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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 youngster...an 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
Grouping Author miller robert
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auth_author2 Wilson, Kenneth, 1954-
author Miller, Robert (Robert M.), 1948-
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display_description This guide for the backyard astronomer provides basic information, offers activity ideas, and gives construction details and assembly drawings for six telescopes.
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ils:a118123 Book Books English Sterling Pub., Co., 1995. 160 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm.
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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