The ultimate handbook on Southern Africa's night skies
Sky Guide Africa South — 2020 is a practical resource for all astronomers, whether they be novice, amateur or professional.
It covers the coming year’s planetary movements, predicted eclipses, meteor showers — any events and facets of the night sky that change annually.
Star charts plot the evening sky for each season, facilitating the identification of stars and constellations.
The guide contains a wealth of information about the sun, moon, planets, comets, meteors and bright stars, with photos, diagrams, charts and images. There’s also an excellent list of useful websites and a comprehensive glossary.
This annual publication is an invaluable guide for anyone who has even a passing interest in the night skies of Southern Africa and is " ... an absolute must for first-time stargazers and professional astronomers alike”.
- Article provided by Penguin Random House