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  • Published: 2 November 2021
  • ISBN: 9780241446713
  • Imprint: Dorling Kindersley
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 160
  • RRP: $19.99

Simply Astronomy




The clearest, simplest guide to astronomy and stargazing ever published


Understanding astronomy has never been easier.

Combining bold graphics with easy-to-understand text, Simply Astronomy is the perfect introduction to astronomy and stargazing for those who are short of time but hungry for knowledge.

Each pared-back entry covers the essentials more clearly than ever before. The opening chapters provide an introduction to the Universe, a visual tour of the Solar System, and a guide to more distant objects such as stars and galaxies. Along the way, concepts such as the Big Bang, gravity, and space-time are introduced and explained. Later chapters describe how to navigate around the night sky and introduce some must-see constellations, complete with simple star charts.

Whether you are a complete beginner, or simply want a jargon-free reference to astronomy and stargazing, this essential guide is packed with everything you need to understand the basics quickly and easily.

  • Published: 2 November 2021
  • ISBN: 9780241446713
  • Imprint: Dorling Kindersley
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 160
  • RRP: $19.99

About the author

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We believe in the power of discovery. That’s why we create books for everyone that explore ideas and nurture curiosity about the world we live in.
From first words to the Big Bang, from the wonders of nature to city adventures, you will find expert knowledge, hours of fun and endless inspiration in the pages of our books.