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By Philip S. Harrington

This accomplished paintings takes you on a private travel of the universe utilizing not anything greater than a couple of binoculars. extra entire than any publication presently on hand, it begins with Earth's nearest neighbor, the moon, after which is going directly to discover every one planet within the sun method, asteroids, meteors, comets and the sunlight. Following this, the reader is whisked away into deep area to discover celestial our bodies together with stars which are identified and plenty of attractions much less commonly used. the ultimate bankruptcy incorporates a unique atlas of deep-sky items noticeable via binoculars. The appendices comprise tips on easy methods to purchase, deal with and continue astronomical binoculars, information and tricks on utilizing them, and specified details on numerous home-made binocular mounts.

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