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The Stars: A New Way to See Them (1952)

by H. A. Rey

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A beginner's comprehensive guide to the stars, presenting the constellations in shapes that correspond sensibly to their names. Includes forty charts of the skies through the seasons.
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  pszolovits | Feb 3, 2021 |
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  OakGrove-KFA | Mar 29, 2020 |
Great first book for Stargazing ( )
1 vote verncox | Apr 17, 2016 |
This is simply the best stargazing book there is. Written for children and adults, it makes things so simple, but never talks down. ( )
3 vote amaraduende | Mar 30, 2013 |
Great book for a beginning astronomer of any age. No jargon just easy to understand terms.
  Lanzoni | Jan 17, 2011 |
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This book is meant for people who want to know just enough about the stars to be able to go out at night and find the major constellations, for the mere pleasure of it.
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A beginner's comprehensive guide to the stars, presenting the constellations in shapes that correspond sensibly to their names. Includes forty charts of the skies through the seasons.

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