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Through the Telescope a Guide for the Amateur Astronomer

By: Barnes-svarney, Patricia .L

Price: £12.50

Publisher: New York, Magraw Hill: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00505


From the very close to her far reaches of space,Through the Telescope presents a uniquely " user friendly" view of the universe, and offers both novice and advanced astronomers some of the best tools available to watch the night sky.There are creases to the top and bottom corners on the back of the book. View more info

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Beyond: Visions Of The Interplanetary Probes

By: Benson, Michael

Price: £30.00

Publisher: USA, Harry N. Abrams: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03561


In the past four decades, the small squadron of robots that have been launched to explore the Solar System has produced an eye openly visionary body of work, one that easily ranks with the greatest achievements of landscape photography. This book pulls together the most spectacular images from the history of robotic space exploration to create an awe inspiring visual narrative journey through the planets. The D/W shows light shelf wear to its corners and edge and light ... View more info

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Into Orbit

By: By the severn Astronauts of Project Mercury.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Cassell & Co: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02024


This book has the usual wear and tear to the corners and light tanning to the price boards , the page edges are tanned with some staining, the price on the front flap as been inked out, there is some staining to the back flap and the corners of the d/w shows signs of wear. Don't be fooled by the above condition of the book , this is a perfectly readable copy of the early days of space flight. View more info

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To Rise from Earth the Complete Guide to Spacflight

By: Lee,wayne

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Blandford: 2000

Edition: 2nd Editon

Sellers ID: 00514


there is some minor rubbing on the corners of the d/w. View more info

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The Invisible Universe

By: Malin David.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Bullfinch Press.: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00498


This large publication is full of some of the best astronomical photographs published. View more info

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McDaniel Report: On the Failure of Executive, Congressional, and Scientific Responsibility in Investigating Possible Evidence of Artificial Structures on the Surface

By: McDaniel, Stanley.V.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: USA, North Atlantic Books: 1993

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 03642


In preparation before the reported loss of the Mars Observer spacecraft on August 21 ,1993, this thorough and detailed year- long study is an account of NASA's apparent failure to fulfil its legal , scientific, and ethical responsibilities to the American people by properly evaluating data researched by highly qualified independent investigators, and by assigning mission priorities accordingly. The covers in protective plastic and are lightly sunned . There is residual f... View more info

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Burnham's Celestial Handbook: An Observer's Guide to the Universe Beyond the Solar System, Vol. 1

By: Robert Burnham Jr.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: UK, Dover Publications: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03715


Robert Burnham, Jr. who was on the staff of the Lowell Observatory, Flagstaff Arizona, conceived the idea of The Celestial Handbook some twenty-five years ago, when he began assembling a notebook of all the major facts published about each celestial object. In its former, privately printed edition, this handbook was acclaimed as one of the most helpful books for astronomers on any level. This is volume 1 in a three volume series. A clean, tight copy. View more info

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Burnham's Celestial Handbook: An Observer's Guide to the Universe Beyond the Solar System, Vol. 2

By: Robert Burnham Jr. Chamaeleon Through Orion

Price: £12.50

Publisher: UK, Dover Publications: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03716


This is volume two of Robert Burnham's Jr. Celestial Handbook. A good clean tight copy. View more info

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Constellations

By: Sparrow ,Giles

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Quercus Publishing Incorporated: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03481


Constellations is a stunning guide to the wonders of the night sky as well as a superb practical reference, including over 100 unique star maps, the latest space photography and a special guide to the movement of the planets through each star pattern. A fine clean tight copy. View more info

One Small Step; The Inside Story of Space Exploration.

By: Whitehouse,David

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Quercus Publishing: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03482


' One Small Step ' reveals space travel as it has never been seen before . In this history of the manned exploration of space, the men and women who journeyed into the unknown paint a vivid and dramatic portrait of spaceflight - and bring to life its exhilarations and dangers. This book also includes an audio CD of more than 40 archive recordings. The D/J has a crease to the head of the back panel. View more info