Philip's atlas of the universe

A comprehensive guide to astronomy and space exploration. A spectacular and informative account of our Solar System and its place within the Universe beyond. Includes the Cassini-Huygens mission to Saturn and Titan. Many colour images. Complete star atlas section for the practical astronomer, with w...

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Main Author: Moore, Patrick
Corporate Author: Credo Reference (Firm)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London [Eng.] Philip's 2012
Edition:New rev. ed
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Collection: Credo Reference - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:A comprehensive guide to astronomy and space exploration. A spectacular and informative account of our Solar System and its place within the Universe beyond. Includes the Cassini-Huygens mission to Saturn and Titan. Many colour images. Complete star atlas section for the practical astronomer, with whole sky maps and seasonal locator maps by Wil Tirion. Topographic maps of the planets and their major satellites, using data from space probes. Complete map of the Moon, with descriptions of the major observational targets. Constellation maps showing galaxies, clusters and nebulae as well as stars
Item Description:Previous ed.: 1999. - Mode of access: World Wide Web
Physical Description:1 online resource (144 entries) 445 images, digital files
ISBN:9781849721790
9780540082421
0540082422