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Star Guide Learn How to Read the Night Sky Star by Star

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ISBN-10: 0471706175

ISBN-13: 9780471706175

Edition: 2nd 2005 (Revised)

Authors: Robin Kerrod

List price: $29.95
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Illustrated throughout in full colour, this guide features spectacular new photographs from the Hubble Space Telescope, more than 60 simple star charts, and an invaluable detachable planisphere. Special sections explain the nature of stars and galaxies and what makes the universe tick.
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Book details

List price: $29.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 2/22/2005
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 160
Size: 10.33" wide x 10.35" long x 0.85" tall
Weight: 2.332
Language: English

Robin Kerrod is a Fellow of Britain's Royal Astronomical Society. He is author of several books and a CD-ROM for amateur astronomers, and is publisher of sky charts used in many schools.

How to Use Thus Book
Observing the Heavens
Realm of the Big Eyes
Photographing the Heavens
Radio and Space Telescopes
The Hubble Space Telescope
Looking at Stars
Distant Suns
The Message in Starlight
Clouds Among the Stars
Star Birth
Star Death
Star Groups and Clusters
The Milky Way
Our Galactic Neighbors
Galaxies Galore
Hyperactive Galaxies
Galaxies and the Universe
Patterns in the Sky
The Constellations
Signposts to the Stars
The Celestial Sphere
Changing Skies
Northern Hemisphere, Winter
Northern Hemisphere, Summer
Southern Hemisphere, Winter
Southern Hemisphere, Summer
The Skies Month by Month
The Monthly Maps
North Polar Stars
South Polar Stars
January Skies
February Skies
March Skies
Ursa Major
April Skies
May Skies
June Skies
July Skies
August Skies
September Skies
October Skies
November Skies
December Skies
Sun and Moon
Daytime Star
Observing Solar Eclipses
Queen of the Night
Moon Movements
Lunar Landscapes
Northwest Quadrant
Southwest Quadrant
Northeast Quadrant
Southeast Quadrant
The Sun's Family
The Solar System
Observing the Planets
The Scorching Planets
The Red Planet
The Giant Planets
Far Distant Worlds
Many Moons
Meteors and Comets
The Asteroids