Galaxies and how to observe them (Book, 2007) []
skip to content
Galaxies and how to observe them Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Galaxies and how to observe them

Author: Wolfgang Steinicke; Richard Jakiel
Publisher: London : Springer, 2007
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This book is a unique work satisfying the need for a modern, comprehensive review of all major aspects of galaxy observation.


(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...


Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
Observers' manuals
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wolfgang Steinicke; Richard Jakiel
ISBN: 1852337524 9781852337520
OCLC Number: 475345894
Description: 246 s. : illustrations
Contents: Galaxies, Cluster of Galaxies, and their Data.- Galaxies, Cluster of Galaxies & their data.- Pairs, Groups, and Clusters of Galaxies.- Catalogs, Data, and Nomenclature.- Technical Aspects on Observing Galaxies.- Accessories and Optical Quantities.- Theory of Visual Observation.- Observing, Recording, & Processing.- What to Observe? - The Objects.- Observing Programs.- Individual Objects.- Groups and Clusters of Galaxies.- Odd Stuff.


Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

From the reviews:"The Springer series Astronomers' Observing Guides is a bit of a mixed-bag, with some books much better than others; this is certainly one of the better ones. ... The book is well Read more...

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...


Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.