --
The Dry Bear --
Between the Bears --
May --
A Toehold in the Virgo Cluster --
Coma Squared --
Markarian's Chain --
Bowled Over in Ursa Major --
Ode to Joy --
Vis for Virgo --
The Immortal Beast --
As the Crow Flies --
Contents note continued: The Gossamers of Coma Berenices --
June --
Dazzling Doubles, Glittering Globulars --
Polar Nights --
Follow the Arc --
Embracing Edasich --
Canes Redux --
Where Virgo Walks --
Flying off the Handle --
Whorls of Stars --
Southern Skies --
Summer --
July --
Around the Bend in Draco --
Stung by Beauty --
Scutding Around the Scorpion --
The Galactic Dark Horse --
Heavenly Hero --
The 12 Labors of Hercules --
Magical Things --
Night of the Scorpion --
August --
Night of the Trifid --
After Tea --
Leagues of Stars --
More Summer Planetaries --
Snake Wrangler --
Return of the Hero --
Stars Unnumbered --
The Glorious Eagle --
Gold Dust --
September --
Lyre Lessons --
The Gem of the Milky Way --
Summer's Bright Planetaries --
The Towering Eagle --
Foxfire Nights --
The Graceful Swan --
Magic Nights of Stars --
Sagittarius Star Cities --
Cosmic Capture --
Autumn --
October --
Hunting Messiers With the Horse and the Water Boy --
On the Wings of a Swan --
Contents note continued: Navigating North America --
A Cygnus Sampler --
Return of the Little Fox --
Unsung Marvels in Cygnus --
Arion's Dolphin --
Splashing Around the Dolphin --
November --
Hunting Down the Helix --
A Regal Treasure Trove --
The Starred Lizard --
A Cygnus Sampler, Part II --
Sovereign Splendors --
The Winged Horse --
Frederick's Glory --
Flying Horse Fish --
December --
Sculpting at the South Galactic Pole --
File Under W --
Unsung Star Clusters --
Island Universe --
A Whale of a Tale --
Square Dancing --
The Darkling Fish --
Zeroing in on Cassiopeia.

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A very good guide by an experienced observer and planetarium teacher. Although the book can be used as a reference for beginners, its primary audience is likely to be midlevel and advanced observers. Read more...

 
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