Touring the Universe through Binoculars: A Complete Astronomer's Guidebook (Wiley Science Editions)

By Philip S. Harrington

This finished paintings takes you on a private journey of the universe utilizing not anything greater than a couple of binoculars. extra complete than any publication presently on hand, it begins with Earth's nearest neighbor, the moon, after which is going directly to discover each one planet within the sun approach, asteroids, meteors, comets and the solar. Following this, the reader is whisked away into deep area to discover celestial our bodies together with stars which are recognized and lots of attractions much less primary. the ultimate bankruptcy incorporates a specified atlas of deep-sky gadgets noticeable via binoculars. The appendices contain information on the best way to purchase, deal with and continue astronomical binoculars, information and tricks on utilizing them, and designated details on numerous home-made binocular mounts.

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By Philip S. Harrington

This finished paintings takes you on a private journey of the universe utilizing not anything greater than a couple of binoculars. extra complete than any publication presently on hand, it begins with Earth's nearest neighbor, the moon, after which is going directly to discover each one planet within the sun approach, asteroids, meteors, comets and the solar. Following this, the reader is whisked away into deep area to discover celestial our bodies together with stars which are recognized and lots of attractions much less primary. the ultimate bankruptcy incorporates a specified atlas of deep-sky gadgets noticeable via binoculars. The appendices contain information on the best way to purchase, deal with and continue astronomical binoculars, information and tricks on utilizing them, and designated details on numerous home-made binocular mounts.

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