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2 edition of introduction to practical astronomy ... found in the catalog.

introduction to practical astronomy ...

W. Pearson

introduction to practical astronomy ...

by W. Pearson

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Published by Printed for the author in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Astronomy -- Tables,
  • Astronomical instruments,
  • Spherical astronomy

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy the Rev. W. Pearson ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB145 .P3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6960588M
    LC Control Number05031478

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    A Practical Introduction to Spherics and Nautical Astronomy Being an Attempt to Simplify Those Useful Sciences by Kelly, F. and a great selection of related books, art . Astronomy is designed to meet the scope and sequence requirements of one- or two-semester introductory astronomy courses. The book begins with relevant scientific fundamentals and progresses through an exploration of the solar system, stars, galaxies and cosmology. The Astronomy textbook builds student understanding through the use of relevant analogies, clear and non-technical .

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