A Complete Manual of Amateur Astronomy

A Complete Manual of Amateur Astronomy

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Concise, highly readable book discusses the selection, set-up, and maintenance of a telescope; amateur studies of the sun; lunar topography and occultations; observations of Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, the minor planets and the stars; an introduction to photoelectric photometry; and more. 1981 edition. 124 figures. 26 halftones. 37 tables.Consequently, make sure that the telescope is physically moving away from Polaris and toward the last star of the Dipper handle. lf the tail star of the Dipper is not seen (lower culmination), the ... lnstrument Setup and Maintenance 29.

Title:A Complete Manual of Amateur Astronomy
Author:P. Clay Sherrod, Thomas L. Koed
Publisher:Courier Corporation - 2012-11-13


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