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Young Astronomer and His Telescope.

Patrick Moore

Young Astronomer and His Telescope.

by Patrick Moore

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Published by Lutt.P. .
Written in English


The Physical Object
PaginationD8.80. 35ill. 3CDE. n.e.
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17232489M
ISBN 100718822927

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Create Book: All Authors / Contributors: Patrick Moore. Find more information about: ISBN: X OCLC Number. The refractor telescope's 2-inch aperture is small. But Galileo invented the science of astronomy with something not much larger. While this telescope won't haul in the dim photons of galaxies, it.

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