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Jan 16, 2014
| ISBN 9781465425300
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Jan 16, 2014 | ISBN 9781465425300
Perfect for beginners who want to learn more about Astronomy, DK’s Get Started: Astronomy takes a “do and learn” approach by starting simple and building new skills, using photographed techniques to help people learn step-by-step.
Get Started: Astronomy takes you from complete beginner to being able to identify stars, planets and other celestial bodies in space. Start simple by studying the Moon, build on your skills to find constellations and observe the solar system to see the Milky Way, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn. Step-by-step sections include locating and observing stars, planets, and constellations, and choosing and using equipment like planispheres, binoculars and telescopes.Ever wanted to learn more about astronomy but don’t know where to begin? Learn at your own pace, in your own time and in the comfort of your own home.
Robert Dinwiddie is a science writer specializing in educational illustrated books on astronomy, cosmology, earth science, and the history of science. He has written or contributed to more than 50 books, including the DK titles Universe, Space, The Stars, Science,… More about Robert Dinwiddie
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