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Philip's Mars Observer's Guide

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By: Neil Bone


Paperback | Dec 2003 | #168935 | ISBN: 0540083879
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In 2003, Mars will be closer to Earth than it has ever been. Aimed at the practical astronomer, this book looks at what you need to know to make the most of the opportunity. It includes maps of the surface of Mars and colour photographs taken by spaceprobes.


Observing the red planet; Mars as a planet; equipment basics; the view from Earth; Mars in 2003, 2005 and 2007; early observers; space-age Mars; life on Mars?

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