Item #: 454
With 272 full color photographs, this field guide explores the fabulous mysteries above, from planets in our solar system to the constellations in both the Northern and Southern hemispheres, stars, galaxies (including the Milky Way), nebulae, astronomical bodies, objects, phenomena, and comets. Night Sky provides a concise guided tour of the heavens with 48 detailed monthly sky charts of the northern sky, and 88 full color constellation charts each offering a detailed map of individual constellations. Essays on the universe, the solar system, and constellations introduce the reader to the wonders of the sky.
Author: Mark R. Chartrand III / National Audubon Society
Astronomical Charts by Will Tirion, Astronomical Cartographer
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, New York, Random House
Published September 1991, 21st printing December 2014
Flexibound, 716 pages
Availability: In Stock