Patrick Moore's Practical Astronomy

Astronomy of the Milky Way: The Observer's Guide to the Northern Sky (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series) [Repost]

Astronomy of the Milky Way: The Observer's Guide to the Northern Sky (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series) by Mike Inglis
English | 7 Jun. 2017 | ISBN: 3319490818 | 360 Pages | PDF | 40.63 MB

This is the first of a two-volume set that deal with the entire Milky Way. This first volume looks at what can be seen predominantly from the Northern Skies. In addition to the descriptive text, there are many star charts and maps,
Choosing and Using Astronomical Eyepieces (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series)

Choosing and Using Astronomical Eyepieces (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series) by William Paolini
English | 26 Aug. 2013 | ISBN: 1461477220 | 460 Pages | EPUB | 7.52 MB

A valuable reference that fills a number of niches including that of a buyer's guide, technical desk reference and observer's field guide. It documents the past market and its evolution, right up to the present day.

Observer's Guide to Star Clusters (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at April 15, 2017
Observer's Guide to Star Clusters (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series)

Observer's Guide to Star Clusters (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series) by Mike Inglis
English | 20 July 2013 | ISBN: 146147566X | 296 Pages | EPUB | 4.1 MB

This book helps readers find objects in the night sky with small-, medium-, and large-aperture telescopes. It provides comprehensive coverage for identifying and locating star clusters in all relevant constellations in the northern and southern hemispheres.
Astronomy for Older Eyes: A Guide for Aging Backyard Astronomers (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series)

Astronomy for Older Eyes: A Guide for Aging Backyard Astronomers (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series) by James L. Chen
English | 13 Apr. 2017 | ISBN: 3319524127 | 236 Pages | PDF | 13.59 MB

This book is for the aging amateur astronomy population, including newcomers to astronomy in their retirement and hobbyists who loved peering through a telescope as a child. Whether a novice or an experienced observer, the practice of astronomy differs over the years. This guide will extend the enjoyment of astronomy well into the Golden Years by addressing topics such as eye and overall health issues, recommendations on telescope equipment, and astronomy-related social activities especially suited for seniors.

Observing Nebulae (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series) [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at Feb. 20, 2017
Observing Nebulae (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series) [Repost]

Observing Nebulae (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series) by Martin Griffiths
English | 14 Nov. 2016 | ISBN: 3319328824 | 304 Pages | PDF | 16.96 MB

This book enables anyone with suitable instruments to undertake an examination of nebulae and see or photograph them in detail. Nebulae, ethereal clouds of gas and dust, are among the most beautiful objects to view in the night sky.
A Buyer's and User's Guide to Astronomical Telescopes & Binoculars (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series)

A Buyer's and User's Guide to Astronomical Telescopes & Binoculars (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series) by James Mullaney
English | 6 Feb. 2010 | ISBN: 1846284392 | 220 Pages | PDF | 4.13 MB

Both beginning/novice amateur astronomers (at the level of Astronomy and Night Sky magazine readers), as well as more advanced amateur astronomers (level of Sky and Telescope) will find this book invaluable and fascinating.

Astronomy with a Home Computer (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by melia at Feb. 10, 2015
Astronomy with a Home Computer (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series)

Neale Monks, "Astronomy with a Home Computer (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series)"
English | 2005 | ISBN: 1852338059 | 202 pages | PDF | 6.4 MB

The Amateur Astronomer (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series) by Patrick Moore  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Oct. 21, 2014
The Amateur Astronomer (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series) by Patrick Moore

The Amateur Astronomer (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series) by Patrick Moore
Springer; 12th ed. 2006 edition | October 11, 2005 | English | ISBN: 1852338784 | 293 pages | PDF | 11 MB

This 2000 Edition of Sir Patrick Moore’s classic book has been completely revised in the light of changes in technology. Not only do these changes include commercially available astronomical telescopes and software, but also what we know and understand about the universe.
Grating Spectroscopes and How to Use Them (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series) (Repost)

Grating Spectroscopes and How to Use Them (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series) By Ken M. Harrison
2012 | 220 Pages | ISBN: 1461413966 | PDF | 6 MB

Grating Spectroscopes and How to Use Them is written for amateur astronomers who are just getting into this field of astronomy. Transmission grating spectroscopes look like simple filters and are designed to screw into place on the eyepiece of a telescope for visual use, or into the camera adapter for digicam or CCD imaging.
Choosing and Using Astronomical Filters (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series) (Repost)

Choosing and Using Astronomical Filters (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series) By Martin Griffiths
2015 | 284 Pages | ISBN: 1493910434 | PDF | 15 MB