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Astronomy

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Gravity's Fatal Attraction: Black Holes in the Universe, Begelman, Mitchell; and Rees, Martin
1 Begelman, Mitchell; and Rees, Martin Gravity's Fatal Attraction: Black Holes in the Universe
New York, USA Scientific American Library 1998 0716760290 / 9780716760290 First Printing Softcover Very Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, first printing, 626gms, 246 pages. This book describes how black holes were found and what their existence implies for the evolution of our universe. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 40.00 AUD
 
 
Meteorites: A Journey Through Space and Time, Bevan, Alex; & De Laeter, John
2 Bevan, Alex; & De Laeter, John Meteorites: A Journey Through Space and Time
Sydney, Australia University of New South Wales Press 2002 086840490X / 9780868404905 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Fair 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover, First edition, 1.2kg, 215pgs. Meteorites hold the answers to the complexities of the formation of the universe, includes 250 stunning colour illustrations. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in fair condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
 
 
Astronomy 2004 Australia, Dawes, Glenn; Northfield, Peter; Wallace, Ken
3 Dawes, Glenn; Northfield, Peter; Wallace, Ken Astronomy 2004 Australia
Sydney, Australia Quasar Publishing 2003 0958590699 / 9780958590693 First Edition Soft Cover Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Soft cover, first edition, 436g, 152pgs. This book has everything you need to enjoy the night sky, with nothing other than your eyes and a sense of curiosity. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
 
 
Binocular and Naked Eye Guide to the Stars, The, Dibon-Smith, Richard
4 Dibon-Smith, Richard Binocular and Naked Eye Guide to the Stars, The
Toronto, Canada Clear Skies Publishing Company 2004 Third Edition Spiral Bound Softcover Good Not Applicable 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
Spiral bound softcover, third revised edition, third printing, 192gms, 210 pages. This is the ideal way to learn how to find your way around the night skies. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Constellations Pocket Guide, The: The 2005-2006 Edition, Dibon-Smith, Richard
5 Dibon-Smith, Richard Constellations Pocket Guide, The: The 2005-2006 Edition
Toronto, Canada Clear Skies Publishing Company 2005 0968415717 / 9780968415719 2005-2006 Edition Softcover Very Good Not Applicable 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
Softcover, poket sized, second printing, 224gms, 299 pages. Using current astonomical information, this star guide is one of the most accurate and up-to-date guides on the market. Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 27.00 AUD
 
 
Atlas of the Night Sky, Dunlop, Storm (ed)
6 Dunlop, Storm (ed) Atlas of the Night Sky
London, England The Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd 1989 0600351130 / 9780600351139 Reprint Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Tirion, Wil 
Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 744g, 80pgs, blue endpapers. This is a large format practical atlas for the amateur astronomer showing the positions of the stars and planets in the night sky. It includes a complete series of northern and southern hemisphere epoch 2000.0 star maps, a detailed analysis of the 88 constellations, and moon maps. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear. There is a book plate from a previous owner on the inside front endpaper. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
 
 
Sky Watch: A Guide to the Southern Skies, Ellyard, David
7 Ellyard, David Sky Watch: A Guide to the Southern Skies
Sydney, Australia ABC Books 1993 0733306756 / 9780733306754 Reprint Softcover Very Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, reprint, 216gms, 143 pages. This book will help you get started on your astronomy adventure. Book is in very good, near new condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 13.00 AUD
 
 
Measuring the Universe: The Historical Quest to Quantify Space, Ferguson, Kitty
8 Ferguson, Kitty Measuring the Universe: The Historical Quest to Quantify Space
London, England Headline Book Publishing 2000 0747256993 / 9780747256991 First Paperback Edition Softcover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, first paperback edition, 254gms, 306 pages. An exciting and accessible mix of history and cutting-edge science, this book chronicles man's attempts to push back the frontiers of understanding. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 8.00 AUD
 
 
Men Who Measured the Universe, The, Gribbin, John and Mary
9 Gribbin, John and Mary Men Who Measured the Universe, The
Cambridge, England Icon Books Ltd. 2004 1840465360 / 9781840465365 First Thus Softcover Very Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, first thus, 166gms, 134 pages. This book tells of the handful of pioneers obsessed with measuring the distance scale of the Universe. It is a story that reveals our curious fascination with the night sky, and the hard work, perseverance and spirit of those who sought through their observations to unlocks its secrets. Book is in very good, near new condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Official Halley's Comet Book, The, Harpur, Brian
10 Harpur, Brian Official Halley's Comet Book, The
London, England Hodder and Stoughton 1985 0340365110 / 9780340365113 First Edition Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 600gms, 184 pages, illustrated information endpapers. The most comprehensive, the most authoritative guide specifically designed for the layman of Halley's Comet. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust Jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, very mild discolouration to inside jacket flaps. Dust jacket has been price clipped, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! 
Price: 6.50 AUD
 
 
Physics-Astronomy Frontier, The, Hoyle, Fred; Narlikar, Jayant
11 Hoyle, Fred; Narlikar, Jayant Physics-Astronomy Frontier, The
San Francisco, USA W. H. Freeman and Company 1980 0716711605 / 9780716711605 First Edition Hard Cover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover, first edition, 996g, 483pgs, coloured endpapers. Focuses on the fundamental forces at work in the universe, and provides a basis for understanding astronomical phenomena. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in fair condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
 
 
Miss Leavitt's Stars: The Untold Story of the Woman Who Discovered How to Measure the Universe, Johnson, George
12 Johnson, George Miss Leavitt's Stars: The Untold Story of the Woman Who Discovered How to Measure the Universe
New York, USA Atlas Books 2006 0393051285 / 9780393051285 First Edition Softcover Very Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, first edition, 168gms, 162 pages. Book is in very good, near new condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 8.00 AUD
 
 
Journey Beyond Selene: Remarkable Expeditions to the Solar System's 63 Moons, Kluger, Jeffrey
13 Kluger, Jeffrey Journey Beyond Selene: Remarkable Expeditions to the Solar System's 63 Moons
London, England Little, Brown and Company 1999 0316648426 / 9780316648424 First Edition Paperback Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Paperback, First Edition, 400gms, 314 pages. Journey Beyond Salene tells for the first time the fascinating story of the people who are making these voyages of discovery happen- the brilliant men and women of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! 
Price: 11.50 AUD
 
 
Deep-Sky Objects For Binoculars, Kozak, John T.
14 Kozak, John T. Deep-Sky Objects For Binoculars
Cambridge, MA, USA Sky Publishing Corporation 1988 0933346502 First Edition Softcover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, first edition, 188gms, 127 pages. This guide describes 130 deep-sky objects - star clusters, nebulae, and galaxies - that are visible in binoculars on a clear, dark night. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Totality: Eclipses of the Sun, Littmann, Mark; Willcox, Ken; and Espenak, Fred
15 Littmann, Mark; Willcox, Ken; and Espenak, Fred Totality: Eclipses of the Sun
Oxford, England Oxford University Press 1999 0195131797 / 9780195131796 Second Edition Softcover Very Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, second edition, 522gms, 268 pages. This book takes you to the eclipses of the past, present, and future, and lets you see and feel why people travel to the ends of the Earth to observe them. Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and tear. There is a small pen mark on the inside front page from a previous owner, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 19.00 AUD
 
 
Colours of the Galaxies, Malin, David; Murdin, Paul
16 Malin, David; Murdin, Paul Colours of the Galaxies
Enderby, England Promotional Reprint Company Limited, The 1993 1856481263 / 9781856481267 Reprint Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Very Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Laminated pictorial boards replicated on the dust jacket, Reprint, 1,000gms, 198 pages, blank endpapers. Colours of the Galaxies uses spectacular photography to show the colours of stars, galaxies, and nebulae. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, chipping and a few small tears, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! 
Price: 15.00 AUD
 
 
Story of Astronomy, The, Moore, Patrick
17 Moore, Patrick Story of Astronomy, The
London, England Book Club Associates 1974 Reprint Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 1,025gms, 253 pages, purple coloured endpapers. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Dust Jacket is in good condition with moderate shelf wear, chipping and a few small tears, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! 
Price: 15.00 AUD
 
 
2006 Yearbook of Astronomy, Moore, Patrick (ed)
18 Moore, Patrick (ed) 2006 Yearbook of Astronomy
London, England Pan Macmillan Limited 2005 1405048662 / 9781405048668 First Edition Paperback Very Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Paperback, First Edition, 500gms, 331 pages. The 2006 edition contains authoritative star charts and detailed monthly notes that plot a clear path through the year's eclipses, comets, meteors, nebulae and phases of the moon. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! 
Price: 20.00 AUD
 
 
Pathways to the Gods: The Mystery of the Andes Lines, Morrison, Tony
19 Morrison, Tony Pathways to the Gods: The Mystery of the Andes Lines
Great Britain Book Club Associates 1979 0859550532 / 9780859550536 Book Club Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover with tan boards and pictorial dust jacket, book club edition, 650g, 208pgs. What are the strange lines in the Andes, drawn eerily straight for distances of up to 20 miles? This book poses an answer to an archaeological mystery that has captured the public imagination. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only minor shelf wear. There is a small tear to the dust jacket, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Road to The Stars, The, Nicolson, Iain
20 Nicolson, Iain Road to The Stars, The
New York, USA William Morrow and Company, Inc 1978 0688033369 / 9780688033361 First Edition Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 750gms, 224 pages, blank endpapers. With its unique combination of hard fact and informed speculation, The Road to the Stars is more than just an exciting entertainment: it is also an indispensible handbook to the future. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust Jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! 
Price: 18.00 AUD
 
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