FIREFLY BOOKS: NIGHTWATCH 4TH EDITION, DICKINSON 978-1-55407-147-0
Item No. 896-10720
Manuf. No. Firefly 978-1-55407-147-0
Firefly books: Nightwatch
The new Third Edition expands on that success with a completely revised and updated text, more than 100 new color photos and diagrams and 16 additional pages that cover such! new astronomical pursuits as computerized telescopes, reviews of new telescope designs and accessories, and astronomy on the Internet.
All charts, tables and diagrams have been updated and, in some cases, redesigned for easier use. Improved spacecraft measurements of the distances to the stars (recently released by the European Space Agency) are included in the charts, along with additional observing tips for stargazers using binoculars and telescopes. An expanded chapter on Astrophotography lists the best modern films and cameras for skyshooting.
Old SC ID: 890-10720