Making & enjoying telescopes: 6 complete projects & a stargazer's guide

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"...follows a logical path through topics of safety, construction, sky coordinates, and, finally, design....Plans for each telescope are illustrated with both line drawings and photographs...procedures are laid out in an easy-to-follow technique...includes a rich gallery of illustrated telescopes that amateurs have built...a welcome addition as a source of ideas...well-written and well-illustrated book. The projects it presents are well within the skill level of a asset to any school or public library."--Science Books & Films.
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Grouping Title making enjoying telescopes 6 complete projects and a stargazers guide
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subject_facet Astronomy -- Observers' manuals -- Juvenile literature, Telescopes -- Design and construction -- Juvenile literature, Telescopes -- Juvenile literature
title_display Making & enjoying telescopes : 6 complete projects & a stargazer's guide
title_full Making & enjoying telescopes : 6 complete projects & a stargazer's guide / Robert Miller & Kenneth Wilson
title_short Making & enjoying telescopes :
title_sub 6 complete projects & a stargazer's guide
topic_facet Astronomy, Design and construction, Telescopes