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Astronomy for dummies

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Published by IDG Books Worldwide in Foster City, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Astronomy -- Amateurs" manuals.,
  • Astronomy -- Observers" manuals.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Stephen P. Maran.
    GenreAmateurs" manuals., Observers" manuals.
    Series--For dummies
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB63 .M38 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 310 p. :
    Number of Pages310
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL54912M
    ISBN 100764551558
    LC Control Number99066326


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