Hardback The stars / editors, Martyn Page, Cathy Meeus, Steve Setford, Scarlett O'Hara.
Publication year: 2016
Publisher: London : Dorling Kindersley Limited,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780241226025 (hbk.) :
This is a stunning guide to the celestial wonders of our universe, capturing the beauty of the cosmos beyond our solar system. Fully authenticated by the Smithsonian Institution, 'The Stars' lets you explore the awe-inspiring wonders of our universe and discover the most fascinating objects known to astronomy, from glittering starbirth nebulae to supermassive black holes. Stunning 3-D graphics chart all 88 constellations from Andromeda to Virgo, forming a complete map of the night sky. With incredible new imagery from the Hubble Space Telescope, and an array of focus topics including the Milky Way, the Big Bang, and the timeline of the telescope, 'The Stars' is the ultimate visual guide to the cosmos and a truly out-of-this-world gift for every stargazer.
256 pages : illustrations (colour), maps (colour) ; 31 cm