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Exploring the Night Sky: The Equinox Astronomy Guide for Beginners

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ISBN13: 9780920656662
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Awards

Winner Childrens Science Book award New York Academy of Science 1978.

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Publisher Comments:

Exploring the Night Sky is aimed at novice star gazers anxious to expand their astronomical repertoire beyond the Big and Little Dippers. Dickinson has designed a superb introduction to astronomy that is clear, concise, beautifully illustrated, and very user friendly no matter what the child's age.

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"Dozens of color paintings and some photographs accompany the text, and there is a page of advice on choosing and using binoculars and telescopes." School Library Journal

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yarlan, January 9, 2009 (view all comments by yarlan)
excellent book
several children in our program have read it and are now very interested in astronomy.
they are even teaching their parents basic astronomy.
wish i could afford to get more for our schools.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780920656662
Author:
Dickinson, Terence
Publisher:
Firefly Books
Illustrator:
Bianchi, John
Author:
Bianchi, John
Location:
Buffalo, N.Y.
Subject:
General
Subject:
Science
Subject:
Juvenile literature
Subject:
Astronomy
Subject:
Juveniles
Subject:
Science & Technology - Astronomy
Subject:
Astronomie
Subject:
Astronomy -- Juvenile literature.
Subject:
Children s-General
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Series Volume:
145
Publication Date:
19870231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
- Up
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
72
Dimensions:
8.31x8.27x.20 in. .40 lbs.
Age Level:
12-UP

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