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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 e-book presently to be had, it begins 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 area to discover celestial our bodies together with stars which are recognized and plenty of points of interest much less customary. the ultimate bankruptcy encompasses a targeted atlas of deep-sky items seen via binoculars. The appendices comprise information on how you can purchase, deal with and continue astronomical binoculars, guidance and tricks on utilizing them, and specified info on a number of home-made binocular mounts.

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