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These books are available to members
All books can be loaned for 4 weeks or until another member requests it which ever is greater.
The books are looked after by Secretary Dr Mike Rushton so please contact him if you wish to borrow a copy.

Author
Title
Date
Notes




Instruments and techniques





Covington C
Astrophotography for the Amateur
1991
Film
Groit M
Optics Guide 4
1988
Catalogue
Kitchin C
Telescopes and techniques
2003
Springer. Reviewed by RC
Mollise R
Choosing and using a Schmidt-Cassegrain T'scope
2001

Moore P (Ed)
More small astronomical observatories
2002
Reviewed by RC includes cd of earlier book
Muirden J
Beginner's guide to Astronomical Telescope making
1978

Ratledge D
The art and science of CCD astronomy
1997
2 Copies
Various
Box of data on Hewitt camera techniques
1960





Solar Observing








Nicholson I
The Sun
1982

Spence P
Sun Observer's guide
2004
Phillips. Reviewed by RW












Historical








Dreyer J, Turner H
History of thr RAS. Vol 1 1820-1920
1987

Dunlop s, Gerbaldi M
Stargazers. The contribution of amateurs to astronomy
1988

Gould R
John Harrison and his timekeepers
1985
24pp Reprint
Littman M
The Heavens on Fire
1999
Leonids 1833
Lockyer W
The Norman Lockyer Observatory Handbook
1935

McClure J
Syllabus of course of 12 asronomy lectures
1887
Reprint
NMM Greenwich
The Planispheric Astrolabe
1976

Olson R, Pasachoff J
Fire in the Sky, Comets and meteors
1998
In art and science
Overbye D
Lonely Hearts of the cosmos
1991
Historical cosmology
Szoerkowicz J
Nicolaus Copernicus 1473-1973
1972
Slim volume
Tayler R
History of thr RAS. Vol 2 1920-1980
1987

Verschuur G
The Invisble Universe revealed
1987
The story of radio astronomy




The Moon








Vatious
Phil Trans RS Series A 285
1977
Devoted to the moon
















General Astronomy







Begelman M
Turn Right at Orion. Travels through the cosmos
2000
Not the constellation guide
Berthier D
Urban Astronomy
2003
Reviewed by RC
Dunkin E
The Midnight Sky
1890

Dunlop S, Tirion W
Collins: How to identify the night sky
2002

Edberg S
Research Amateur Astronomy
1991
Reviewed by RC
Hamlyn P
Stars - a guide to astronomy
1965

Jones B
The Practical Astronomer
1990

Kolb R
Blind Watchers of the Sky
1999
Not literaly (quote from Tycho Brahe)
Martinez P
The Observer's Guide to Astronomy
1994
Vol 1
Mayer B
Starwatch
1984
Basic constellation guide pulished by Celestron
Moore P
The Observer's Year
1998

Moore P
Philips Guide to the Stars and Planets
1993

Moore P
Philips Guide to the Stars and Planets
2004
Reviewed by SB
Moore P
Patrick Moore's Armchair Astronomy
1984

Moore P, Watson J
Astronomy with a budget telescope
2003
Reviewed by AB
Muirden P, Oenston M
The Canopus Encyclopedia of Astronomy
2004

Odenwald S
The Astonomy Café 365 Q and A from "Ask the Astronomer"


Ottewell G
The Astronomical Companion
1981
Large format paperback
Pasachoff, Kutner
University Astronomy
1978

Peltier L
Starlight Nights
1967

Price P
The Complete and Easy Guide to Stargazing
2005
Reviewed by RW
Ridpath I
Stars and Planets : Eyewitness Handbooks
1998

Scagell R
Stargazing with a telsecope
2009
Philips. Reviewd by RC
Sruve O
Elementary Astronomy
1959

Urarov F, Chapman D
A dictionary of science
1959
Slim paperback, International Lunar Society
Waxman J
A Workbook for Astronomy
1984





Mathematical








Duffett-Smith P
Astronomy with your personal computer
1985
ist edition Note date
HMNAO
The Nautical Almanac 2010
2008

HMSO
Explanatory Supplement to A Ephemeris
1961

Kunitsyn V, Tereshvhenko
Ionospheric Tomography
2003

Meeus J
Astronomical Formulae for Calculators
1980
The defininative guide




Stars








Carrol B, Ostlie D
An introduction to modern astrophysics
1996
Highly mathematical
Emerson D
Interpreting Astronomical Spectra
1996
Highly mathematical
Habing H, Olofsson H
Asymptotic Giant Branch Stars
2004

Hall D, Genet R
Photelectric photometry of variable stars
1982
IAPP
Harwit M
Astrophysical Concepts
1982

Kaler J
Stars and their Spectra
1989
Introduction
Kaler J
Stars and their Spectra
1990
Introduction
Lena P
Observational Astrophysics
1988

Mann A
Shadow of a Star
1997
The neutrino story of SN 1987A
NASA
Star formation in Galaxies
1986
Heavyweight conference publication
White R
Observational Astrophysics
1992





Galaxies & Deep Sky






Archinal B
The Nonexistent star clusters of the RNGC
1993
The Webb Society
Bone N
Philips Deep Sky Observers Guide
2004
Reviewed by KA
Coe S
Deep sky Oserving, The Astronomical Tourist
2000

Malin D, Muirdin P
Colours of Galaxies
1984

Mallas J, Kreimer E
The Messier Album
1978
Reprinted from Sky & Telescope
O'Meara S
The Caldwell Objects
2002

Petschek A
Supernova
1990





Comets







Crovisier J, Encrenaz T
Comet Science
2000

Sagan C, Druyan A
Comet
1984
Halley
Shanklin J
BAA Observing guide to comets
1996





Eclipses








Balearic Is Government
Total Eclipse of the Sun Mallorca 1905
2005
Multiple research papers
Brunier S, Luminet J-P
Glorious Eclipses
2000
Coffee table book
Espenak F
Fifty Year Canon of Lunar Eclipses 1986-2035
1989
NASA
Espenak F
Fifty Year Canon of Solar Eclipses 1986-2035
1987
NASA Two copies
Espenak F, Anderson J
Total Solar Eclipse of 3 November 1994
1993

Espenak F, Anderson J
Total Solar Eclipse of 24 October 1995
1994
2 copies
Espenak F, Anderson J
Total Solar Eclipse of 9 March 1997
1995

Espenak F, Anderson J
Total Solar Eclipse of 26 Feb 1998
1996

M Littman,K Willcox, F Espenak
Totality, Eclipses of the Sun
1998
Reviewed by RC
M Littman,K Willcox, F Espenak
Totality, Eclipses of the Sun
1999
Second copy
Williams S
UK Solar eclipses from year 1
1996









Planets








Gehrels T
Asteroids
1979

Gehrels T
Jupiter
1976

Kowal C
Asteroids. Their nature and utilization
1996

McNab D, Younger J
The Planets
1999
BBC book of the series
Moore P
Guide to Mars
1965

New Scientist
New science in the solar system
1973

Price F
The Planet Observers Handbook
2000

Roberts J
Radio Emission from the planets
1963

Rukl A
Moon, Mars and Venus. O concise guide in colour
1976





Atlases








Briggs G, Taylor F
The Cambridge Photographic Atlas of the planets
1982

Brown
Brown's Star Atlas for Navigational Astronomy
1969
Two copies
Dunlop S
Atlas of the night sky
2005
Excellent, constellation by constellation
ESA
Millenium Star Atlas
1997
As Vol 14-16 of Hip and Tycho catalogue
Lewis H
The Times Atlas of the Moon
1969

Mellinger A, Stoyan R
The Cambridge Photographic Star Atlas
2011
Large format
Moore P et al
The Atlas of the Universe


Moore P, Hunt G
The Atlas of the Solar System
1988

Newton J, Teece P
The Cambridge Deep Sky Album
1983

Norton A
Norton's Star Atlas and reference handbook
1959
14th edition
Norton A
Norton's Star Atlas and reference handbook
1990
17th edition signed by G Satterthwaite
Papadopoulos
True Visual Mag Photographic star atlas
1979
Vol2 Equatorial stars
Papadopoulos
True Visual Mag Photographic star atlas
1980
Vol3 Northern stars. Note large and heavy
Philips
Star Chart Epoch 2000
1990
Printed on plastic
Sandage A
The Hubble Atlas of galaxies
1961
Not HST!
Sandage A,Bedke J
The Carnegie Atlas of Galaxies
1994
I n two large volumes
SAO
SAO Star Atlas
1950
Epoch
Tirion, Rappaport, Lovi
Uranometria 2000.0
1988
In two volumes
Vehrenberg H
Atlas Stellarum 1950.0
1970
Photographic star atlas 2 Vols Large
Vehrenberg H
Atlas of Deep Sky Splendors
1988
Photographic




Star Catalogues







ESA
The Hipparcos and Tycho catalogues
1997
Vol 1-13 catalogues
Moscow Acad of Sciences
General Catalogue of variable Stars Vols 1-4
1985
Vol 4 duplicated
Moscow Acad of Sciences
New catlogue of suspected variable stars
1982

Nautical Almanac Office
Catalog of 3539 Zodiacal Stars for the equinox 1950.0
1984

SAO
SAO Star catalogue
1966
In four volumes
Sinnott R
NGC 2000.0
1988













Space Technology







Bond P
The continuing story of the International Space Station
2002

Booth N
Encyclopedia of Space
1990

Fischer D, Duerbeck H
Hubble Anew window on the universe
1995
Picture book
Harvey B
The Chinese Space Programme
1998





Other







Calder N
The weather machine and the threat of ice
1974

Daniel C
The Sundial register
1996
The British sundial society
Mizon B
Light Pollution Resonses ans Remedies
2002

Moore G
Mrs Moore in Space
2002
Art work
Watts A
Weatherforcasting - ashore and afloat
1967





Cosmology








Borner G
The Early Universe. Facts and Fiction
2003

Hoyle F
The Intelligent Universe
1983

Ridley B
Time, space and things
1984

Sagan C
Cosmos
1980

Tyson N, Liu C, Irion R
The Universe At home in the cosmos
2000

Webb S
Measuring the Universe
1999
The cosmological distance ladder




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