The Complete Star Atlas (Hardcover)
The Complete Star Atlas: A Practical Guide to Viewing the Night Sky is the all-in-one guide to the stars. It is a must-have book for anyone who wants to learn the constellations, find the brightest stars, and view the best deep-sky objects. Perfect for all stargazers This 160-page book from Michael E. Bakich, retired Astronomy magazine Senior Editor, introduces readers, from novice to experts, to observing the night sky with accurate, easy-to ready star maps optimized for use with red flashlights. Maps are accompanied by informative articles and full-color photographs to show everything you can see in the night sky with the naked eye or with a small telescope.
Michael E. Bakich retired as Senior Editor of Astronomy magazine in 2019 but continues to be a contributor. He has published 6 astronomy-related books and is a much sought-after tour guide to eclipses, sky events, and historical astronomy sites.