The Journal of the British Astronomical Association

Volume 109, No.1: 1999 February

List of Contents

On this page: Notes and News / Articles / Letters / Reviews / Meetings / Observers' Forum

1997 XF11 - the true story: Brian Marsden speaks at the 1998 October 28 BAA meeting

Notes and News

The 1998 Leonids: a preliminary report / An all-sky image of the 1998 Leonids / Asteroids and Remote Planets Section / Solar Section / From the President


From the darkness emerging: Pluto and the Edgeworth-Kuiper belt ... Andrew J. Hollis

Comet Bennett 1969i ... Michael J. Hendrie
A mathematical method for identifying lines in stellar spectra ... Jack Martin
The design and construction of 'Astraea' roll-off roof observatory ... Mark K. Herbert
Jupiter without satellites, 1600-1799 ... Jean Meeus

Index to volume 108 (4 pp.) .... prepared by R. A. Marriott

(Copies of any of these articles may be ordered from the BAA office.)


Read the letters here


Astronomical Equipment for Amateurs by Martin Mobberley Springer-Verlag, 1998. ISBN 1-85233-019-8. Pp xiii + 266, 19.00 (pbk.)
reviewed by Bob Neville

A Dictionary of Astronomy by Ian Ridpath (Ed.) Oxford University Press, 1997. ISBN 0-19-211596-0. Pp. xiii + 536, 7.99 (pbk.) reviewed by Jacqueline Mitton

Observers' Forum

Comet C/1998 U5 (Linear)

Meeting reports

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