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How we see the sky : a naked-eye tour of day & night

Author: Thomas A Hockey
Publisher: Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, cop. 2011.
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Genre/Form: Popular works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas A Hockey
ISBN: 9780226345765 0226345769 9780226345772 0226345777
OCLC Number: 819283275
Description: 1 vol. (X-239 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Contents: Bowl of night --
This big ol' wheel keeps rolling --
A globe of stars --
Of precession, planispheres, and patience --
The king of day --
Solstices, equinoxes, and more --
Around the world with the sun --
Many moons --
Living month to month --
Facing up to the moon (and the sun, too) --
Eclipses --
Placing planets.
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