Movement and Rhythms of the Stars

A Guide to Naked-Eye Observation of Sun, Moon and Planets

By Joachim Schultz

Translator: John Meeks

Format: Paperback

A comprehensive guide to the basic movements of the skies from different parts of the earth, including the southern hemisphere.

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Floris Books

Floris Books is an independent publishing company based in Edinburgh, Scotland. In 2016 Floris won the Saltire Society Scottish Publisher of the Year. Floris Books is the largest children's book publisher in Scotland and are well known for the Kelpies range of Scottish children's books. They also publish international children’s books and an extensive list of non-fiction books, including alternative education, agriculture, health, parenting and religion.

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This is a comprehensive guide to the basic movements we can observe in the sky. Schultz describes the daily movement of the stars from different parts of the earth (including southern hemisphere throughout). Included are the sun's pattern of the day and of the year, the moon's various periods, nodes and eclipses, as well as the planets' apparent movement and loops, conjunctions and transits.


The appendix contains tables of periods and rhythms, and a guide to important occurrences to the year 2010.

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Format Paperback
Imprint Floris Books
Publication Date 23 Oct 2008
ISBN 9780863156694

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