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Author O'Meara, Stephen James, 1956- author.

Title The Messier objects / Stephen James O'Meara.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, [2013]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Julia Hull DL Adult Non Fiction - JHLY-14  523.1 OME    AVAILABLE
Edition Second edition.
Description 409 pages ; 25 cm.
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Deep-sky companions
Deep-sky companions.
Note Revision of: The Messier objects field guide. 1998.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents A glimpse into life of Charles Messier -- How to observe the Messier objects -- The making of this book -- The Messier objects -- Some thoughts on Charles Messier -- Twenty spectacular non-Messier objects.
Subject Astronomy -- Charts, diagrams, etc.
Astronomy -- Observers' manuals.
Galaxies -- Charts, diagrams, etc.
Stars -- Clusters -- Charts, diagrams, etc.
Nebulae -- Charts, diagrams, etc.
Added Title Messier objects field guide
ISBN 9781107018372 hardback alkaline paper
1107018374 hardback alkaline paper

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