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365 Starry Nights
This is an Excellent book to learn the sky and consolations month by month. I read it throughout the year. For beginner to advance amateur astronomers. Would make a great gift.
Turn Left at Orion
This is an Excellent book for beginner amateur astronomers. The book identifies what objects in the sky are easiest to find, and the best to look at.
The National Audubon Society
Field Guide to the Night Sky
Must Have for any amateur astronomer who uses binoculars or a telescope. Great star charts. Great Reference.
Good book for binoculars, small telescope, and the naked eye amateur astronomers. Contains Northern and Southern sky maps and constellation charts. Includes topics such as the history of astronomy, types of stars and other celestial objects, techniques, and equipment.
Starts where Skywatching ends. Contains a wealth of knowledge. Good Reference book. Cover binocular astronomy to 20 inch telescope use. Contains star maps.