Field Guide to Meteors and Meteorites

Field Guide to Meteors and Meteorites
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Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
Total Pages : 285
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ISBN-10 : 9781848001572
ISBN-13 : 1848001576
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Book Synopsis Field Guide to Meteors and Meteorites by : O. Richard Norton

Download or read book Field Guide to Meteors and Meteorites written by O. Richard Norton and published by Springer Science & Business Media. This book was released on 2008-05-25 with total page 285 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: What is unique about Richard Norton's book is that it is both a field guide to observing meteors, and also a field guide to locating, preparing and analysing meteorites. In addition to giving the reader information about observing techniques for meteors, this book also provides a fully detailed account of the types of meteorites, how and where to find them, how to prepare and analyse them. The book provides everything the amateur astronomer (or geologist!) needs to know about meteors and meteorites. It is thus the only complete book on the subject available at present.

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