Last edited by Matilar
Saturday, July 25, 2020 | History

11 edition of Touring the universe through binoculars found in the catalog.

Touring the universe through binoculars

a complete astronomer"s guidebook

by Philip S. Harrington

  • 235 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Wiley in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Astronomy -- Observers" manuals.,
  • Binoculars.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-286) and index.

    StatementPhilip S. Harrington.
    SeriesThe Wiley science editions
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB64 .H37 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 294 p. :
    Number of Pages294
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1875720M
    ISBN 100471513377
    LC Control Number90035740

      Touring the Universe through Binoculars Atlas - posted in Binoculars: Friends,Several years ago, I teamed up with Dean Williams from Little Rock, AR, to create a program that we called the Touring the Universe through Binoculars Atlas, or TUBA for short. TUBA was designed to complement my book of (almost) the same name by letting the user produce customizable charts . Books. Binoculars and All Purpose Telescopes; Paul, H.; Book Sales, ; ISBN Out of print. Web sites. Best Binocular Reviews. Well researched site devoted to all aspects of binoculars, including reviews by the site's creator. His page on astronomical binoculars is .

      Touring the Universe through Binoculars Atlas - posted in Astronomy Software & Computers: Friends, Several years ago, I teamed up with Dean Williams from Little Rock, AR, to create a program that we called the Touring the Universe through Binoculars Atlas, or TUBA for short. TUBA was designed to complement my book of (almost) the same name by letting the user produce . Get this from a library! Touring the universe through binoculars: a complete astronomer's guidebook. [Philip S Harrington] -- A guide to binocular astronomy featuring deep sky objects visible through binoculars.

    Some slight wear. Just not a bino guy so I don't need this. $21 PayPalled/shipped CONUS. This comprehensive work takes you on a personal tour of the universe using nothing more than a pair of binoculars. More comprehensive than any book currently available, it starts with Earth's nearest neighbor, the moon, and then goes on to explore each planet in the solar system, asteroids, meteors, comets and the : Philip S Harrington.


Share this book
You might also like
Freedom to soar

Freedom to soar

Ashantee and the Gold Coast

Ashantee and the Gold Coast

Critical perspectives on accounting and finance

Critical perspectives on accounting and finance

role of public libraries in supporting adult independent learning

role of public libraries in supporting adult independent learning

origin of the Expedition against Ticonderoga, in 1775.

origin of the Expedition against Ticonderoga, in 1775.

Dial M for murder

Dial M for murder

Aging in place

Aging in place

Plans, progress, and experience to date of the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board

Plans, progress, and experience to date of the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board

A Midsummer Nights Dream

A Midsummer Nights Dream

To all whom it may concern

To all whom it may concern

case of Mr. S. Roma respecting the business done by him for the Corporation of London in cleaning andrestoring their pictures &c. and the money due to him for the same.

case of Mr. S. Roma respecting the business done by him for the Corporation of London in cleaning andrestoring their pictures &c. and the money due to him for the same.

John Whittakers Ceremonial of the coronation of His most sacred majesty King George the fourth.

John Whittakers Ceremonial of the coronation of His most sacred majesty King George the fourth.

Black Dot Sketchbook 5 7/8 x 8 1/4

Black Dot Sketchbook 5 7/8 x 8 1/4

Touring the universe through binoculars by Philip S. Harrington Download PDF EPUB FB2

This comprehensive work takes you on a personal tour of the universe using nothing more than a pair of binoculars. More comprehensive than any book Touring the universe through binoculars book available, it starts with Earth's nearest neighbor, the moon, and then goes on to explore each planet in the solar system, asteroids, meteors, comets and the sun/5(28).

Touring the Universe Through Binoculars proves just this by discussing the entire binocular universe and lists more than 1, sky objects from celestial pole to celestial pole. It takes you on a tour of the universe using nothing more than a pair of binoculars.

Binoculars are NOT just a beginner's steppingstone on their way to their first "real" telescopes; they are valuable observational tools in their own right.

Touring the Universe Through Binoculars proves just that by discussing the entire binocular universe, listing more. This comprehensive work takes you on a personal tour of the universe using nothing more than a pair of binoculars.

More comprehensive than any book currently available, it starts with Earth's. This comprehensive work takes you on a personal tour of the universe using nothing more than a pair of binoculars. More comprehensive than any book currently available, it starts with Earths nearest neighbor, the moon, and then goes on to explore each planet in the solar system, asteroids, meteors, comets and the sun.

"Touring the Universe Through Binoculars" is a self-contained guide for amateur astronomers and novice sky-watchers. It includes a unique atlas providing listings of deep-sky objects visible with binoculars and also all you need to know about buying and using binoculars, as well as a section on homemade s: This comprehensive work takes you on a personal tour of the universe using nothing more than a pair of binoculars.

More comprehensive than any book currently available, it starts with Earth's nearest neighbor, the moon, and then goes on to explore each planet in the solar system, asteroids, meteors, comets and the : Turner Publishing Company. Touring the Universe through Binoculars: A Complete Astronomer's Guidebook (Wiley Science Editions).

The TOURING THE UNIVERSE THROUGH BINOCULARS STAR ATLAS (TUBA, for short) is the only star atlas designed specifically for use with binoculars. Conceived by Dean Williams of Cabot, Arkansas, the atlas plots all of the objects listed in the book plus shows stars to 11th magnitude, a reasonable limit for giant : Philip S.

Harrington. First, when the original 1st edition of Binocular Astronomy was published, there was only one other full-length binocular observing guide on the market, Phil Harrington's Touring the Universe with Binoculars, and Phil's book is so different from mine that we can hardly be called competitors: our two books appeal to completely different sorts of readers and observers.

/ Touring the Universe through Binoculars: A Complete Astronomer's Guidebook / pages / This comprehensive work takes you on a personal tour of the universe using nothing more than a pair of binoculars.

More comprehensive than any book currently available, it starts with Earth's nearest neighbor, the moon, and then goes on to. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Touring the Universe through Binoculars: A Complete Astronomer's Guidebook out of 5 stars One of best books for binoculars, but difficult to use with kindle.

Reviewed in the United States on Aug Verified Purchase/5. Touring the Universe through Binoculars Atlas is the only star atlas designed specifically for use with binoculars. Conceived by Dean Williams of Cabot, Arkansas, the atlas plots all of the. adshelp[at] The ADS is operated by the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory under NASA Cooperative Agreement NNX16AC86A.

Touring the Universe Through Binoculars Atlas: self-published, In addition, Phil has also written extensively for Astronomy, Deep Sky, Sky & Telescope, and Astronomy Now (UK) magazines.

For these achievements, he received the Astronomical League's Northeast Regional Award for Buy the Hardcover Book Touring The Universe Through Binoculars: A Complete Astronomer's Guidebook by Philip S. Harrington atCanada's largest bookstore.

Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. About Philip S. Harrington A lifelong amateur astronomer, Phil Harrington was bitten by the "astronomical bug" when he was assigned to watch the total lunar eclipse of April as a homework assignment.

Since then, Phil has spent countless hours touring the universe through telescopes and binoculars. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Touring the Universe through Binoculars: A Complete Astronomer's Guidebook (Wiley Science Editions 79) at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.

Book Overview Astronomy enthusiasts are waking up to the enjoyment of touring the heavens through binoculars. Powers of resolution - especially of faint objects - are as much as 40 per cent better using binocular vision, and colour perception is also enhanced considerably.5/5(3).

The TOURING THE UNIVERSE THROUGH BINOCULARS STAR ATLAS (TUBA, for short) is the only star atlas designed specifically for use with binoculars. Conceived by Dean Williams of Cabot, Arkansas, the atlas plots all of the objects listed in the book plus shows stars to 11th magnitude, a reasonable limit for giant binoculars.

BookLibrary Manager | | Reference | Touring the Universe through Binoculars: A Complete Astronomer's Guidebook.Touring the Universe through Binoculars A Complete Astronomer's Guidebook Twelve years have passed since Touring the Universe Through Binoculars was first published and it continues to be a standard reference for binocular observers.This comprehensive work takes you on a personal tour of the universe using nothing more than a pair of binoculars.

More comprehensive than any book currently available, it starts with Earth's nearest neighbor, the moon, and then goes on to explore each planet in the .