The Bigger picture of the sky is 2 books in one.
The first, most accessible, is an index of constellations narrated in vivid style, where the author talks about the stars he knows so well like old friends. He retraces the names to their mythological background and gives insight on the scientific ..
The stars of earth's night sky seem to hang like tranquil lanterns, filling us with wonder. They inspire great works of art, and tempt our imaginations into creating stories and myths from the shapes we see. The Heavens shows star charts and constellations for both the Northern and Southern Hemisphe..