This text presents 120 deep-sky objects for southern hemisphere stargazers, each accompanied by beautiful images, finder charts and lucid commentary.In the February 1960 issue of Sky 84 Telescope, Harvard historian Owen Gingerich shares with us the following report Lacaille gave ... description can occupy astronomers for a long time and give rise to a great number of curious reflections on the part of philosophers. ... of27 his mechanical abilities led him to be offered a position to care for and repair the mechanical appliances and instruments at a newanbsp;...
|Title||:||Deep-Sky Companions: Southern Gems|
|Author||:||Stephen James O'Meara|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 2013-04-08|