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Nightwatch: A Practical Guide to Viewing the Universe

AUTHOR Schaller, Adolf; Ferris, Timothy; Dickinson, Terence
PUBLISHER Firefly Books (09/12/2006)
PRODUCT TYPE Hardcover (Spiral)

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ISBN-13: 9781554071470
ISBN-10: 155407147X
Binding: Hardback or Cased Book (Paper Over Boards)
Content Language: English
Edition Number: 0004
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Page Count: 192
Carton Quantity: 10
Product Dimensions: 11.16 x 0.83 x 10.89 inches
Weight: 2.71 pound(s)
Feature Codes: Index, Price on Product, Table of Contents, Ikids, Illustrated
Country of Origin: CN
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Science | Space Science - Astronomy
Science | Star Observation
Dewey Decimal: 520
Library of Congress Control Number: 2006491527
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Author: Dickinson, Terence
Terence Dickinson; Foreword by Timothy Ferris; Illustrations by Adolf Schaller, Victor Costanzo an
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Foreword by: Ferris, Timothy
Timothy Ferris's works include Seeing in the Dark, The Mind's Sky (both New York Times best books of the year), and The Whole Shebang (listed by American Scientist as one of the one hundred most influential books of the twentieth century). A fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, Ferris has taught in five disciplines at four universities. He is an emeritus professor at the University of California, Berkeley and a former editor of Rolling Stone. His articles and essays have appeared in The New Yorker, Time, Newsweek, Vanity Fair, National Geographic, Scientific American, The Nation, The New Republic, The New York Review of Books, The New York Times Book Review, and many other publications. A contributor to CNN and National Public Radio, Ferris has made three prime-time PBS television specials: The Creation of the Universe, Life Beyond Earth, and Seeing in the Dark. He lives in San Francisco.
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