The Sky Observer's Guide

A Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press

R. Newton Mayall, Margaret Mayall, and Jerome Wyckoff; Paintings and Diagrams by John Polgreen

Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press

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Filled with practical information for the amateur astronomer, this Golden Guide explains:

-How to select and use binoculars and telescopes
-How to best observe stars, the moon, planets, comets, meteors, and other celestial objects
-How to use star charts

Profusely illustrated with photographs, diagrams, charts, and tables, this guide is recommended by leading astronomers.

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R. Newton Mayall, Margaret Mayall, and Jerome Wyckoff; Paintings and Diagrams by John Polgreen

Golden Guides first appeared in 1949 and quickly established themselves as authorities on subjects from Natural History to Science. Relaunched in 2000, Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press feature modern, new covers as part of a multi-year, million-dollar program to revise, update, and expand the complete line of guides for a new generation of students.

R. Newton Mayall
Margaret Mayall
Jerome Wyckoff
John Polgreen

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The Sky Observer's Guide
R. Newton Mayall, Margaret Mayall, and Jerome Wyckoff; Paintings and Diagrams by John Polgreen

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St. Martin's Press
Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press
February 2014
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ISBN: 9781466864870
ISBN10: 1466864877
160 pages, Includes full color illustrations throughout
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Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press
April 2001
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ISBN: 9781582381558
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