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NightWatch Cover


By Terence Dickinson

$37 (tax and shipping included)

  • step-by-step charts to the night sky
  • 20-page annotated star atlas with individual star magnitudes
  • buyer’s guide to telescopes
  • star and constellation pronunciation guide
  • 192 pages, large format, spiral-bound (opens flat)
  • more than 200 photos and illustrations, colour throughout
  • planet locations and conjunction lists, eclipse tables

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Observer's Handbook Cover

Observer’s Handbook 2017

Edited by James S. Edgar and Published by The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada

$35 (tax and shipping included)

The Observer’s Handbook, a 352-page guide published annually by The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, has come to be regarded as the standard North American reference for data on the sky. The Handbook material is of interest to astronomers, scientists, teachers, students, science writers, campers, Scout and Guide leaders, and interested readers. The Handbook forms the basis of many secondary and university astronomy courses, and it should be in every library.

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