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The Journal of the British Astronomical Association: Book Reviews

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Galactic encounters: Our majestic and evolving star-system, from the big bang to time’s end
by William Sheehan & Christopher J. Conselice
Springer, 2014
IBSN 978-0-387-85346-8, Pp xiv + 385, £31.99 (hbk)
Nearest Star: The surprising science of our Sun
by Leon Golub & Jay M. Pasachoff
Cambridge University Press, (2nd edn.), 2014
IBSN 978-1-107-67264-2, Pp xvi + 297, £17.99 (pbk)
Atlas of Meteorites
by Monica Grady, Giovanni Pratesi & Vanni Moggi Cecchi
Cambridge University Press, 2014
IBSN 978-0-521-84035-4, Pp x + 373, £95 (hbk)
Interstellarum Deep Sky Atlas (Desk edition)
by Ronald Stoyan & Stephan Schurig
Cambridge University Press / Oculum, 2015
IBSN 978-1-107503-380, Pp 264, £47.80 (spiral-bound)
Atlas of Great Comets
by Ronald Stoyan (tr. Storm Dunlop)
Cambridge University Press, 2015
IBSN 978-1-107-09349-2, Pp 224, £35 (hbk)
Nature’s third cycle − a story of sunspots
by Arnab Rai Choudhuri
Oxford University Press, 2014
IBSN 978-0-19-967475, Pp xii + 281, £25 (hbk)
The observer’s guide to planetary motion
by Dominic Ford
Springer, 2014
IBSN 978-1-4939-0628-4, Pp 240, £31.99 (pbk)
A journey through the Universe
by Ian Morison
Cambridge University Press, 2014
IBSN 978-1-107-07346-3, Pp xi + 356, £25 (hbk)
Total Addiction: The life of an eclipse chaser
by Kate Russo
Springer, 2012
IBSN 978-3642304804, Pp 193, £16.54 (pbk)
An amateur’s guide to observing and imaging the heavens
by Ian Morison
Cambridge University Press, 2014
IBSN 978-1-107-61960-9, Pp xiv + 321, £25 (pbk)
2015 Guide to the Night Sky
by Storm Dunlop & Wil Tirion
Collins, 2014
IBSN 978-0-00-759868-7, Pp 96, £6.99 (pbk)
Solar system maps: from antiquity to the space age
by Nick Kanas
Springer-Praxis, 2014
IBSN 978-1-4614-0895-6, Pp xxviii + 331, £40.99 (pbk); £31.99 (e-book)

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