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SOLD-THANKS BRETT!!! Herald-Bobroff ASTROATLAS by D. Herald & P. Bobroff ..$ ISBN 0 8 Pub. by HB Publications, Australia, with a. The Herald-Bobroff Astroatlas. Review by Bill Travis. I first saw this atlas at the Sterling Star Party. David Dunn had it in his collection, along with. The Herald-Bobroff Astro Atlas—A review. (From Reflections, the Newsletter of the University Lowbrow Astronomers).

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Bright and Dark Nebula however, are shown with box and diamond shaped figures, one of the major faults of this atlas in my opinion.

I encouraged Mojo image it, even herad it was low to the horizon. Still, the slightly reduced chart size, scale, and print quality might recommend searching for a used copy of the original.

Autumn observing – around the South Galactic Pole

Important Information By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use. But even so, I quickly observed the top ten or so — including some lovely galaxy clusters.

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The Herald-Bobroff Astroatlas

ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. November 11th, Tags: None of the star charts I brought on that occasion showed Grus, but I had just the startool at home for the following weekends October 29 outing — the Herald-Bobroff Astdoatlas These online bookshops told us they have this item: I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle?


Symbols are provided which conveniently encode considerable information about each object plotted eliminating the need to access catalogues to ascertain the principal characteristics of objects. About pages or so should get me as far south as I need. Be the first to add this to a list.

Herald-Bobroff Astro Atlas – The Astro Lounge – Stargazers Lounge

Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. A further three series provide details of selected regions of the sky. I was observing NGC55an interesting barred irregular galaxy only 7 million light years away. Needing to purchase an atlas, I tested all three on a group of obscure galaxies that Bill Possel showed me one night at Pawnee, and the Herald-Bobroff was the only one of the three atlases that had them all.

Sign in Already have an account? Continued use of SGL indicates your acceptance of our cookie policy. The general opinion seems to be that this is very useful once you get used to it – but it takes some getting used to.

Found at these bookshops Searching – please wait This is just a sample of the dozens of galaxies I looked at in the deep southern sky on a late October evening. Lymax was apparently forced to trim the sheet size to suit U. The atlas is well documented, but code may have caught up with it.


The charts are preceded by a 19 page introduction and explanation section with well detailed descriptions of each chart series, symbols, references, etc. The Herald-Bobroff Astro Atlas.

Other suppliers National Library of Australia – Copies Direct The National Library may be able to supply you with a photocopy or electronic copy of all or part of this item, for a fee, depending on copyright restrictions. Fall offers long nights of darkness for galaxy starved amateur astronomers tired of all the bright milky way objects of summer.

In order to set up a list of libraries that you have access to, you must first login or sign up. I got mine from here a couple of years ago – I really like it although I don’t use astro atlases that much. None of your libraries hold this item. If you like atlases then you should try and get one.