Stargazing for dummies
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Published:
Hoboken, N.J. : Chichester : Wiley ; John Wiley [distributor], c2013.
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Book
Physical Desc:
xvi, 332 pages : ill. ; 22 cm.
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Bellevue - Adult Non-Fiction
520 O978s
Main Library - Adult Non-Fiction
520 O978s
Description
Reach for the stars

Stargazing is the practice of observing the night sky and its contents - from constellations through to planets and galaxies. Stars and other night sky objects can be seen with the naked eye, or seen in greater numbers and in more detail with binoculars or a telescope.

Stargazing For Dummies offers you the chance to explore the night sky, providing a detailed guide to the main constellations and also offering advice on viewing other night sky objects such as planets and nebulae. It's a great introduction to a fun new hobby, and even provides a fun way to get the kids outside while doing something educational!

Gives you an introduction to looking at the sky with binoculars or a telescope Offers advice on photographing the night sky Without needing to get your head around mind-bending theories, you can take part in some practical physics

If you're looking for easy-to-follow guidance on getting to know the night sky, Stargazing For Dummies has you covered.

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Street Date:
201211.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781118411568 (pbk.), 1118411560 (pbk.)

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Include index.
Description
You don't need a degree in astrophysics to plumb the mysteries of the universe! This guide makes navigating the stars easy, and provides everything you need to get started on your journey through the cosmos.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Owens, S. (2013). Stargazing for dummies. Hoboken, N.J. : Chichester: Wiley ; John Wiley [distributor].

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Owens, Steve. 2013. Stargazing for Dummies. Hoboken, N.J. : Chichester: Wiley ; John Wiley [distributor].

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Owens, Steve, Stargazing for Dummies. Hoboken, N.J. : Chichester: Wiley ; John Wiley [distributor], 2013.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Owens, Steve. Stargazing for Dummies. Hoboken, N.J. : Chichester: Wiley ; John Wiley [distributor], 2013. Print.

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