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The Resource The observing guide to the Messier Marathon : a handbook and atlas, Don Machholz

The observing guide to the Messier Marathon : a handbook and atlas, Don Machholz

Label
The observing guide to the Messier Marathon : a handbook and atlas
Title
The observing guide to the Messier Marathon
Title remainder
a handbook and atlas
Statement of responsibility
Don Machholz
Title variation
Messier Marathon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the history and process of the Messier Marathon--in which amateur astronomers attempt to find all of the galaxies, nebulae, and star clusters listed by eighteenth-century astronomer Charles Messier in his famous Catalogue--and provides more than ninety star maps for use in trying to achieve it
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
522
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
Adult
LC call number
QB64
LC item number
.M234 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
Label
The observing guide to the Messier Marathon : a handbook and atlas, Don Machholz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 93-95) and index
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xiii, 157 p.
Isbn
9780521803861
Lccn
2002071562
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(IMchF)fol08568272
Label
The observing guide to the Messier Marathon : a handbook and atlas, Don Machholz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 93-95) and index
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xiii, 157 p.
Isbn
9780521803861
Lccn
2002071562
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(IMchF)fol08568272

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