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Luna Cognita - A nice surprise

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Luna Cognita - A nice surprise

Robert Garfinkle's new book Luna Cognita arrived today just in time for the weekend. 

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Luna Cognita

It is an amazing three volume set.

James

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Luna Cognita

These are superb books which cover the history of observation, lunar folklore, observing techniques and detailed chapters on each day of the phases over Volumes 1 and 2. Volume 3 has a large number of data tables, a moon atlas and extensive bibliography and index. I received mine this week - I ordered direct from Springer (publisher) and they arrived in just 3 days from their distribution centre in Germany. There's a 10% Springer discount code you can use too.

Andrew.