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This book is published by the Royal Observatory Greenwich in the United Kingdom (the home of Greenwich Mean Time) but is written for budding astronomers all over the world, and includes seasonal star charts for use in both the Northern and Southern Hemisphere.
Goldsmith brings the stars into crystal-clear focus in this down-to-earth companion volume to the PBS T.V. series, for which he served as editor and co-author.
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