By Philip M. Bagnall
Conventional celebrity atlases are nice for finding constellations and person stars but The famous person Atlas Companion is going one step additional and describes the actual homes of greater than 1,100 stars. by means of scale diagrams, the reader can get a true experience of the sizes, shapes, distances, and floor positive factors of a number of the stars seen to the bare eye in either the Nothern and Southern Hemispheres. info on their rotational velocities and sessions is given including their spectral kind and luminosity. Binary and a number of famous person structures are defined intimately. specific point out is made from Barnard's, Kapteyn's, Kepler's, and Van Maanen's Stars and the houses of many open clusters are given. With its emphasis on assisting the beginner astronomer achieve a greater realizing of what they're taking a look at. The celebrity Atlas Companion will supply a brand new measurement to staring at the big name and is a useful complement to any famous person atlas.