Binocular Astronomy

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-7466-1 (Print) 978-1-4614-7467-8 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxv

  2. Binoculars

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Chapter

      Pages 3-8

      Why Binoculars?

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      Chapter

      Pages 9-41

      Binocular Optics and Mechanics

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      Chapter

      Pages 43-61

      Choosing Binoculars

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      Chapter

      Pages 63-76

      Evaluating Binoculars

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      Chapter

      Pages 77-94

      Care and Maintenance of Binoculars

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      Chapter

      Pages 95-118

      Holding and Mounting Binoculars

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      Chapter

      Pages 119-127

      Binocular Telescopes

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      Chapter

      Pages 129-139

      Observing Accessories

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      Chapter

      Pages 141-145

      Observing Techniques

  3. Deep Sky Objects for Binoculars

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 147-147

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      Chapter

      Pages 149-192

      Overview

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      Chapter

      Pages 193-235

      December Solstice to March Equinox (RA 04:00 h to 10:00 h)

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      Chapter

      Pages 237-281

      March Equinox to June Solstice (RA 10:00 h to 16:00 h)

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      Chapter

      Pages 283-346

      June Solstice to September Equinox (RA 16:00 h to 22:00 h)

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      Chapter

      Pages 347-389

      September Equinox to December Solstice (RA 22:00 h to 04:00 h)

  4. Back Matter

    Pages 391-435