Review of the hardback: 'I liked this volume very much and thoroughly enjoyed reading it … a valuable addition to the literature and would be a great help and encouragement to any observer thinking of taking up any of these studies.' Michael Hendrie, Journal of the British Astronomical Association
Review of the hardback: 'This book is a useful introduction to the lesser bodies of our Solar System …' Astronomy Now
Review of the hardback: '… the meat of this book is its practical content, which has the feel of people who really know what they are talking about...though they start simple, they take you as far as you could want to go, including the use of the CCD detectors … whatever your day job, if you are interested in astronomy you can start simple and work your way up to professional standard. This is an excellent place to start on that road.' New Scientist
Review of the hardback: 'For me, the best part is David Levy's account of comet-hunting. A successful hunter himself, Levy has many tips to share.' The Observatory
A clear and easy-to-use guide on how to make successful and valuable observations and records of comets, asteroids, meteors and the zodiacal light.