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William Parsons, 3rd Earl of Rosse: Astronomy and the castle in nineteenth-century Ireland
by Charles Mollan (Ed.)
Manchester University Press, 2014
IBSN 978-0-7190-9144-5, Pp xxii + 368, £70.00 (hbk)
The dark skies of the North Pennines: An amateur photographer’s delight
by Graham Relf
Burnsiderial, 2014
IBSN 978-0-9928357-0-5, Pp vi + 95, £13.50 (pbk)
Space has no frontier
by John Bromley-Davenport
Bene Factum Publishing, 2013
IBSN 978-1-903071-98-4, Pp viii + 312, £20.00 (hbk & e-book)
Statistics, data mining and machine learning in astronomy
by Zeljko Ivezic et al.
Princeton University Press, 2014
IBSN 978-0-691-15168-7, Pp x + 540, £65.00 (hbk)
From dust to life − the origin and evolution of our solar system
by John Chambers & Jacqueline Mitton
Princeton University Press, 2013
IBSN 978-0691-145228, Pp xvi + 299, £19.95 (hbk)
Comets! - visitors from deep space
by David J. Eicher
Cambridge University Press, 2013
IBSN 978-11076-22777, Pp xvi + 208, £17.99 (pbk)
Encyclopedia of the history of astronomy and astrophysics
by David Leverington
Cambridge University Press, 2013
IBSN 978-0-521-89994-9, Pp xii + 521, £45 (hbk)
Stargazers' Almanac 2014
by Bob Mizon
Floris Books, 2013
IBSN 978-0863-15945-9, Pp 32, £14.99 (pbk)
Unseen Cosmos - the universe in radio
by Sir Francis Graham-Smith
Oxford University Press, 2013
IBSN 978-0-19-966058-2, Pp vii + 231, £20 (hbk)
Meeting Venus
by Christiaan Sterkin & Per Pippin Aspaas (eds)
Vrije Universiteit Brussel & University of Tromso, 2013
IBSN 978-82-8244-094-3, Pp 266, Free e-book
It Came From Outer Space Wearing an RAF Blazer!
by Martin Mobberley
Springer, 2013
IBSN 978-3-319-00608-6, Pp xxvi + 655, £22.95 (pbk)
Heart of Darkness: Unraveling the Mysteries of the Invisible Universe
by Jeremiah P. Ostriker & Simon Mitton
Princeton University Press, 2013
IBSN 978-0-691-13430-7, Pp xxi + 299, £19.95 (hbk)