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Astronomy Amateurs Manuals
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40 nights to knowing the sky : a night-by-night skywatching primer


Schaaf, Fred.
New York : Henry Holt, 1998. 1998

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50 things to see with a small telescope


Read, John A., author.
[Place of publication not identified] : John A. Read, 2017. 2013

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100 things to see in the night sky : from planets and satellites to meteors and constellations, your


Regas, Dean, author.
New York : Adams Media, 2017. 2017

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101 objects to see in the night sky


Scagell, Robin, author.
Richmond Hill, Ontario : Firefly Books, 2014. 2014

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2017 guide to the night sky


Dunlop, Storm, author.
Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada : Firefly Books, Ltd., [2016] 2016

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2018 guide to the night sky


Dunlop, Storm, author.
Richmond Hill, Ontario : Firefly Books, Ltd., 2017. 2017

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2019 guide to the night sky


Dunlop, Storm, author.
Buffalo, New York : Firefly Books, Ltd., 2018. 2018

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The amateur astronomer



New York : John Wiley, 2001. 2001

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An amateur's guide to observing and imaging the heavens


Morison, Ian, 1943-
New York, NY, USA : Cambridge University Press, 2014. 2014

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Astronomy for all ages : discovering the universe through activities for children and adults


Harrington, Philip S.
Guilford, CT : Globe Pequot Press, 2000. 2000

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Astronomy for dummies


Maran, Stephen P.
Foster City, CA : IDG Books Worldwide, [1999] 1999

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Astronomy for dummies


Maran, Stephen P.
New York : Hungry Minds, Inc., [1999] 1999

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Astronomy for older eyes : a guide for aging backyard astronomers


Chen, James L., author.
Cham, Switzerland : Springer International Publishing AG, [2017] 2017

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The Audubon Society field guide to the night sky


Chartrand, Mark R.
New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1991. 1991

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The backyard astronomer's guide


Dickinson, Terence.
Camden East, Ont. : Camden House Pub., [1991] 1991

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The backyard astronomer's guide


Dickinson, Terence.
Willowdale, Ont. : Firefly Books, 2002. 2002

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The backyard astronomer's guide


Dickinson, Terence.
Buffalo, N.Y. : Firefly Books, [1994] 1994

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The backyard astronomer's guide


Dickinson, Terence.
Buffalo, NY : Firefly, [1991] 1991

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The backyard astronomer's guide


Dickinson, Terence.
Richmond Hill, Ont. : Firefly Books, 2008. 2008

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The backyard astronomer's guide


Dickinson, Terence.
Buffalo, N.Y. : Firefly Books, 2008. 2008

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The binocular stargazer : a beginner's guide to exploring the sky


Peltier, Leslie C., 1900-
Waukesha, WI : Kalmbach Pub., [1995] 1995

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The brightest stars : discovering the universe through the sky's most brilliant stars


Schaaf, Fred.
Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley, [2008] 2008

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Cambridge guide to stargazing with your telescope


Scagell, Robin.
New York : Cambridge University Press, [2000] 2000

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Cambridge guide to stars and planets


Moore, Patrick.
Cambridge, U.K. ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1997. 1997

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Celestial delights : the best astronomical events through 2010


Reddy, Francis, 1959-
Berkeley, Calif. : Celestial Arts, [2002] 2002

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David Levy's guide to the night sky


Levy, David H., 1948-
Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2001. 2001

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Firefly guide to stars and planets


Moore, Patrick.
Richmond Hill, Ont. : Firefly Books, 2005. 2005

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The guide to amateur astronomy


Newton, Jack, 1942-
Cambridge [Cambridgeshire] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1988. 1988

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Introduction to astronomy


Shaffer, Rick (Richard)
New York : Gramercy Books, 1999. 1999

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An Introduction to practical astronomy


Jones, Brian, 1953-
Secaucus, N.J. : Chartwell Books, [1991] 1991

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Knack night sky : decoding the solar system, from constellations to black holes


Nigro, Nicholas J.
Guilford, Conn. : Knack, [2010] 2010

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Leslie Peltier's guide to the stars


Peltier, Leslie C., 1900-
Milwaukee : AstroMedia ; Cambridge [Cambridgeshire] : Cambridge University Press, [1986] 1986

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Mapping the skies


Kerrod, Robin.
Hauppauge, N.Y. : Barron's Educational Series, 2000. 2000

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National Audubon Society field guide to the night sky


Chartrand, Mark R.
New York : A.A. Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 2004. 2004

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National Geographic pocket guide to the night sky of North America


Howell, Catherine Herbert, author.
Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2017] 2017

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New astronomer


Stott, Carole.
New York : DK Pub., 1999. 1999

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Nightwatch : a practical guide to viewing the universe


Dickinson, Terence.
Buffalo, N.Y. : Firefly Books, 1998. 1998

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The observational amateur astronomer



London ; New York : Springer, [1995] 1995

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Peterson first guide to astronomy


Pasachoff, Jay M.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1988. 1988

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Peterson first guide to astronomy


Pasachoff, Jay M., author.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2014. 2014

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The planet observer's handbook


Price, Fred W. (Fred William), 1932- author.
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2000. 2000

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A pocket guide to the stars and planets


John, Duncan.
New York : Parragon Books, 2009. 2009

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A question and answer guide to astronomy


Bely, Pierre-Yves.
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2017. 2017

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Seeing in the dark [how backyard stargazers are probing deep space and guarding Earth from interplan


Ferris, Timothy.
Beverly Hills, CA : New Millennium Audio, 2002. 2002

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Seeing in the dark : how backyard stargazers are probing deep space and guarding Earth from interpla


Ferris, Timothy.
New York : Simon & Schuster, [2002] 2002

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The sky : a user's guide


Levy, David H., 1948-
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1991. 1991

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The sky observer's guide : a handbook for amateur astronomers


Mayall, R. Newton (Robert Newton)
New York : Golden Press ; Racine, Wis. : Order, Dept. M, Western Pub. Co., [1985] 1985

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Space explained : a beginner's guide to the universe


Scagell, Robin.
New York : Henry Holt, 1996. 1996

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