Dark skies : a practical guide to astrotourism

Title
Dark skies : a practical guide to astrotourism

Author
Stimac, Valerie author.

ISBN
9781788686198

Physical Description
287 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm.

General Note
Includes index.

Contents
Foreword / by Phil Plait -- Introduction -- Usage guide -- Stargazing -- Dark places -- Astronomy in action -- Meteor showers -- Aurora -- Eclipses -- Launches -- Space flight -- Conclusion.

Subject Term
Astronomy.
 
Meteor showers.

Summary
Discover the best stargazing destinations around the world with Lonely Planet. This comprehensive companion includes guides to 35 dark-sky sites and national parks, where to see the aurora, the next decade of total solar eclipses and how to view rocket launches, plus the lowdown on commercial space flight. --


LibraryMaterial TypeCall NumberItem AvailableCopiesStatus
Hardwood Creek Library (Forest Lake)Book520 STI11Nonfiction Collection
R.H. Stafford Library (Woodbury)Book520 STI11Nonfiction Collection