Collins Gem Stars
Author: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd., Wil Tirion (Illustrator)
publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
publisher Date: 09/27/2005
Schools: University of North Carolina at Wilmington
Description: This full color highly illustrated and engaging compact guide to stars, asteroids, meteors and comets, presents a world of possibility in your pocket. This Smithsonian Gem features individual charts for all 88 constellations of the Northern and Southern hemispheres, complete with star charts and a star atlas of the entire sky. It details the brightest stars and objects of interest which can be seen with the naked eye, binoculars and small telescopes. An ideal book for practical observation of the stars throughout the world all year round.