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The Journal of the British Astronomical Association, 2018 February

Volume 128, Number 1

Here is another of Martin Mobberley’s inimitable biographies of one of the more eccentric personalities from the BAA’s past. And the truth about the British Empire Medal awarded to one of our former Presidents, Howard Miles – a truth he kept secret for all of his long life

Contents

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Contents
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Notes and News (complete)
3
Callum Potter
4
Richard McKim
5
David Boyd
6
Solar Section
Lyn Smith
8
From the Journal Archive
John Chuter
9
Observing mars in 2018
Richard McKim
10
Giovanni Di Giovanni
17
Martin Mobberley
33
John Simpson
38
Richard McKim
44
Paul Abel
46
Nick Hewitt
48
The Geminid meteor shower in 2017
John Kemp, Peter Carson, Alan Tough
49
John Howarth
50
Derek Smith, George Faillace, David Pulley, Americo Watkins & Sebastian von Harrach
51
Outburst of comet 174P/Echeclus
Nick James
52
Letters: Richard Baum
53
John W. Mason
54
The BAA Awards and Medals for 2018
Bill Tarver
55
Dr Glyn Marsh, 1954−2017
Denis Buczynski
56
Meetings
60
Brian Mills
65
Index to Volume 127 (2017)
Hazel McGee