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Dunlop, Storm

Summary: "A comprehensive month-by-month handbook to the stars and constellations visible from North America in 2019, this practical guidebook is both an easy introduction to astronomy and a useful reference for seasoned stargazers. Features include: Advice on where to start looking and how to navigate ths sky; Easy-to-use star and constellation maps for each month with descriptions of what you will...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Firefly Books, Ltd. 2018

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1 available in Adult Display, Call number: 523 DUN

Scagell, Robin.

Summary: This practical guide reveals what to expect from a telescope and how to choose the right one, giving straightforward explanations of how they work, and how to progress from first-time user to hobby observer. It gives helpful advice on setting up and using any telescope, and provices lists of objects to look at with different sizes of telescope, including galaxies, nebulae, photographic objects...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cambridge University Press 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 522 SCA

Rey, H. A. (Hans Augusto)

Summary: A simple guide to the location and recognition of stars and constellations presents the constellations in shapes that correspond sensibly to their names.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2008

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 523.8 REY

Croswell, Ken.

Summary: A book of twelve star-gazing activities, one for each month of the year.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Boyds Mills Press 2000

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 523 Crosw

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cambridge University Press 1996

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 523.8 CAM

Hatchett, Clint.

Summary: Star maps of the constellations with accompanying pictures of the characters and creatures the ancients imagined in the star groups and a brief story on each. The constellations glow in the dark.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1988

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 523.89 Hat

Mosley, John.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lowell House 1998

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1 available in Adult Display, Call number: 520 MOS

Gibbons, Gail.

Summary: Tells what stars are, why they twinkle, how constellations were named, how telescopes are used to study stars, and more.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 1992

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 520 GIB

Kerrod, Robin.

Summary: Demonstrates how to observe the stars with binoculars or the naked eye, introduces the main constellations, and describes how astronomers study the universe. An international bestseller for more than a decade, The Star Guide has been the bible for stargazers everywhere. Now, Robin Kerrod, one of the world's leading writers on astronomy and space, has expertly updated this invaluable resource to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: J. Wiley 2005

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1 available in Lobby Display, Call number: OVS 523.89 KER

Ridpath, Ian.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dorling Kindersley 2002

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 523 Ridpath

Heifetz, Milton D.

Summary: Provides information on how to locate different constellations in the sky, with maps that label the stars in each pattern; and features a collection of legends associated with the constellations, modified and abridged to remove violence.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cambridge University Press 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 523.8 HEI

Kanipe, Jeff

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cambridge University Press 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 520 KAN

Shore, Linda

Summary: "For stargazers, comet-spotters and planet-seekers looking to enhance your deep sky knowledge and observations - this is your quintessential guide. The Total Skywatcher's Manual will help you choose the best telescope, identify constellations and objects in the night sky, search for extraterrestrial phenomena, plan star parties, capture beautiful space imagery and much more. With high-quality...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Weldon Owen 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 523 SHO

Thompson, C. E.

Summary: A beginning guide to the constellations, their legends, and their seasonal locations, with charts printed in ink that glows in the dark after being exposed to light.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap 1989

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 520 THO

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 523.8 THO

Moore, Patrick.

Summary: A concise reference to the stars, planets, and constellations.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Firefly Books 2005

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Pasachoff, Jay M.

Summary: A basic field guide for beginning observers of the night sky, introducing information on the locations, names, and characteristics of stars, constellations, and other bodies in outer space.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 1988

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Ridpath, Ian.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Princeton University Press 2001

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 523.222 Ridpath

Ridpath, Ian.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 1993

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