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2019 Guide to the Night Sky Southern Hemisphere: A Month-by-Month Guide to Exploring the Skies Above Australia,...
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Storm Dunlop Wil Tirion
2019 Guide to the Night Sky Southern Hemisphere: A Month-by-Month Guide to Exploring the Skies Above Australia, New Zealand and South Africa by Storm Dunlop at Abbey's Bookshop,

2019 Guide to the Night Sky Southern Hemisphere: A Month-by-Month Guide to Exploring the Skies Above Australia, New Zealand and South Africa

Storm Dunlop Wil Tirion


9780008294991

Collins


Mathematics & Sciences;
Astronomical observation: observatories, equipment & methods;
Popular astronomy & space


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96 pages

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A comprehensive handbook to the planets, stars and constellations visible from the southern hemisphere. 6 pages for each month covering January-December 2019.

This practical guide is both an easy introduction to astronomy and a useful reference for seasoned stargazers. Now includes a section on comets and a map of the moon.

Diagrams drawn for the latitude of southern Australia, but including events visible from New Zealand and South Africa.

Written and illustrated by astronomical experts, Storm Dunlop and Wil Tirion.

Content includes:

* Advice on where to start looking.

* Easy-to-use star maps for each month with descriptions of what to see.

* Positions of the moon and visible planets.

* Details of objects and events you might see in 2019.

* Diagrams of notable events visible from Australia, and some for New Zealand and South Africa.

By:   Storm Dunlop
With:   Wil Tirion
Imprint:   Collins
Country of Publication:   United Kingdom
Edition:   ePub edition
Dimensions:   Height: 210mm,  Width: 148mm,  Spine: 5mm
Weight:   150g
ISBN:   9780008294991
ISBN 10:   0008294992
Pages:   96
Publication Date:   August 2018
Recommended Age:   From 13 years
Audience:   General/trade ,  Young adult ,  ELT Advanced ,  Preschool (0-5)
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active

Strom Dunlop is an experienced Astronomy and meteorology author and translator. Books include Gem Weather (Collins, 2012), Meteorology Manual (Haynes, 2014), Practical Astronomy (Philip's, 2012) and is the lead author for the bestselling annual Guide to the Night Sky (Collins). Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society, the Royal Meteorological Society and a member of the International Astronomical Union.


A handy and straightforward guide ... attractive little booklet British Astronomical Association's 'Journal' an ideal Christmas stocking-filler The Observatory This is a great guide to the night sky at a great price Astronomy Now

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