Telescopes

Merz Telescopes: A global heritage worth preserving (Historical & Cultural Astronomy) (Repost)

Merz Telescopes: A global heritage worth preserving by Ileana Chinnici
English | PDF,EPUB(Both True) | 2017 | 190 Pages | ISBN : 3319414852 | 21.5 MB

This book comprises a fascinating collection of contributions on the Merz telescopes in Italy that collectively offer the first survey on historical large refracting telescopes in the country, drawing on original documents and photographs. It opens with a general introduction on the importance of Merz telescopes in the history of astronomy and analyses of the local and international contexts in which the telescopes were made.

Astronomy with Small Telescopes: Up to 5-inch, 125mm  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at March 14, 2022
Astronomy with Small Telescopes: Up to 5-inch, 125mm

Astronomy with Small Telescopes: Up to 5-inch, 125mm by Stephen F. Tonkin
English | PDF | 2001 | 165 Pages | ISBN : 1852336293 | 15.7 MB

Small telescopes have a lot to recommend them.
Cost is of course a consideration, but their most positive feature is sheer portability. Some manufacturers have tried to make large telescopes more portable (with mixed success), but the opposite approach, that of making small telescopes more effective, is what this book is all about.
Radio Astronomy: Basics, Technology, and Observation Capabilities of Small Radio Telescopes (essentials)

Radio Astronomy
by Thomas Lauterbach

English | 2022 | ISBN: ‎ 3658360348 | 67 pages | True PDF EPUB | 12.16 MB

BBC The Sky at Night - Telescopes Through Time (2021)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Nov. 15, 2021
BBC The Sky at Night - Telescopes Through Time (2021)

BBC The Sky at Night - Telescopes Through Time (2021)
HDTV 1080p | MKV | 1920x1080 | AVC@3566 Kbps | English AAC@132 Kbps | 2 channels | 29 min 12 s | 773 MiB
HDTV 1440p | MKV | 2560x1440 | HEVC@3274 Kbps | English AAC@132 Kbps | 2 channels | 29 min 12 s | 711 MiB
Genre: Documentary

The Sky at Night team explore the history of the telescope – from Harriot and Galileo's lunar observations to the Hubble and James Webb space telescopes – revealing how developments in the power of lenses have increased our understanding of our place in the cosmos.
Planets, Stars and Stellar Systems: Volume 1: Telescopes and Instrumentation (Repost)

Terry Oswalt, Ian S. McLean, "Planets, Stars and Stellar Systems: Volume 1: Telescopes and Instrumentation"
2013 | ISBN-10: 9400756224, 9400756208 | 623 pages | PDF | 18,3 MB
Planets, Stars and Stellar Systems: Volume 1: Telescopes and Instrumentation (repost)

Terry Oswalt, Ian S. McLean, "Planets, Stars and Stellar Systems: Volume 1: Telescopes and Instrumentation"
2013 | ISBN-10: 9400756224, 9400756208 | 623 pages | PDF | 18,3 MB
Classic Telescopes: A Guide to Collecting, Restoring, and Using Telescopes of Yesteryear

Neil English, "Classic Telescopes: A Guide to Collecting, Restoring, and Using Telescopes of Yesteryear "
English | ISBN: 1461444233 | 2013 | 239 pages | EPUB, PDF | 8 MB + 12 MB

Telescopes: A Very Short Introduction (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by insetes at Oct. 7, 2018
Telescopes: A Very Short Introduction (Repost)

Telescopes: A Very Short Introduction By Geoffrey Cottrell
2016 | 144 Pages | ISBN: 0198745869 | EPUB | 2 MB

Telescopes and Techniques, 3rd Edition (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Aug. 2, 2020
Telescopes and Techniques, 3rd Edition (Repost)

Telescopes and Techniques, 3rd Edition by C. R. Kitchin
English | PDF,EPUB | 2013 | 264 Pages | ISBN : 1461448905 | 11.28 MB

“Telescopes and Techniques” has proved itself in its first edition, having become probably one of the most widely used astronomy texts, both for numerate amateur astronomers and for astronomy and astrophysics undergraduates. The first and second editions of the book were widely used as set texts for introductory practical astronomy courses in many universities.

Merz Telescopes: A global heritage worth preserving [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Nov. 28, 2018
Merz Telescopes: A global heritage worth preserving [Repost]

Ileana Chinnici - Merz Telescopes: A global heritage worth preserving
Published: 2017-04-01 | ISBN: 3319414852, 3319823663 | PDF | 185 pages | 9 MB