Dorling Kindersley Handbooks 145x215 224 страниц. 2002 год. Дорлинг Киндерсли Each of the planets in the Solar System is illustrated and described in detail, while the often complex process of locating planets in the night sky is made as simple as possible with unique charts and diagrams. For those new to astronomy, a highly visual introduction explains many of the basic concepts and offers expert advice on the best methods and equipment for observation. A concise glossary explainsany scientific and technical terms used. The clearest, most accessible guide to observing and understanding the night sky; Packed with easy-to-use charts and diagrams for accurate identification of all constellations, stars and planets; Concise and jargon-free text explains what to look for and where, and describes each feature in detail.