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Starlight nights

the adventures of a star-gazer

by Leslie C. Peltier

  • 318 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Sky Publishing in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Peltier, Leslie C., 1900-,
    • Astronomers -- United States -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Leslie C. Peltier, illustrated with drawings by the author ; introduction by David H. Levy.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQB36.P4 .A3 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL47126M
      ISBN 100933346948
      LC Control Number99046982

      Boötes contains a number of double stars including Alkalurops which, shining from a distance of around light years, has magnitude and components that are resolvable through binoculars. Located at a distance of around 95 light years, Iota is one of a tiny triangle of stars found just to the east of Benetnash, the end star in the. Starlight Nights: The Adventures of a Star-Gazer. Reprint of the 1st Ed Pub by Harper and Row, New York by Peltier, Leslie C. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

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        Meteors and Meteorites On any clear night of the year a sometimes brilliant, rapidly moving streak of light may be seen against the background of stars. This streak of light is known as a meteor (or shooting star) and usually persists for less than a second. Starlight Nights has 2, members. Welcome to Starlight Nights - my new Facebook group, here to help all fellow star gazers and astronomy enthusiasts to.


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Starlight Nights A Journey Through the Night Sky with Brian Jones At around the age of five I was allowed to look through my father’s binoculars for the first time and I happened to point them at the stars.

This started me off on my journey of discovery of the night sky. Page 1 of 2 - Leslie Peliters Starlight Nights - posted in Astro Art, Books, Websites & Other Media: I just finished reading Leslie Peltiers Starlight Nights.

I really enjoyed this book. I knew nothing of the author prior to reading the book, save that I knew David Levy greatly admired him. I didnt even know what the book was going to be about, was it an. This classic autobiography of one of the 20th century's foremost amateur astronomers was originally published by Harper & Row in In his new foreword, Sky & Telescope contributing editor David H.

Levy points out that although many books describe how to watch the sky, Starlight Nights tells us why. The book is illustrated with Peltier family photographs. Starlight Nights is not an instructional astronomy guide. It's not about telling you how to do it, just like David Levy says in the by: 2.

Proclaimed the “world’s greatest non-professional astronomer” by Harvard Observatory’s Dr. Harlow Shapley inLeslie Peltier is Del. In Starlight Nights he recalls these achievements and reflects on the meaning of observational astronomy as well as all of nature.

This new edition features an introduction by S&T contributing editor David H. Levy plus 16 black-and-white photographs from the 4/5(1). Starlight Nights. 2K likes. To promote and share an interest and understanding of astronomy and the night sky to and with fellow astronomers and star ers: 2K.

In this sizzling companion to the critically acclaimed Days, Stacey Kade once again creates a masterful combination of romance, angst, and thrills in the backdrop of a Hollywood film set.

At twenty-two, Calista Beckett is trying to overcome her early fame and fortune. The former savior of the world on Starlight is now a freshman at college—miles away Brand: Tom Doherty Associates. If the night is really clear, try to seek out the lion’s skin which acts as Orion’s shield.

This is represented by a faint line of stars stretching from the northernmost Omicron 1 down to Pi 6. Arabian astronomers knew these stars collectively as Al Kumm, the Sleeve (of the garment in which Orion was dressed).

This means that the planet lies opposite the Sun in the sky, and that it rises at or around the time of sunset and remains visible throughout the night.

Opposition this year was on 8th April so, if you look for a brilliant, reddish point of light in the south-eastern sky, a little way above the bright star Spica in the constellation Virgo, you. Starlight Nights - posted in Astro Art, Books, Websites & Other Media: Someone from my astro club reccommended the book Starlight Nights by Leslie Peltier.

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It hasn’t been necessary, and I don’t want her to think of me like that/5(25).Peltier is principally known for his autobiography Starlight Nights, for which he was named Ohio Author of the Year in This work has been read by generations of astronomers.

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