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Uranography

Charles A. Young

Uranography

a brief description of the constellations visible in the United States, with star-maps, and lists of objects observable with a small telescope

by Charles A. Young

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Published by Ginn & company in Boston and, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Constellations

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby C. A. Young ... A supplement to the author"s "Elements of astronomy for high schools and academies".
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 p. l., 42 p. IV double maps.
    Number of Pages42
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23661515M
    OCLC/WorldCa8160355

      Page 1 of 2 - Is Uranometria still the most detailed sky atlas published on paper? - posted in Astro Art, Books, Websites & Other Media: I have the original and current prints of Uranometria , same for Sky Atlas Is Uranometria still the most detailed bound sky atlas, for DSOs and star magnitudes, or are there now others with greater detail? Book description: Astrology of the Thirteen Signs of the Zodiac is a book which explains a new theory in this ancient field of study. It was prompted by the fact that Western Astrology has outlived its lifetime and its elements have been rendered obsolete by its cousin, the science of Astronomy.

      Make no mistake about it, these are some heavyweights in the uranography department. Much of this information can be obtained elsewhere. The book contains four main sections: an unaided-eye star atlas, a constellation guide, a lunar atlas, and a solar system observing guide.4/5(2). Book/Printed Material Lessons in astronomy, including uranography; a brief introductory course without mathematics, Also available in digital form. Contributor: Young, Charles A. (Charles Augustus).

    Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Lessons in Astronomy Including Uranography: A Brief Intoductory Course Without Mathematics Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Addeddate Pages:   The Uranometria is a big step up from the old Norton's Star Atlas and a must have for any serious deep sky observing. As a comet hunter this book saves me a great deal of time working with unwieldy cd rom star atlases which, although they contain much more information on the night sky, are not as ready to hand/5(3).


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Celestial cartography, uranography, astrography or star cartography [citation needed] is the fringe of astronomy and branch of cartography concerned with mapping stars, galaxies, and other astronomical objects on the celestial ing the position and light of charted objects requires a variety of instruments and techniques.

These techniques have developed from angle measurements with. This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc.

that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning : Charles Augustus Young. Lessons in Astronomy Including Uranography Hardcover – January 1, by Charles A.

Young (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" — Author: Charles A. Young. Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user Uranography book.

Notes Atlas has cover-title: Atlas of the heavens: showing Uranography book places of the principal stars, clusters and nebutæ designed to accompany the Uranography atlas dashingPages: Excerpt from Lessons in Astronomy, Including Uranography a Brief Introductory Course Without Mathematics It has been thought well also to add brief notes on the legendary mythology of the constellations for the benefit of such pupils as are not likely to become familiar with it in the study of classical literature/5(3).

The English meaning should be something like "star cartography" or the greek-latin "celestiography", so those can be used instead of greek "uranography". Rursus17 April (UTC) What about "star cartography". Rursus17 April (UTC) I honestly have rarely seen the term "uranography" used. "Star chart" is the more common term.

Uranography definition, the branch of astronomy concerned with the description and mapping of the heavens, and especially of the fixed stars.

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Uranography; or, A description of the heavens; designed for academies and schools; accompanied by an atlas of the heavens, showing the places of the principal stars, clusters, and by: 3.

Elements of Astronomy. A Text-book for High Schools and Academies, with a Uranography. By Professor CHARLES A. YOUNG. | Uranography. 30 cents. Lessons in Astronomy. Including Uranography. By Professor CHARLES A. YOUNG. Prepared for schools that desire a brief course free from mathematics.

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At the age of 24 he became a minister in the Dutch Reformed Church. Plancius fled from Brussels to Amsterdam to avoid religious prosecution by the Inquisition. uranorrhaphy: [ pal″ah-tor´ah-fe ] surgical correction of a cleft palate ; see also palatoplasty. Excerpt from Lessons in Astronomy, Including Uranography a Brief Introductory Course Without Mathematics The most important change in the arrangement of the book has been in bringing the Uranography or constellation-trac ing, into the body of the text, and placing it near the begin ning; a change in harmony with the accepted principle that those Price Range: $ - $ - nemfrog: Mars.

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