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            Stargazer: A Step-by-step Guide to the Southern Night Sky

            Stargazer: A Step-by-step Guide to the Southern Night Sky (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Australia, Dk

            • RRP: $29.99
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            Stargazer takes you through constellations one-by-one, linking them together as you progress using easy-to-follow star routes that guide you across the celestial sphere. Adapted carefully for the southern hemisphere, this book is perfect for budding astronomers learning to naviga...te our expansive and fascinating universe. Complete with practice exercises, stunning colour photography of nebulas and galaxies, and amazing facts about our solar system and beyond, this book is a reliable and exciting new guide to our skies.
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            ISBN 9780143795575
            Published AU 2 Apr 2019
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age Children
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            Vargic's Curious Cosmic Compendium: Space, the Universe and Everything Within It
             

            Vargic's Curious Cosmic Compendium: Space, the Universe and Everything Within It (Hardback)

            By Vargic, Martin

            • RRP: $55.00
            • $41.25
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            • Pub Date
              19 Nov 19

            Explore the wonders of the universe like you have never seen before with this incredible new book from the bestselling author Martin Vargic.This is a compendium of beautifully innovative designs that explain all of the weird and wonderful aspects of the cosmos; from the history o...f the universe to what makes up our solar system and even how human life fits into the wider picture, Vargic celebrates the scale and spectacle of the universe on every page.Be taken on a journey through space with the chapters 'The History of the Universe', 'Solar System' and 'Humans and the Universe'.The beautiful illustrations throughout Vargic's Miscellany of Curious Maps changed the way that we look at the world, now it is time for us to look even further into the wonders of the universe around us.
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            ISBN 9780718185268
            Released AU 19 Nov 2019
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Mappings: Society/Theory/Space
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            Visual Galaxy: The Ultimate Guide to the Milky Way and Beyond

            Visual Galaxy: The Ultimate Guide to the Milky Way and Beyond (Hardback)

            By Geographic, National; Foreword by Hadfield, Chris

            • RRP: $79.99
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            This compelling visual journey through our galaxy combines more than 350 photographs, illustrations, and graphics.

            ISBN 9781426220609
            Released AU 5 Nov 2019
            Publisher National Geographic Books
            Interest Age General Audience
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            2020 Australasian Sky Guide
             

            2020 Australasian Sky Guide (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Lomb, Nick

            • RRP: $16.99
            • $16.99
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            Compact, easy to use and reliable, this popular guide by well-known astronomer and author Dr Nick Lomb has been providing stargazers with everything they need to know about the southern night sky for over 25 years. The 2020 guide contains monthly sky maps, an Indigenous astronomy... section, viewing tips and highlights, and details of the year's exciting celestial events. Wherever you are in Australia or New Zealand, easy calculations allow you to estimate local rise and set times for the Sun, Moon and planets. The 2020 Australasian Sky Guide also provides information on the solar system, updated with the latest findings from space probes.
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            ISBN 9781863172134
            Published AU 15 Sep 2019
            Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The World at Night: Spectacular photographs of the night sky

            The World at Night: Spectacular photographs of the night sky (Hardback)

            By Tafreshi, Babak

            • RRP: $55.00
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            In partnership with the international organisations The World at Night and Astronomy Without Borders - The World at Night is a stunning, expertly curated celebration of our night sky.

            ISBN 9781781319130
            Released AU 5 Nov 2019
            Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Astronomy: A Visual Guide

            Astronomy: A Visual Guide (Hardback)

            By DK; Consultant editor Ridpath, Ian

            • RRP: $45.00
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            Take a tour of the Universe, from the 150km impact craters on the Moon to Jupiter's Great Red Spot - a 400mph swirling storm that started in the 1600s.This stunningly illustrated handbook is lavishly designed to cover every aspect of astronomy. Learn about the history of discover...ies in the field, from the earliest human civilizations to the present day. Discover more about astronomical phenomena, from the supermassive black hole at the centre of our galaxy, and what happens when a star runs out of energy, to theories about the fate of the Universe - including the Big Crunch and the Big Rip, and take a visual tour of the Solar System, complete with the very latest photographs of the planets.A definitive month-by-month guide to the night sky, with profiles of all 88 constellations, over 100 star charts, and an Almanac of astronomical events over the next decade, will help you to navigate your way around the night sky, and locate stars, galaxies, and other objects. Featuring no-nonsense advice on how to observe the skies using the naked eye, binoculars, and telescopes, Astronomy is the perfect guide for keen amateur astronomers, as well as a great reference book for the whole family.
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            ISBN 9780241317808
            Released AU 3 Sep 2018
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            The Little Book of Black Holes

            The Little Book of Black Holes (Hardback)

            By Gubser, Steven S.; Pretorius, Frans

            • RRP: $46.99
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            The description for this book, The Little Book of Black Holes, will be forthcoming.

            ISBN 9780691163727
            Released AU 15 Sep 2017
            Publisher Princeton University Pre
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Science Essentials
            Language (English)
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            Odd Science - Spectacular Space

            Odd Science - Spectacular Space (Hardback)

            By Olstein, James

            • RRP: $19.99
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            Odd Science: Spectacular Space is filled with weird and wacky facts that you've never heard before. Read about the first flower grown in space, wonder at the tallest mountain in the solar system and tell your friends that Saturn could float in water! Prepare to laugh, marvel and ...learn. Being a geek has never been so cool.
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            ISBN 9781843654032
            Released AU 1 May 2019
            Publisher Pavilion Books
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            Stars

            Stars (Paperback, New edition)

            By Kaler, James B.

            • RRP: $27.00
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            Including images from the Hubble Space Telescope, this text explains the history, folklore and life-cycle of stars, as well as the evolution of high-mass stars, whose deaths generate supernovae, pulsars, neuron stars and black holes.

            ISBN 9780716760313
            Released AU 15 Dec 1998
            Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Scientific American Library
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            Legends of the Stars

            Legends of the Stars (Hardback)

            By Moore, CBE, DSc, FRAS, Sir Patrick

            • RRP: $32.99
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            The stories behind the constellations

            ISBN 9780752449029
            Released AU 6 Mar 2009
            Publisher The History Press Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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