Amateur Astronomy

Advanced Amateur Astronomy (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at Dec. 23, 2015
Advanced Amateur Astronomy (repost)

Gerald North, "Advanced Amateur Astronomy"
English | 1997 | ISBN: 0521574307, 0521574072 | 414 pages | PDF | 5,7 MB

Celestial Objects for Modern Telescopes (Practical Amateur Astronomy)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by advisors at Feb. 6, 2015
Celestial Objects for Modern Telescopes (Practical Amateur Astronomy)

Celestial Objects for Modern Telescopes (Practical Amateur Astronomy) By Michael A. Covington
2002 | 282 Pages | ISBN: 0521524199 | PDF | 4 MB

Advanced Amateur Astronomy (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at June 4, 2013
Advanced Amateur Astronomy (repost)

Gerald North, "Advanced Amateur Astronomy"
English | 1997 | ISBN: 0521574307, 0521574072 | 414 pages | PDF | 5,7 MB

Written by an accomplished amateur astronomer and available for the first time in North America, this advanced guide is designed to take your evening explorations to new heights. Beginning with an explanation of the fundamental principles of practical astronomy
Spectroscopy for Amateur Astronomers: Recording, Processing, Analysis and Interpretation

Marc F. M. Trypsteen, Richard Walker, "Spectroscopy for Amateur Astronomers: Recording, Processing, Analysis and Interpretation"
English | ISBN: 1107166187 | 2017 | 165 pages | PDF | 19 MB
Astronomy for Older Eyes: A Guide for Aging Backyard Astronomers (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series) [Repost]

Astronomy for Older Eyes: A Guide for Aging Backyard Astronomers (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series) by James L. Chen
English | 27 Mar. 2017 | ISBN: 3319524127 | 252 Pages | PDF | 13.59 MB

This book is for the aging amateur astronomy population, including newcomers to astronomy in their retirement and hobbyists who loved peering through a telescope as a child. Whether a novice or an experienced observer, the practice of astronomy differs over the years.
Astronomy Adventures and Vacations: How to Get the Most Out of Astronomy in Your Leisure Time (repost)

Astronomy Adventures and Vacations: How to Get the Most Out of Astronomy in Your Leisure Time (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series) by Timothy Treadwell
English | 5 Apr. 2017 | ISBN: 3319500007 | 276 Pages | PDF | 22.44 MB

This astronomy travel guide examines the many wonderful opportunities for experiencing the observing hobby. Amateur astronomy is often consigned to observing from home or from a local park, yet it can be much more. Tim Treadwell explores all the possibilities of astronomical and space-related activities that are available on day trips and longer vacations.
Astronomy Adventures and Vacations: How to Get the Most Out of Astronomy in Your Leisure Time

Astronomy Adventures and Vacations: How to Get the Most Out of Astronomy in Your Leisure Time (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series) by Timothy Treadwell
English | 25 Apr. 2017 | ISBN: 3319500007 | 259 Pages | PDF | 22.44 MB

This astronomy travel guide exposes the many wonderful opportunities for experiencing the observing hobby farther afield. Amateur astronomy is often consigned to observing from home or from a local park, yet it can be much more.
Astronomy for Older Eyes: A Guide for Aging Backyard Astronomers (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series)

Astronomy for Older Eyes: A Guide for Aging Backyard Astronomers (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series) by James L. Chen
English | 13 Apr. 2017 | ISBN: 3319524127 | 236 Pages | PDF | 13.59 MB

This book is for the aging amateur astronomy population, including newcomers to astronomy in their retirement and hobbyists who loved peering through a telescope as a child. Whether a novice or an experienced observer, the practice of astronomy differs over the years. This guide will extend the enjoyment of astronomy well into the Golden Years by addressing topics such as eye and overall health issues, recommendations on telescope equipment, and astronomy-related social activities especially suited for seniors.

Astro-Imaging Projects for Amateur Astronomers: A Maker's Guide  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Jan. 7, 2017
Astro-Imaging Projects for Amateur Astronomers: A Maker's Guide

Astro-Imaging Projects for Amateur Astronomers: A Maker's Guide By Jim Chung
English | EPUB | 246 Pages | 2015 | ISBN : 3319185454 | 10.47 MB

This is the must-have guide for all amateur astronomers who double as makers, doers, tinkerers, problem-solvers, and inventors. In a world where an amateur astronomy habit can easily run into the many thousands of dollars, it is still possible for practitioners to get high-quality results and equipment on a budget by utilizing DIY techniques.

Astronomy with a Budget Telescope: An Introduction to Practical Observing  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by leonardo78 at Feb. 25, 2016
Astronomy with a Budget Telescope: An Introduction to Practical Observing

Astronomy with a Budget Telescope: An Introduction to Practical Observing by Patrick Moore , John Watson
Publisher:Springer; 2nd ed. 2012 edition | ISBN: 1461421608 | 165 pages | PDF | 7,4 MB

Astronomy with a Budget Telescope, 2nd Edition is a complete introduction to buying and using a low-cost amateur astronomical telescope. It provides essential hints and tips about what to look for when buying on a budget - the best are now excellent value, but they all lack an astronomer's advice about setting them up and using them. Astronomy with a Budget Telescope was first published in 2003, since then technology has moved on substantially.