Atlas of the Constellations: Discover the Secrets of the Night Sky
Author: Giles Sparrow
Release Date: April 03, 2007
For aspiring astronomers or anyone who has ever been captivated by the
beauty of the stars, ATLAS OF THE CONSTELLATIONS is a wonderfully accessible and comprehensive guide to the night sky.
This beautiful volume features accurate and clear star charts and diagrams of all
88 recognized constellations in the northern and southern hemispheres, including all twelve constellations of the zodiac. Beginning with a brief introduction to the stars, ATLAS OF THE CONSTELLATIONS features one full page on each constellation, detailing its naming and mythology, location in the sky, the best times of year to view it,
and its key stars and nebulae.
Included are constellations such as:
â�¢ Corona Borealis
â�¢ Ursa Major
Comprehensive and informative, ATLAS OF THE CONSTELLATIONS will enable every reader to unlock the secrets of the night sky.