Chronicling the Golden Age of Astronomy [E-Book] : A History of Visual Observing from Harriot to Moore /
Table of Contents: ... -- Chapter 6: Charles Messier, the Ferret of Comets -- Chapter 7: Thomas Jefferson and His Telescopic Forays.-Chapter 8: The Herschel Legacy -- Chapter 9: Thinking Big - The Pioneers of Parsonstown -- Chapter 10: The Astronomical Adventures of William Lassell...

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The Vatican Observatory, Castel Gandolfo: 80th Anniversary Celebration [E-Book] /
Table of Contents: ... reflections on the Influence and Role of Scientific Thought in the Context of the New Evangelization (G. Tanzella-Nitti) -- 18) The philosophy of expertise: the case of Vatican astronomers (Louis Caruana) -- 19) Furnishing Creation (Paul Mueller).- Conclusion....

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Successfully starting in astronomical spectroscopy : a practical guide [E-Book] /
Dynamical astrochemistry [E-Book] /
The Scientific Legacy of William Herschel [E-Book] /
Table of Contents: ...Preface - Foreword, Michael Hoskin. - Chapter One: Becoming an Astronomer: William Herschel's Journey Through an Eighteenth Century Education -- Chapter Two: Willaim Herschel and Comets -- Chapter Three: William Herschel's "Star Gages" and the Structure...

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Heaven and Earth united : instruments in astrological contexts [E-Book] /
Subject (ZB): ...Astronomical instruments -- History....

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Simon Marius and His Research [E-Book] /
Gaab, Hans
Table of Contents: ...Foreword -- Preface -- The World of Jupiter, English Translation of Mundus Iovialis -- Concerning the Biography of Simon Marius -- Hans Philip Fuchs von Bimbach (c. 1567-1626), Patron of Simon Marius -- Georg Caesius as Appointed Court Astronomer...

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Imaging the Messier Objects Remotely from Your Laptop [E-Book] /
Explaining Lithium Enriched Red Giant Branch Stars [E-Book] /
Planetary Systems from the Ancient Greeks to Kepler [E-Book]
Table of Contents: ...Cover -- Planetary Systems from the Ancient Greeks to Kepler -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- List of Figures -- Foreword -- Introduction -- I. Astronomical Knowledge of the Ancient Greeks -- Knowledge of the Sun's, the Moon's, and the Planets...

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Systems Engineering for Astronomical Telescopes [E-Book] /
Subject (ZB): ...Large astronomical telescopes...

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Radio Telescope Reflectors : Historical Development of Design and Construction [E-Book] /
Dynamics of Extremal Black Holes [E-Book] /
The Rise of Radio Astronomy in the Netherlands [E-Book] : The People and the Politics /
Lewis Swift [E-Book] : Celebrated Comet Hunter and the People's Astronomer /
Space Telescopes [E-Book] : Capturing the Rays of the Electromagnetic Spectrum /
Our Place in the Universe [E-Book] : Understanding Fundamental Astronomy from Ancient Discoveries /
Kwok, Sun
Table of Contents: ... in the Sky -- The Imperfect Heaven -- Unification of Heaven and Earth -- Epilogue -- Further reading -- Appendix I Longitudes and latitudes of cities -- Appendix II Astronomical measurements -- Appendix III How long does it take for the Sun to rise and set...

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Astronomy of the Milky Way [E-Book] : The Observer's Guide to the Northern Sky /
Astronomy for Older Eyes [E-Book] : A Guide for Aging Backyard Astronomers  /
Table of Contents: ... Formulas -- Appendix 4: Astronomical League Observing Programs -- Appendix 5: North America Star Parties -- Appendix 6: Messier Catalog -- Appendix 7: Selected Non-Messier Catalog NGC Objects -- Appendix 8: The Caldwell Catalog -- Appendix 9: The Herschel 400...

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Four Pillars of Radio Astronomy: Mills, Christiansen, Wild, Bracewell [E-Book] /