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Practical Amateur Astronomy

Practical Amateur Astronomy
2 Volume Paperback Set

$128.00 (G)

  • Date Published: November 2002
  • availability: In stock
  • format: Multiple copy pack
  • isbn: 9780521524209

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  • Together, this two-volume set provides amateur astronomers with all the information they require to set up their telescopes and embark upon an exciting exploration of the night sky. Complete with trouble-shooting advice, practical tips for observing over 200 interesting celestial objects, and information about the latest products and resources, this set of Covington's two books is an essential purchase for every new telescope owner.

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    'Author and publisher are to be congratulated: Michael Covington's guidance is both timely and skilful. No amateur astronomer should be without these two excellent books.' The Times Higher Education Supplement

    '… a good guide to the purchase and operation of computerised telescopes …' Astronomy & Space

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    Product details

    • Date Published: November 2002
    • format: Multiple copy pack
    • isbn: 9780521524209
    • dimensions: 246 x 190 x 28 mm
    • weight: 1.22kg
    • availability: In stock
  • Author

    Michael Covington, University of Georgia

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