Books by Philip S. Harrington

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Astronomy For All Ages


The Deep Sky: An Introduction


Eclipse!


The Illustrated Timeline of the Universe


The Space Shuttle


Star Ware, 4th edition


Star Watch


Touring the Universe Through Binoculars

 

Star Watch

Chapter 5.  

The Deep Sky

 

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Topics covered

The physics of deep-sky objects

  • Double and multiple stars

  • Variable stars

  • Open and globular star clusters

  • Bright and planetary nebulae

  • Galaxies

 

Chapter 5 notes

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