The Millennium Star Atlas
(MSA), unfortunately out-of-print, has long been my favorite guide for hunting these absorption nebulae.
An engraving from Uranometria (1603)--the first star atlas
to map both the northern and southern skies, published by Johannes Bayer.
Les autres epreuves, au menu de cette journee, ont ete remportees respectivement par Star Atlas
appartenant a Daissaoui Kamal et monte par Abd El Kandoussi, Thore propriete de Her Zakaria Hakam et monte par SaEd Madihi, Ibn Dahess du Dr.
The introduction then explains that the book is an effort to describe what the stars are actually like, something you don't get from such famous works as Norton's Star Atlas
or Uranometria, for example.
Above: On the Bright Star Atlas
, with stars plotted only as faint as magnitude 6.
WHEN Paul Davies received a copy of Norton's star atlas
from Margaret Thatcher when he was 16-years-old, he was convinced that cosmology and theoretical physics was where his future lay.
Poochigian (languages and literature, Brooklyn College) includes a 22-page introduction to his new translation, along with appendices on constellation risings and settings, and designations of constellations from Johann Bayer's star atlas
That's the starting price for a five night holiday at the four star Atlas
Asni on a bed and breakfast basis.
Marrakech: Directline (020 8239 3399) offers three nights' B&B at five star Atlas
Medina & Spa for pounds 452, ex-Gatwick Dec 21, with chance to buy unusual Xmas gifts.
He offers a physical description and a discussion of each object's history and beauty, along with a star atlas
Investment Group, the investment banking arm of the Arab Bank Group, and the Lead Manager ("Atlas"), announced the successful closing of the subscription into the JD115 million ($162 million) private placement of Saraya Aqaba Real Estate Development PSC ("Saraya Aqaba"), the company currently developing the Saraya Aqaba project on the northern shores of the Gulf of Aqaba, south of Jordan, with construction work expected to end by 2009.
The first complete Norwegian star atlas
has been published by Arvid Feldhusen and Magnar Fjortoft.