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An intimate look at the night sky

by Chet Raymo

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Published by Vintage in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Astronomy

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementChet Raymo
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 242 pages ;
    Number of Pages242
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26337894M
    ISBN 100099428679
    ISBN 109780099428671
    OCLC/WorldCa49984806

    Pick up Chet Raymo's new book, "An Intimate Look at the Night Sky." It quietly, inspiringly, and intelligibly sets a course into this kingdom beyond the imagination. The Stonehill College astronomy professor makes us feel at home in a universe of billion galaxies.   Update for Dec. Amazon has temporarily sold out of " Things to See in the Night Sky," but you can still order the book from Barnes & Noble here. It .

      Book Review: 'The City In The Middle Of The Night,' By Charlie Jane Anders Charlie Jane Anders' new novel, set on an inhospitable alien planet, is .   Natalie Wood is a cinematic icon who had received three Oscar nominations by age 25 and whose films included “Splendor in the Grass,” “Rebel Without a Cause” and “West Side Story.

    Educational subjects to study with your child for Into the Night Sky: Study British history and how the United States of American formed and broke away from British rule. Also study our solar system and the nine planets in it. Look at nebulas, stars and galaxies and what they are made of and how they formed.   When I look into the night sky And I see the bright, round moon My full heart reaches up high And I know that I'm not alone Here among the stars .


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On one level, An Intimate Look at the Night Sky is a unique star guide: twenty-four beautiful star maps, created specifically for this book, cycle through the seasons and across the heavens, revealing what you can see with the naked eye throughout the year on a clear night in the northern 's commentaries amplify the maps, offering intriguing details and ti/5.

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Will be clean, not soiled or stained. On one level, An Intimate Look at the Night Sky is a unique star guide: twenty-four beautiful star maps, created specifically for this book, cycle through the seasons and across the heavens, revealing what you can see with the naked eye throughout the year on a clear night in the northern hemisphere.

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