Telescopes and Techniques

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-4890-7 (Print) 978-1-4614-4891-4 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xix

  2. Telescopes

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-30

      Types of Telescopes

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      Pages 31-57

      Telescope Optics

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      Pages 59-65

      Modern Small Telescope Design

  3. Positions and Motions

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 67-67

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      Pages 69-99

      Positions in the Sky

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      Pages 101-128

      Movements of Objects in the Sky

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      Pages 129-142

      Telescope Mountings

  4. Observing

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 143-143

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      Pages 145-149

      Electromagnetic Radiation

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      Pages 151-179

      Visual Observing

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      Pages 181-196

      Detectors and Imaging

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      Pages 197-212

      Data Processing

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      Pages 213-221

      Photometry

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      Pages 223-230

      Spectroscopy

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 231-255