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GETTING STARTED:
SKY WATCHING
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Nightwatch: A Practical Guide to Viewing the Universe

Best first Astronomy book. All time best seller in this category. Includes a set of star charts.
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PLANISPHERES
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All sky watchers need a planisphere to quickly show the location of stars and constellations for any date and time. Note: Planispheres are designed for specific latitudes so be sure to select one for your latitude.


Guide to the Stars

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A large 16-inch diameter information-rich planisphere (plastic) for use anywhere between latitude 30° & 60° North. Also available in a Southern Hemisphere edition.
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STAR ATLASES
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Pocket Sky Atlas: Jumbo Edition
Pocket Sky Atlas
Jumbo Edition (8.25 x 11.5 in)

Updated edition of the most highly regarded star atlas for use at the telescope. Featuring 80 star charts including close-up star charts of interesting star fields.
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Star Maps for Beginners
Orion DeepMap 600
Bright Star Atlas 2000.0
Norton's Star Atlas
The Cambridge Star Atlas
The Observer's Sky Atlas
Pocket Sky Atlas
Sky Atlas 2000.0 Deluxe
Interstellarum Deep Sky Atlas
Uranometria 2000.0

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The Evening Sky Map
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ASTROPHOTOGRAPHY
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The World at Night - Spectacular photographs of the night sky
The World at Night

A collection of truly spectacular photographs of the night sky taken from around the world.
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SKY MYTHS
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What We See in the Stars by Kelsey Oseid
What We See in the Stars

A richly illustrated guide to the myths, histories, and science of the celestial bodies of our solar system, with stories and information about constellations, planets, comets, the northern lights, and more.
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NEW BOOKS
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New Release
September 2019


Dark Skies by Lonely Planet
Dark Skies

Lonely Planet guide to dark sky sites and parks, where best to see the aurora, upcoming solar eclipses, rocket launches and more.
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CELESTIAL JIGSAWS
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Ravensburger 16213 Map of The Universe by Tomas Filsinger -- jigsaw puzzle
Map of the Universe: Jigsaw Puzzle

(23.5 in. x 31.5 in.)
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1500-piece jigsaw puzzle consisting of a single hemisphere star map surrounded by informative astronomical and calendrical data and graphics.
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