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How to read the night sky

W. S. Kals

How to read the night sky

a new and easy way to know the stars, planets, and constellations

by W. S. Kals

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Astronomy -- Observers" manuals.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [146]

    Statement[by] W. S. Kals.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB63 .K24
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 155 p.
    Number of Pages155
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5435520M
    ISBN 100385025041
    LC Control Number73083643
    OCLC/WorldCa810493

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