Philip's Stargazing with Binoculars Paperback – 12 Dec 2011
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A practical guide to binoculars and how to achieve the best results. Revised and updated to include the latest equipment on the market. Includes straightforward 'step-by-step' illustrations. Month-by-month guide to the best objects to study. Easy-to-use star maps covering the whole sky.
About the Author
Robin Scagell is a long-serving Vice President of Britain's Society for Popular Astronomy. A lifelong stargazer, he has worked as an observer and photographer, and as a journalist has edited a wide range of popular-interest magazines. Robin is the author of several popular astronomy books, and has contributed to many other publications. He has been awarded the Sir Arthur Clarke Award for Space Reporting in recognition of his many appearances on TV and radio talking about astronomy and space.
David Frydman has been a keen observer for many years of all things astronomical and of atmospheric phenomena. In recent years he has observed mainly with binoculars and small telescopes. He has a special interest in optical instruments, having tested and used many hundred binoculars, telescopes and lenses.
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I found it easy to read, being not nearly so dry as other books on astronomy that I have read, clear and concise.
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