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Patrick Moore on the Moon

by Patrick Moore

  • 312 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Cassell Illustrated .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Popular astronomy,
  • The Moon,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Science,
  • Astronomy - Solar System,
  • LITERATURE - LIT CLASSICS TRD PB,
  • Science / Astronomy,
  • Astronomy - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8952293M
    ISBN 101844035360
    ISBN 109781844035366
    OCLC/WorldCa65203817

    Patrick Moore CBE, FRS, was a famous astronomer and author. Over his lifetime, he received numerous awards and prizes in recognition of his work, including a CBE in and knighthood in 'for services to popularization of science and to broadcasting'.4/5(2). Aug 31,  · Moore wrote over nonfiction books, mainly on astronomy. Of sf interest are his numerous Children's SF adventures, mostly written at or near the beginning of his career, starting with the short Grenfell and Wright series comprising Master of the Moon: An Enthralling Science-Fiction Story () and The Island of Fear ().

    Sir Patrick Moore is the undisputed expert on the stars and planets. His first "Guide to the Moon" was published more than fifty years ago, and reprinted many times; amid all the excitement of inter-planetary exploration and the rush to journey into space, Sir Patrick has . Mar 18,  · Read Book Online Now ogmaexpo.com?book=Download Patrick Moore on the Moon Ebook Online.

    Patrick Moore’s guide to observing the Moon Patrick never married, nor did he have any children or close relatives to whom he could bequeath his worldly goods. But before he passed away, he appointed executors to oversee the distribution of his estate, including May and astronomer Dr John Mason, who helped found South Downs Planetarium. Patrick Moore must be to celestial objects what Roger Tory Peterson is to birds. In this ""New"" guide (he published an earlier pre-Eagle-has-landed edition) he savors the rich past of myth and superstition, chronicles the map-makers, lifebelievers, and creation theorists, and adds enough of the new to produce a wellrounded picture of this, our favorite satellite. Reading at a leisurely pace.


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He wrote his first book, Guide to the Moon (later retitled Patrick Moore on the Moon) in and it was published a year later. He was a teacher in Woking and at Holmewood House School in Langton Green from to His second book was a translation of a work of French astronomer Gérard de Vaucouleurs (Moore spoke fluent French).Born: Patrick Alfred Caldwell-Moore, 4 March.

Looking Patrick Moore on the Moon book books by Patrick Moore. See all books authored by Patrick Moore, including The Astronomy Encyclopedia, and Bang!: The Complete History of the Universe, and more on ogmaexpo.com Apr 26,  · Guide to the Moon by Sir Patrick Moore was first published in by Book Club Association by arrangement with Lutterworth Press.

The book’s pages contain a Forward, Acknowledgements, 16 chapters and eight appendices.5/5(2). Sep 12,  · From the moment that you start reading this book, you will realise the passion that Patrick Moore has for the Moon. In this book he reviews the early folklore and superstitions that early man had for the Moon, these are from around the world and make fascinating reading.5/5(2).

Sir Alfred Patrick Caldwell-Moore, CBE, Hon FRS, FRAS, known as Patrick Moore, was an English amateur astronomer, who is the most well known English promoter of astronomy.

Moore wrote numerous books on the subject, as well as make public, television and radio appearances, over the 4/5(15). Patrick Albert Moore (born June 15, ) is a Canadian industry consultant, former activist, and past president of Greenpeace Canada.

Since leaving Greenpeace inMoore has criticized the environmental movement for what he sees as scare tactics and disinformation, saying that the environmental movement "abandoned science and logic in favor of emotion and sensationalism".Born: Patrick Albert Moore, June 15, (age 72).

Captives of the Moon by Patrick Moore and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at ogmaexpo.com Aug 01,  · The Hardcover of the The Moon by Patrick Moore at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. by Patrick Moore, Garry Hunt (Editor) Hardcover $ View All Available Formats & Editions. Ship This Item — Temporarily Out of Stock Online. Publish your book with B&N. Learn ogmaexpo.com: May 17,  · Sir Patrick Moore is the undisputed expert on the stars and planets.

His first "Guide to the Moon" was published more than fifty years ago, and reprinted many times; amid all the excitement of inter-planetary exploration and the rush to journey into space, Sir Patrick has never lost his fascination with our nearest heavenly body.5/5(4).

As a public speaker, Patrick Moore has informed governments, businesses and associations worldwide on energy, resource use and our environmental challenges. Book Patrick Moore for a Speaking Event Patrick Moore's recent book on the birth and history of Greenpeace and the environmental movement, adressing the major issues facing.

Patrick Moore has books on Goodreads with ratings. Patrick Moore’s most popular book is Atlas of the Universe. GUIDE TO THE MOON by PATRICK MOORE and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at ogmaexpo.com May 17,  · From the moment that you start reading this book, you will realise the passion that Patrick Moore has for the Moon.

In this book he reviews the early folklore and superstitions that early man had for the Moon, these are from around the world and make fascinating reading.5/5(4). Product Information. Sir Patrick Moore is the undisputed expert on the stars and planets. His first "Guide to the Moon" was published more than fifty years ago, and reprinted many times; amid all the excitement of inter-planetary exploration and the rush to journey into space, Sir Patrick has never lost his fascination with our nearest heavenly body.5/5(1).

Patrick Moore's Bibliography. In the July issue of Astronomy Now we featured My life with the Woodstock, by Sir Patrick Moore himself, who estimates that including different editions and reprints in all languages, he probably has over one thousand books to his ogmaexpo.com'd like to create the ultimate Patrick Moore bibliography and need YOUR help in listing every single book that Sir Patrick.

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Fireside Astronomy: An Anecdotal Tour Through the History and Lore of Astronomy by Patrick Moore and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at ogmaexpo.com Jan 01,  · Filled with data about the Earth, Moon, the planets, the stars, our Galaxy, and the myriad galaxies in deep space, this invaluable resource reveals the latest scientific discoveries about black holes, quasars, and the origins of the Universe.

The Data Book of Astronomy Patrick Moore No preview available - Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.

The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. The Hardcover of the New Guide to the Moon by Patrick Moore at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Book Awards Book Club Selections Books by Author Books by Series Coming Soon Kids' Books New Releases Teens' Books This Month's Biggest New Releases. Mar 31,  · Inwhile Moore was training abroad, his fiancée was killed by a bomb in London.

Inhe returned to England, and was posted as the navigator of a Vickers Wellington bomber in Cumbria. After the war, he taught school from His first book, Guide to the Moon (later retitled Patrick Moore on the Moon), was published in He.Moore clearly and cheerfully expounds on the moon's origins, features, atmosphere, structure, eclipses, human visitors and relationship to the earth, as well as lunar myth and study across the.Dec 09,  · Sir Patrick Moore Sir Patrick Moore, who has died aged 89, did more than anyone, with the possible exception of Arthur C Clarke, to educate the British public about astronomy and space travel.