The Resource Starwatch : a month-by-month guide to the night sky, Robin Kerrod ; [illustrators, Richard Monkhouse, John Cox, Sally Bond]

Starwatch : a month-by-month guide to the night sky, Robin Kerrod ; [illustrators, Richard Monkhouse, John Cox, Sally Bond]

Label
Starwatch : a month-by-month guide to the night sky
Title
Starwatch
Title remainder
a month-by-month guide to the night sky
Statement of responsibility
Robin Kerrod ; [illustrators, Richard Monkhouse, John Cox, Sally Bond]
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents an introduction to astronomy with illustrations of constellations one might see at a particular time from both the northern and southern hemispheres
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kerrod, Robin
Dewey number
523.8/022/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QB63
LC item number
.K455 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Monkhouse, Richard
  • Cox, John
  • Bond, Sally
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stars
  • Constellations
  • Constellations
  • Stars
  • Astronomy
  • Constellations
  • Stars
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Starwatch : a month-by-month guide to the night sky, Robin Kerrod ; [illustrators, Richard Monkhouse, John Cox, Sally Bond]
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A quarto book"--Title page verso
  • Planisphere in pocket
  • Includes index
Accompanying material
1 planisphere)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Getting started -- Tools of the trade -- Family of the sun -- Looking at the -- moon -- Profiling-the moon -- Looking at planets -- Profiling-the planets -- Looking at comets -- Looking at stars -- Profiling--the stars: Skies month by month -- January skies -- Auriga to Orion -- Nebulas-clouds among the stars -- February skies -- Cancer to Gemini -- March skies -- Carina to Vela -- Key constellations-signposts to the stars: April skies -- Canes Venatici to Virgo -- May skies -- Bootes to Ursa Minor -- Zodiac-the circle of animals -- June skies -- Cepheus to Scorpius -- July skies -- Ara to Serpens -- Milky Way-arch of countless stars -- August skies -- Aquila to Sagittarius -- Meteors-stars that fall from the sky -- September skies -- Aquarius to Piscis -- Ustrinus -- October skies -- Andromeda to Tucana -- Galaxies-star islands in space -- November skies -- Aries to Triangulum -- December skies -- Columba to Triangulum Australe -- Clusters-stars that travel together -- Words to remember -- Index -- Credits
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (96 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color) ;
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035677214
Label
Starwatch : a month-by-month guide to the night sky, Robin Kerrod ; [illustrators, Richard Monkhouse, John Cox, Sally Bond]
Link
Publication
Note
  • "A quarto book"--Title page verso
  • Planisphere in pocket
  • Includes index
Accompanying material
1 planisphere)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Getting started -- Tools of the trade -- Family of the sun -- Looking at the -- moon -- Profiling-the moon -- Looking at planets -- Profiling-the planets -- Looking at comets -- Looking at stars -- Profiling--the stars: Skies month by month -- January skies -- Auriga to Orion -- Nebulas-clouds among the stars -- February skies -- Cancer to Gemini -- March skies -- Carina to Vela -- Key constellations-signposts to the stars: April skies -- Canes Venatici to Virgo -- May skies -- Bootes to Ursa Minor -- Zodiac-the circle of animals -- June skies -- Cepheus to Scorpius -- July skies -- Ara to Serpens -- Milky Way-arch of countless stars -- August skies -- Aquila to Sagittarius -- Meteors-stars that fall from the sky -- September skies -- Aquarius to Piscis -- Ustrinus -- October skies -- Andromeda to Tucana -- Galaxies-star islands in space -- November skies -- Aries to Triangulum -- December skies -- Columba to Triangulum Australe -- Clusters-stars that travel together -- Words to remember -- Index -- Credits
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (96 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color) ;
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035677214

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