Author: Biman Basu
Publisher: National Book Trust
ISBN/UPC (if available): 8123726570
This profusely illustrated book provides simple tips to get familiar with the constellations and identify individual stars with the help of star maps and diagrams.
When we look at a star we actually look tens, hundreds, or even thousands of years back in time. The star-filled night sky has fascinated mankind science prehistoric times. Ancient sky-watchers imagined shapes in the pattern of bright stars that gave rise to many myths and legends.