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The star atlas companion : what you need to know about the constellations

Author: Philip M Bagnall
Publisher: New York : Springer, ©2012.
Series: Springer-Praxis books in popular astronomy.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes the physical properties of more than 1,100 stars. This book features Barnard's, Kapteyn's, Kepler's, and Van Maanen's Stars and the properties of many open clusters. It includes information  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Charts, diagrams, etc
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Observers' manuals
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip M Bagnall
ISBN: 9781461408291 1461408296
OCLC Number: 751737717
Notes: "Published in association with Praxis Publishing."
Includes index.
Description: vii, 486 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: About this book.- Acknowledgments.- Introduction.- Making sense of the data.- The Constellations.- Andromeda to Chamaeleon.- Circinus to Indus.- Lacerta to Pisces.- Piscis Australis to Vulpecula.- Index.
Series Title: Springer-Praxis books in popular astronomy.
Responsibility: Philip M. Bagnall.
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From the reviews: "The Star Atlas Companion fills an important niche. Targeted for the amateur astronomer, the book provides detailed information on the thousands of stars that make up the Read more...

 
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