Observing Handbook and Catalogue of Deep-Sky Objects

By Christian B. Luginbuhl

This is often the main distinct advisor to watching galaxies, clusters and nebulae to be had in one quantity. The items incorporated variety from these noticeable in binoculars to faint galaxies requiring a 30 cm telescope. for many items descriptions are given for quite a number telescope apertures; includes information no longer on hand somewhere else.

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