7 edition of Illustrated dictionary of practical astronomy found in the catalog.
by Springer in London, New York
Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-280).
|Genre||Dictionaries., Handbooks, manuals, etc.|
|LC Classifications||QB14 .K46 2002|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 280 p. :|
|Number of Pages||280|
|LC Control Number||2002510780|
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Get this from a library. Illustrated dictionary of practical astronomy. [C R Kitchin] -- "Although written primarily for amateur astronomers, this new dictionary provides a reference source for terms, techniques, instruments, formulas and processes for practising observers, both amateur.
The book is well cross-referenced and includes a number of useful appendices. The dictionary finishes with a listing of astronomical societies worldwide and a bibliography which covers major journals, yearbooks, star catalogues, reference books, introductory books on astronomy and practical guides.".
Get this from a library. Illustrated dictionary of practical astronomy. [C R Kitchin] -- This could be the first dictionary of astronomy specifically written for practical amateur astronomers. In addition to definitions, it provides an invaluable reference source for terms, techniques.
The purpose of this book is two-fold. Firstly to provide a handy quick source of ref erence of the terms, techniques, instruments, formulas, processes, etc., for practising observers, whether it is their first look through someone else's small telescope, or whether they have spent decades building their own instruments, observing with them and are regularly producing results to rival those.
Title: Book Review: Illustrated Dictionary of Practical Astronomy / Springer, Book Authors: Kitchin, C. Review Author: Mahoney, T. Publication. Illustrated Dictionary of Practical Astronomy Chris Kitchin (auth.) The purpose of this book is two-fold. Firstly to provide a handy quick source of ref erence of the terms, techniques, instruments, formulas, processes, etc., for practising observers, whether it is their first look through someone else's small telescope, or whether they have.
Explore the wonders of the night sky in The Practical Astronomer. Informative and easy-to-use with illustrated, step-by-step instructions and star charts with constellations visible all over the globe, the book offers practical advice with naked-eye observation, while illustrated instructions show readers how to setup and use binoculars and /5().
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Book Review: Illustrated dictionary of practical astronomy / Springer-Verlag, London, viii + pp.,ISBN Author: R. Dejaiffe. Each article is laid out on two facing pages with an introduction and clearly defined subheadings.
The articles include supporting diagrams and explanations of personalities, milestones, theories, definitions, practical applications, and extra-science concepts (eg, philosophical, social, historical). The entire book is 5/5(9). Illustrated dictionary of practical astronomy QBK46 The urban astronomer's guide: a walking tour of the cosmos for city sky watchers QBM65 Oxford Reference Online Call Number: E-book accessible to authorized users.
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He is author of a vast number of scientific papers and sixteen books by various publishers, including Springer's Illustrated Dictionary of Practical Astronomy, Solar Observing Techniques, Seeing Stars, A Photo Guide to the Constellations, Exoplanets, Galaxies in Turmoil, and of course the first two editions of Telescopes and Techniques, which.The book covers physical, descriptive, sidereal, and practical aspects of astronomy, along with a treatise on globes, a history of astronomy, an astronomical dictionary, notes and an index.
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