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Astronomy: A Self-Teaching Guide, Seventh Edition (Wiley Self-Teaching Guides)
Dinah L. Moche

Wiley, 2009

Discover the wonders of the night sky with this bestselling Astronomy Guide For a generation, Astronomy: A Self-Teaching Guide has introduced hundreds of thousands of readers worldwide to the night sky. Now this classic beginner's guide has been completely revised to bring it up to date with the latest discoveries. Updated with the latest, most accurate information and more than 100 new graphics and photos, this Seventh Edition features: Web ...
  
  











  



  
Astronomy: A Beginner's Guide to the Universe (7th Edition)
Eric Chaisson, Steve McMillan

Addison-Wesley, 2012

For one-semester Introduction to Astronomy courses.   With Astronomy: A Beginner’s Guide, Seventh Edition, the briefer version of their two seminal textbooks, trusted authors Eric Chaisson and Steve McMillan continue to emphasize three major themes: the process of science, the size and scale of the universe, and the evolution of the cosmos. In the Seventh Edition, Chaisson and McMillan ignite your interest with increased coverage of ...
  
  











  



  
NightWatch: A Practical Guide to Viewing the Universe
Terence Dickinson

Firefly Books, 2006

Revised Fourth Edition: updated for use through 2025. The first three editions of NightWatch sold more than 600,000 copies, making it the top-selling stargazing guide in the world for the last 20 years. The key feature of this classic title is the section of star charts that are cherished by backyard astronomers everywhere. Each new edition has outsold the previous one because of thorough revisions and additional new material. ...
  
  











  



  
Astronomy: A Self-Teaching Guide, Eighth Edition (Wiley Self Teaching Guides)
Dinah L. Moche

Wiley, 2014

For a generation, Astronomy: A Self-Teaching Guide has introduced hundreds of thousands of readers worldwide to the night sky. Now this classic beginner's guide has been completely revised to bring it up to date with the latest discoveries. Updated with the latest, most accurate information, new online resources, and more than 100 new graphics and photos, this Eighth Edition features:      ·Website addresses throughout for the ...
  
  











  



  
Astronomy 101: From the Sun and Moon to Wormholes and Warp Drive, Key Theories, Discoveries, and Facts about ...
Carolyn Collins Petersen

Adams Media, 2013

Explore the curiosities of the cosmos in this engaging book!  Too often, textbooks go into more detail than readers have in mind when they want to learn a little something about astronomy. This is where  Astronomy 101  comes in. It takes you out to the stars and planets and galaxies and discusses some of the latest Big Astronomy discoveries while presenting the basic facts about astronomy and space. From the Big Bang and nebulae to the ...
  
  











  



  
Astronomy: The Science of the Heavenly Bodies, 2012

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.
  
  











  



  
Astronomy for Amateurs, 2011

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.
  
  











  



  
Astronomy For Dummies
Stephen P. Maran

For Dummies, 2012

The fun and easy way to explore the night sky Do you know the difference between a red giant and a white dwarf? From asteroids to black holes, this easy-to-understand guide takes you on a grand tour of the universe. Featuring updated star maps, charts, and an insert with gorgeous full-color photographs, Astronomy For Dummies provides an easy-to-follow introduction to the night sky. Plus, this new edition also gives you the latest theories, ...
  
  











  



  
Astronomy Today (7th Edition)
Eric Chaisson, Steve McMillan

Addison-Wesley, 2010

With Astronomy Today, Seventh Edition, trusted authors Eric Chaisson and Steve McMillan communicate their excitement about astronomy and awaken you to the universe around you. The text emphasizes critical thinking and visualization, and it focuses on the process of scientific discovery, making “how we know what we know” an integral part of the text. The revised edition has been thoroughly updated with the latest astronomical discoveries ...
  
  











  



  
Cosmos
Carl Sagan

Ballantine Books, 2013

RETURNING TO TELEVISION AS AN ALL-NEW MINISERIES ON FOX Cosmos is one of the bestselling science books of all time. In clear-eyed prose, Sagan reveals a jewel-like blue world inhabited by a life form that is just beginning to discover its own identity and to venture into the vast ocean of space. Featuring a new Introduction by Sagan’s collaborator, Ann Druyan, full color illustrations, and a new Foreword by astrophysicist Neil deGrasse ...
  
  











  



  
Astronomy: A Beginner's Guide to the Universe (6th Edition)
Eric Chaisson, Steve McMillan

Addison-Wesley, 2009

Brief Description: The authors incorporate three themes in this briefer version of their two textbooks; process of science (how we know what we know), the size and scale of the universe as well as the evolution of the universe. A Beginner's Guide emphasizes critical thinking and visualization, and a leading-edge technology program. Key Topics: Charting the Heavens: The Foundations of Astronomy, The Copernican Revolution: The Birth of Modern ...
  
  











  



  
A Student's Guide to the Mathematics of Astronomy
Daniel Fleisch, Julia Kregenow

Cambridge University Press, 2013

The study of astronomy offers an unlimited opportunity for us to gain a deeper understanding of our planet, the Solar System, the Milky Way Galaxy and the known Universe. Using the plain-language approach that has proven highly popular in Fleisch's other Student's Guides, this book is ideal for non-science majors taking introductory astronomy courses. The authors address topics that students find most troublesome, on subjects ranging from stars ...
  
  











  



  
Hubble Reveals Creation by an Awe-Inspiring Power

Imagination Publishing-Orlando, 2012

Discoveries made by the Hubble Telescope offer Real Scientific Proof for the Existence of God! Have you ever wondered; does an Intelligent Creator really exist, and is there any real scientific proof that he does? Hubble Reveals Creation by an Awe-Inspiring Power is an inspirational, four-time award winning book that answers that question. It shows in detail how the world famous Hubble telescope scientifically confirms the existence of an ...
  
  











  



  
National Geographic Backyard Guide to the Night Sky
Howard Schneider

National Geographic, 2009

Stargazing’s too much fun to leave to astronomers, but often we’re blinded by science—dry facts can easily turn enchantment into a chore. We just want to lie down, look up, and understand the heavens above. The National Geographic Backyard Guide to the Night Sky shows us how. Authors Howard Schneider and Patricia Daniels take an expert but easygoing approach that doesn’t overwhelm—it invites. Ten chapters cover everything a beginning ...
  
  











  



  
Beginner's Guide to Astronomy:: Easy guide to stargazing, the latest discoveries, resources for beginners, ..., 2014

Welcome to the fascinating world of astronomy! Get this kindle book for just $2.99 for a limited period only. Regularly priced at $4.99. Read on your PC, Mac, smart phone, tablet or Kindle device. You don’t have to be an astronomer or an expert to appreciate this book. This book is perfect for beginners because everything is explained in simple terms. You will be drawn into the fundamentals about the universe, like, how did it come about; ...
  
  











  



  
DK Eyewitness Books: Astronomy
Kristen Lippincott

DK CHILDREN, 2013

The most trusted nonfiction series on the market, Eyewitness Books provide an in-depth, comprehensive look at their subjects with a unique integration of words and pictures. The perfect guide to understanding the mysteries of the planets, stars, and universe, Eyewitness: Astronomy delves into the fascinating world of space, providing a comprehensive look at the discoveries and research that have transformed our understanding of the ...
  
  











  



  
Astronomy Today (8th Edition)
Eric Chaisson, Steve McMillan

Addison-Wesley, 2013

With Astronomy Today, Eighth Edition, trusted authors Eric Chaisson and Steve McMillan communicate their excitement about astronomy, delivering current and thorough science with insightful pedagogy. The text emphasizes critical thinking and visualization, and it focuses on the process of scientific discovery, teaching students “how we know what we know.” The Eighth Edition has been thoroughly updated with the latest astronomical ...
  
  











  



  
Exploring the Night Sky: The Equinox Astronomy Guide for Beginners
Terence Dickinson

Firefly Books, 1987

Exploring the Night Sky is aimed at novice star gazers anxious to expand their astronomical repertoire beyond the Big and Little Dippers. Dickinson has designed a superb introduction to astronomy that is clear, concise, beautifully illustrated, and very "user friendly" no matter what the child's age.
  
  











  



  
Explorations: Introduction to Astronomy
Thomas Arny, Stephen Schneider

McGraw-Hill Science/Engineering/Math, 2013

The seventh edition of Explorations: An Introduction to Astronomy strives to share with students a sense of wonder about the universe and the dynamic, ever-changing science of astronomy. Written for students of various educational backgrounds, Explorations emphasizes current information, a visually exciting art package, accessible writing, and accuracy. The new edition also features the most complete technology support package offered with ...
  
  











  



  
The Backyard Astronomer's Guide
Terence Dickinson, Alan Dyer

Firefly Books, 2008

The modern classic, completely updated. The newest edition of The Backyard Astronomer's Guide includes the latest data and answers the questions most often asked by home astronomers, from beginners to experienced stargazers. Terence Dickinson and Alan Dyer provide expert guidance on the right types of telescopes and other equipment; photographing the stars through a telescope; and star charts, software and other references. They cover ...
  
  











  








   



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