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Pale Blue Dot: a Vision of the Human Future in Space

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Pale Blue Dot: a Vision of the Human Future in Space

Carl Sagan

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Examines humankind's changing awareness of its place in the universe and the rich potential of human ventures into the world... [more]

$35.95

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Contact (Film Tie-in)

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Contact (Film Tie-in)

Carl Sagan

Science fiction; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Beautiful astrophysicist Rebecca Blake deciphers long-awaited signals from space, persuades world leaders to construct a machine... [more]

$14.95

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Dark Sun

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Dark Sun

Rhodes

History; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

$41.95

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Astronomy with your Personal Computer

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Astronomy with your Personal Computer

Peter Duffett-Smith (Downing College, Cambridge)

Mathematics & Sciences; Computer science; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

The second edition of this book contains seven new subroutines which can be linked in any combination with the existing 26.... [more]

$54.95

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The Astronaut Selection Test Book: Do You Have What it Takes for Space?

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The Astronaut Selection Test Book: Do You Have What it Takes for Space?...

Tim Peake, The European Space Agency

Popular science; Astrophysics; Hobbies, quizzes & games; Puzzles & quizzes; Indoor games; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

*** The puzzle book of 2018 ***Have you got what it takes to be an astronaut? The book comprises 100 real astronaut tests... [more]

$29.99

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Eclipses: What Everyone Needs to Know

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Eclipses: What Everyone Needs to Know

Frank Close (Emeritus Professor of Physics, Emeritus Professor of Physics, University of Oxford)

Mathematics & Sciences; Solar system: the Sun & planets; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

100 questions about eclipses-each answered succinctly to create a comprehensive description of the wonder of this natural... [more]

$25.95

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Astronomy 2020 Australia: Your Guide to the Night Sky

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Astronomy 2020 Australia: Your Guide to the Night Sky

Glenn Dawes and Peter Northfield and Ken Wallace

Mathematics & Sciences; Travel & Lifestyle; The natural world, country life & pets; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

This annual gem (produced each year since 1991) continues to take the Australian stargazer on a wondrous journey of the night... [more]

$29.95

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Shoot for the Moon: How the Moon Landings Taught us the 8 Secrets of Success

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Shoot for the Moon: How the Moon Landings Taught us the 8 Secrets of Success...

Richard Wiseman

Advice on careers & achieving success; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

'The legacy of Apollo is that you can do anything you set your mind to' Christopher C Kraft Jr, Director of Flight Operations,... [more]

$22.99

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Space Dogs: The Story of the Soviet's Celebrated Moon Pups

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Space Dogs: The Story of the Soviet's Celebrated Moon Pups

Martin Parr, Richard Hollingham

Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

This fascinating book tells the story of the soviet space dogs, illustrated with legendary photographer Martin Parr's vintage... [more]

$26.99

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The Art of Urban Astronomy: A Guide to Stargazing Wherever You Are

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The Art of Urban Astronomy: A Guide to Stargazing Wherever You Are

Abigail Beall

Popular science; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

A beautiful practical guide to astronomy in which you will learn how to easily spot the stars in the night's sky wherever... [more]

$32.99

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Skywatcher's Manual

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Skywatcher's Manual

Astronomical Society of the Pacific

Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

For stargazers, comet-spotters and planet-seekers looking to enhance your deep sky knowledge and observations this is your... [more]

$24.99

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Celestial Watercolor: Learn to Paint the Zodiac Constellations and Seasonal Night Skies

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Celestial Watercolor: Learn to Paint the Zodiac Constellations and Seasonal...

Ms. Elise Mahan, D.R. McElroy

Watercolours; Painting & art manuals; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

In Celestial Watercolor, artist Elise Mahan teaches you how to paint the beautiful night skies with Zodiac constellations,... [more]

$29.99

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Solar System in Minutes

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Solar System in Minutes

Giles Sparrow

Solar system: the Sun & planets; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

200 key concepts and celestial objects explained in an instant - and illustrated with 200 of the very latest space photographs... [more]

$24.99

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4th Rock from the Sun: The Story of Mars

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4th Rock from the Sun: The Story of Mars

Nicky Jenner

Popular science; Solar system: the Sun & planets; Space science; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Everything you ever wanted to know about the Red Planet, revealed in an up-close and personal tour of Mars. [more]

$19.99

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Philip's 2019 Stargazing Month-by-Month Guide to the Night Sky Britain & Ireland

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Philip's 2019 Stargazing Month-by-Month Guide to the Night Sky Britain &...

Heather Couper, Nigel Henbest

Special kinds of photography; Astronomy, space & time; Cosmology & the universe; Galaxies & stars; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Philip's Month-by-Month Stargazing 2019 is the guide for Stargazers in Britian and ireland. The new 2019 edition has been... [more]

$12.99

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Philip's Star Chart

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Philip's Star Chart

Philip's Maps

Astronomical charts & atlases; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

The Philip's Star Chart - maps of the night sky which bring astronomy to life [more]

$14.99

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The Moon: 365 reflections

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The Moon: 365 reflections

Poetry anthologies; Popular philosophy; Popular science; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Throughout history, legend and myth, the Moon has symbolized immortality and eternity, enlightenment and adventure and has... [more]

$19.99

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When Galaxies Collide (Signed by Lisa Harvey-Smith)

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When Galaxies Collide (Signed by Lisa Harvey-Smith)

Lisa Harvey-Smith

Popular science; Astronomy, space & time; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Humans are the only known astronomers in the universe. When we look up at the night sky, we are linked to our ancestors. This... [more]

$29.99

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Adventures in Space

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Adventures in Space

Simon Tyler

Astronomy, space & time; Popular astronomy & space; Space (Children's&YA)

Hardback

One day our sun will grow...and grow...and grow...until it ends its life as a red giant 400x its current size. Wonder at facts... [more]

$24.99

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The Almanac: A Seasonal Guide to 2019

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The Almanac: A Seasonal Guide to 2019

Lia Leendertz

Yearbooks, annuals, almanacs; Astrology; Natural & wild gardening; Weather; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

The follow-up to the bestselling The Almanac: A Seasonal Guide to 2018. [more]

$19.99

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The Cosmic Web: Mysterious Architecture of the Universe

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The Cosmic Web: Mysterious Architecture of the Universe

J. Richard Gott, III

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

J. Richard Gott was among the first cosmologists to propose that the structure of our universe is like a sponge made up of... [more]

$44.99

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Catching Stardust: Comets, Asteroids and the Birth of the Solar System

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Catching Stardust: Comets, Asteroids and the Birth of the Solar System

Natalie Starkey

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

'A promising debut.' New Scientist Icy, rocky, sometimes dusty, always mysterious - comets and asteroids are among the... [more]

$24.99

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Stargazers' Almanac: A Monthly Guide to the Stars and Planets

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Stargazers' Almanac: A Monthly Guide to the Stars and Planets

Bob Mizon

Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

A beautiful illustrated monthly guide to exploring the stars and planets without a telescope. [more]

$32.99

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Apollo

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Apollo

Mike Collins

Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

An entertaining, authoritative and inspiring visual account of the first moon landing [more]

$29.99

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The Universe In Your Hand

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The Universe In Your Hand

Christophe Galfard

Popular science; Popular astronomy & space

CD-Extra

The Universe in Your Hand takes us on a wonder-filled journey to the surface of our dying sun, shrinks us to the size of an... [more]

$49.95

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