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Nature Guide Stars and Planets: Dinwiddie, Robert/ Gater, Will/ Sparrow, Giles/ Stott, Carole: BOOKS KINOKUNIYA
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Nature Guide Stars and Planets
Nature Guide Stars and Planets
出版社 : Bertrams Books
出版日期 : 2012/07
Binding : Paperback
ISBN : 9781405375870

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书籍简介
Source: ENG
Place of Publication: Great Britain
Table of Contents
 
    The Night Sky
      What is the Universe?                        8  (2)
      Objects in the Sky                           10 (6)
      The Celestial Sphere                         16 (2)
      Constellations and Asterisms                 18 (2)
      Seasons and the Zodiac                       20 (2)
      Celestial Motions                            22 (2)
      Naming Sky Objects                           24 (2)
      Distances and Magnitudes                     26 (4)
    Tools and Techniques
      The Basics                                   30 (2)
      When and Where to Observe                    32 (2)
      Orientation                                  34 (2)
      Types of Binoculars                          36 (2)
      Using Binoculars                             38 (2)
      Types of Telescope                           40 (2)
      Telescope Mounts                             42 (2)
      Telescope Properties                         44 (2)
      Setting Up a Telescope                       46 (2)
      Aligning a Telescope                         48 (2)
      Go-to Telescopes                             50 (2)
      Telescope Observing                          52 (2)
      Astrophotography                             54 (4)
      Record Keeping                               58 (4)
    The Solar System
      The Sun and Planets                          62 (2)
      Observing the Planets                        64 (2)
      The Sun                                      66 (6)
      The Moon                                     72 (10)
      Eclipses                                     82 (4)
      Mercury                                      86 (2)
      Venus                                        88 (2)
      Mars                                         90 (4)
      Jupiter                                      94 (4)
      Saturn                                       98 (4)
      Uranus                                       102(2)
      Neptune                                      104(2)
      Dwarf Planets and the Kuiper Belt            106(2)
      Comets                                       108(4)
      Meteors                                      112(2)
      Asteroids                                    114(4)
      Aurorae                                      118(2)
      Atmospheric Phenomena                        120(4)
    The Stars and Beyond
      What are Stars?                              124(2)
      Multiple, Variable, and Nearby Stars         126(2)
      Nebulae                                      128(4)
      Exotic Celestial Objects                     132(2)
      Star Clusters                                134(4)
      The Milky Way                                138(4)
      Galaxies                                     142(4)
      Galaxy Clusters                              146(2)
      Understanding the Universe                   148(4)
    Monthly Sky Guide
      How to Use this Section                      152(2)
      January                                      154(6)
      February                                     160(6)
      March                                        166(6)
      April                                        172(6)
      May                                          178(6)
      June                                         184(6)
      July                                         190(6)
      August                                       196(6)
      September                                    202(6)
      October                                      208(6)
      November                                     214(6)
      December                                     220(8)
    The Constellations
      How to Use this Section                      228(1)
      The Constellations                           229(99)
Directory                                          328(10)
Glossary                                           338(4)
Index                                              342(8)
Acknowledgments                                    350
 

From the planets in our solar system to the constellations that brighten up the night skies, leaf through "Nature Guide Stars and Planets", a beautiful guide to our solar system and beyond. Part of a new generation of compact natural history guides, "Stars and Planets" is expertly written and packed full of stunning images that reveal the intricate details and unique characteristics of our stars and planets. This guide will give you knowledge of the galaxy at your fingertips. With information on the tools and techniques you'll need to observe the night skies and a guide to all 88 constellations, "Nature Guide Stars and Planets" is the ideal identification guide to keep in your pocket.BE BF BG BH BI BJ BL BM BN BO BR BS BT BV BW BY BZ CC CD CF CG CH CI CK CL CM CN CO CR CU CV CX CY CZ DE DJ DK DM DO DZ EC EE EG EH ER ES ET FI FJ FK FM FO FR GA GD GE GF GG GH GI GL GM GN GP GQ GR GS GT GU GW GY HK HM HN HR HT HU ID IL IM IN IO IQ IR IS IT JE JM JO JP KE KG KH KI KM KN KP KR KW KY KZ LA LB LC LI LK LR LS LT LU LV LY MA MC MD ME MF MG MH MK ML MM MN MO MP MQ MR MS MT MU MV MW MX MY MZ NA NC NE NF NG NI NL NO NP NR NU OM PA PE PF PG PH PK PL PM PN PR PS PT PW PY QA RE RO RS RU RW SA SB SC SD SE SG SH SI SJ SK SL SM SN SO SR ST SV SY SZ TC TD TF TG TH TJ TK TL TM TN TO TR TT TV TW TZ UA UG UM UY UZ VA VC VE VG VI VN VU WF WS YE YT ZM ZWIII: Civilian Surveillance 4. Ominous Designs: Israel's Strategies and Tactics of Controlling the Palestinians during the First Two Decades Ahmad Sa'di 5. The Matrix of Surveillance in Times of National Conflict: The Israeli-Palestinian Case Hillel Cohen 6. The Changing Patterns of Disciplining Palestinian National Memory in Israel Tamir Sorek Part IV: Political Economy and Globalization of Surveillance 7. Laboratories of War: Surveillance and US-Israeli Collaboration in War and Security Steven Graham 8. Israel's Emergence as a Homeland Security Capital Neve Gordon 9. From Tanks to Wheelchairs: Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, Zionist Battlefield Experiments, and the Transparency of the Civilian Nick Denes Part V: Citizenship Criteria and State Construction 10. Legal Analysis and Critique of Some Surveillance Methods Used by Israel Usama Halabi 11. Orange, Green, and Blue: Colour-Coded Paperwork for Palestinian Population Control Helga Tawil-Souri 12. "You Must Know Your Stock": Census as Surveillance Practice in 1948 and 1967 Anat E. Leibler Part VI: Surveillance, Racialization, and Uncertainty 13. Exclusionary Surveillance and Spatial Uncertainty in the Occupied Palestinian Territories Ariel Handel 14. "Israelization" of Social Sorting and the "Palestinianization" of the Racial Contract: Reframing Israel/Palestine and The War on Terror Yasmeen Abu-Laban and Abigail B. Bakan Part VII: Territory and Population Management in Conflict Zones 15. British and Zionist Data Gathering on Palestinian Arab Land Ownership and Population during the Mandate Michael Fischbach 16. Surveillance and Spatial Flows in the Occupied Palestinian Territories Nurhan Abujidi 17. Territorial Dispossession and Population Control of the Palestinians Rassem Khamaisi Part VIII: Social Ordering, Biopolitics and Profiling 18. The Palestinian Authority Security Apparatus: Biopolitics, Surveillance and Resistance in the Occupied Palestinian Territories Nigel Parsons 19. Behavioural Profiling in Israeli Aviation Security as a Tool for Social Control Reg Whitaker