Night Sky Field Guide To The Constellations

SKU 9781591932291



  • Popular, proven, best-selling format: the book has sold more than 100,000 copies
  • Market: Individuals and families with an interest in stargazing who want to easily locate and learn about constellations
  • Revised and expanded edition of this award-winning book takes a simple approach to finding constellations
  • Not intimidating--geared toward casual stargazers with easy-to-follow tips and instructions
  • Focuses on one constellation at a time, teaching how to locate any constellation in relation to the Big Dipper, the North Star, and the top of the sky
  • Fascinating text about the mythology of each constellation, facts, and more
  • Information applicable to most of the Northern Hemisphere
  • New section about light pollution and map showing where light pollution in the U.S. is most common
  • New discoveries and new photographs of Pluto and Ceres
  • Bonus: new section showcasing the 44 constellations of the Southern Hemisphere

Format: Paperback

Size: 0.9" H x 5.9" L x 4.3" W

# of pages: 384

Author: Jonathan Poppele