Patrick Moore's Astronomy: A Complete Introduction: Teach Yourself, Paperback Book

Patrick Moore's Astronomy: A Complete Introduction: Teach Yourself Paperback


Astronomy: A Complete Introduction will ensure you recognize what you are seeing in the night sky.

You will investigate the sun, moon, planets comets and stars and learn how to observe them.

This comprehensive guide, complete with star charts, will map out the skies and allow you to impress your friends with your knowledge of the sky at night.Astronomy: A Complete Introduction includes:Chapter 1: Introducing AstronomyChapter 2: The spinning skyChapter 3: Sky-watchersChapter 4: The astronomer's telescopeChapter 5: Into spaceChapter 6: The SunChapter 7: The MoonChapter 8: The Sun's familyChapter 9: The inner planetsChapter 10: The outer planetsChapter 11: Minor members of the Solar SystemChapter 12: The starsChapter 13: Pattern of starsChapter 14: Double and variable starsChapter 15: The life and times of a starChapter 16: The Star-clusters and nebulaeChapter 17: The depths of the universeChapter 18: Into the future - life beyond the Earth


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 288 pages
  • Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton General Division
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  • Category: Popular astronomy & space
  • ISBN: 9781473608757



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