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The Resource Stars and planets, Ian Ridpath ; editorial consultant, Amie Gallagher ; star charts by Royal Greenwich Observatory

Stars and planets, Ian Ridpath ; editorial consultant, Amie Gallagher ; star charts by Royal Greenwich Observatory

Label
Stars and planets
Title
Stars and planets
Statement of responsibility
Ian Ridpath ; editorial consultant, Amie Gallagher ; star charts by Royal Greenwich Observatory
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Ridpath, Ian
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gallagher, Amie
  • Great Britain
  • Royal Greenwich Observatory
Series statement
Smithsonian handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stars
  • Planets
  • Astronomy
Label
Stars and planets, Ian Ridpath ; editorial consultant, Amie Gallagher ; star charts by Royal Greenwich Observatory
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A Dorling Kindersley book."
  • "All star charts and planet-location diagrams plotted by Her Majesty's Nautical Almanac Office, Royal Greenwich Observatory"--P. 224
  • Includes index
Contents
Universe -- What is a star? -- Star families and variable stars -- Solar System -- Celestial sphere -- Star names and conventions -- Observing the stars -- Binoculars and telescopes -- Astrophotography -- Solar System: Sun -- Mercury -- Venus -- Earth -- Moon -- Mars -- Jupiter -- Saturn -- Uranus -- Neptune -- Pluto -- Comets and meteors -- Asteroids and meteorites -- Constellations: constellations A-Z -- Monthly sky guides: January -- February -- March -- April -- May -- June -- July -- August -- September -- October -- November -- December
Control code
tlc00610151
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
2nd American ed.
Extent
224 p.
Isbn
9780789489883
Isbn Type
(softcover)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
  • 1227555
  • (Sirsi) 1227555
Label
Stars and planets, Ian Ridpath ; editorial consultant, Amie Gallagher ; star charts by Royal Greenwich Observatory
Publication
Note
  • "A Dorling Kindersley book."
  • "All star charts and planet-location diagrams plotted by Her Majesty's Nautical Almanac Office, Royal Greenwich Observatory"--P. 224
  • Includes index
Contents
Universe -- What is a star? -- Star families and variable stars -- Solar System -- Celestial sphere -- Star names and conventions -- Observing the stars -- Binoculars and telescopes -- Astrophotography -- Solar System: Sun -- Mercury -- Venus -- Earth -- Moon -- Mars -- Jupiter -- Saturn -- Uranus -- Neptune -- Pluto -- Comets and meteors -- Asteroids and meteorites -- Constellations: constellations A-Z -- Monthly sky guides: January -- February -- March -- April -- May -- June -- July -- August -- September -- October -- November -- December
Control code
tlc00610151
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
2nd American ed.
Extent
224 p.
Isbn
9780789489883
Isbn Type
(softcover)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
  • 1227555
  • (Sirsi) 1227555

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