Now in its 5th edition, this best-selling reference book is a must for amateur astronomers. Written by Sir Patrick Moore, Britain's best-known astronomer, it is a classic and highly readable account of the stars, the planets and the Universe, together with practical advice on observing the night sky. This fully revised new edition has been updated to include the latest information and images from the current space missions, including Cassini. It is illustrated with hundreds of colour pictures, including spectacular photographs from ground-and space-based telescopes. It also contains a complete atlas of the constellations.Biografía del autor:
Sir Patrick Moore has been popularizing astronomy for over 40 years and has written more than 60 books on the subject. He has worked his way into the record books as the presenter of the world's longest running television
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Descripción PHILIPS (OCTO), 2005. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería P110540087912