A concise, illustrated guidebook for amateur astronomers.
Practical Astronomy covers all the basics amateur astronomers need to know. It explains how to observe, whether with the naked eye, binoculars or a small telescope, and where and when to look. Aspiring astronomers will be able to get outside right away by finding constellations and visible planets before locating more challenging phenomena.
Publisher: Firefly Books; Second Edition, Updated and Revised (27 September 2012)
Author(s): Dunlop Storm
Format: Paperback, 208 pages
Dimensions: 12.7 x 1.27 x 19.69 cm