Books by Philip S. Harrington

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Astronomy For All Ages

The Deep Sky: An Introduction


The Space Shuttle

Star Ware, 4th edition

Star Watch

Touring the Universe Through Binoculars

Touring the Universe Through Binoculars Atlas


Star Watch

Chapter 7.  

Summer Sky Windows


Topics covered Chapter notes Recommended reading

Topics covered

  • Over 40 summertime deep-sky objects are described and plotted on instructive "Sky Windows" that making finding each easy.
  • Click on the thumbnail at right to see a full size sample of one of the chapter's "Sky Windows."
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Chapter 7 notes

  • Star Watch Extra: "What happened to NGC 6633?"  Although listed in "Appendix C: The Messier Catalog Plus", p. 283, it was omitted from chapter 7.  Here is the original write-up and map.


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