Choosing and Using a Dobsonian Telescope

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ISBN: 978-1-4419-8785-3 (Print) 978-1-4419-8786-0 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

  2. The Dobsonian Telescope

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-12

      John Dobson, The Man and His Legacy

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      Chapter

      Pages 13-31

      Know Thy Dob

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      Chapter

      Pages 33-57

      The Mini-Dobs

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      Chapter

      Pages 59-78

      Getting Serious

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      Chapter

      Pages 79-97

      The Planetary Dobs

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      Chapter

      Pages 99-120

      The 12- to 16-inch Dobs

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      Chapter

      Pages 121-150

      Different Strokes

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      Chapter

      Pages 151-166

      Here Be Monsters

  3. Using Your Dobsonian

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 167-167

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      Chapter

      Pages 169-189

      Accessorizing Your Dob

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      Chapter

      Pages 191-200

      Adjusting, Maintaining, and Testing Your Dob

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      Chapter

      Pages 201-212

      Sketching and Imaging with Your Dob

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      Chapter

      Pages 213-220

      Where Next, Columbus?

  4. Back Matter

    Pages 221-232