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Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 8 Ratings and 8 Reviews

Book Description
A clear, up-to-date text covering virtually everything in the sky concisely but accurately tells how to get started in astronomy--without even a telescope or a pair of binoculars. 65 color photos, 24 color sky maps.
Book Information
PublisherHoughton Mifflin Company
BindingPaperback (12 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages128
Publication Date04/05/1988
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About Jay M. Pasachoff (Author) : Jay M. Pasachoff is a published author and an editor of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Jay M. Pasachoff include Holt Earth Science, Teaching and Learning Astr... more
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About Roger Tory Peterson (Editor) : Roger Tory Peterson is a published adapter, author, corporate author, editor, illustrator, and a series editor of children's books. Some of the published credits of Roger Tory Peterson include Shells ... more
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About Robin Brickman (Illustrator) : I am happy to join JacketFlap! Many of my picturebooks are about natural science, with the notable exceptions of "I Am An Artist" by Pat Lowery Collins, and "Midnight In the Cemetery" by Cheryl Harne... more
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About Wil Tirion (Illustrator) : Wil Tirion is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Wil Tirion include The Monthly Sky Guide, Collins Gem: Stars (Collins Gem), Night Sky Atlas: T... more
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