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Description - A Year in the Life of the Universe by Robert Gendler

From our viewing platform on Earth, the night sky changes throughout the year. Autumn and spring are best for observing galaxies, winter is ideal for sighting nebulae and star clusters, and summer is the season of the Milky Way. "A Year in the Life of the Universe" takes us on an intimate seasonal tour of these ever-changing heavens. Stellar photographs by renowned astrophotographer Robert Gendler help us identify more than 120 deep-space objects that stand out by virtue of their beauty, visual impact, and scientific interest, presenting the celestial objects in the order in which they appear throughout the seasons. This is not only a beautiful photo book, but also a practical hands-on guidebook for astronomy buffs at all levels, with coordinates, detailed captions, and wide-field sky charts to help stargazers young and old navigate the night sky.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780760326428
ISBN-10: 0760326428
Format: Hardback
(279mm x 235mm x 20mm)
Pages: 160
Imprint: Motorbooks International
Publisher: Motorbooks International
Publish Date: 29-Sep-2006
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Robert Gendler

Robert Gendler is a renowned astrophotographer, who's work appears in Sky and Telescope magazine and other astronomical publications

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