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Stars and planets

Author: Ian Ridpath; Amie Gallagher; Royal Greenwich Observatory.; Royal Observatory, Greenwich.
Publisher: New York : DK Pub., [1998] ©1998
Series: Eyewitness handbooks.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First American editionView all editions and formats
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A practical guide to the night sky that can be used by amateur astronomers anywhere in the world; features entries on all 88 constellations of the northern and southern hemispheres.
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
Observers' manuals
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ridpath, Ian.
Stars and planets.
New York : DK Pub., ©1998
(OCoLC)653793654
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Ridpath; Amie Gallagher; Royal Greenwich Observatory.; Royal Observatory, Greenwich.
ISBN: 0789435608 9780789435606 0789435217 9780789435217
OCLC Number: 38411053
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 224 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 22 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
The solar system --
Comets and meteors --
Asteroids and meteorites --
The constellations --
Monthly sky guides.
Series Title: Eyewitness handbooks.
Responsibility: Ian Ridpath ; editorial consultant, Amie Gallagher ; star charts by Royal Greenwich Observatory.

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A practical guide to the night sky that can be used by amateur astronomers anywhere in the world; features entries on all 88 constellations of the northern and southern hemispheres.

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