This work, rich in illustrations and written by experts on astronomy, will teach you essential knowledge for observing the sky:
* The origin of the stars and their different categories (simple, double, variable, supernovae, white dwarfs, pulsars, etc.), others celestial objects (star clusters, nebulae, galaxies, etc.).
* The origin of the planets of our solar system, their orbits, their satellites.
* The most appropriate observational instruments (binoculars, telescopes, cameras, etc.).
In addition, this book includes a valuable guide to the sky, containing all the celestial objects.
This guide will be of interest to those who approach astronomy for the first time as well as to those who already possess a basic knowledge of the stars and the sky.