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By Philip S. Harrington

This entire paintings takes you on a private journey of the universe utilizing not anything greater than a couple of binoculars. extra accomplished than any ebook at the moment to be had, it starts off with Earth's nearest neighbor, the moon, after which is going directly to discover each one planet within the sunlight procedure, asteroids, meteors, comets and the sunlight. Following this, the reader is whisked away into deep house to discover celestial our bodies together with stars which are identified and plenty of attractions much less prevalent. the ultimate bankruptcy contains a special atlas of deep-sky items seen via binoculars. The appendices contain information on the way to purchase, take care of and continue astronomical binoculars, counsel and tricks on utilizing them, and precise info on numerous home-made binocular mounts.

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