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by Mike Lynch
Mike Lynch is Minnesota’s most popular amateur astronomer and instructor. He has been leading stargazing classes for more than 30 years as well as writing a weekly astronomy column for the "St. Paul Pioneer Press". In his other life, Mike has been a meteorologist and popular radio personality at WCCO Radio for 23 years. Now with "Mike Lynch’s Minnesota StarWatch" you can e...more
Hardcover, 160 pages
Published November 18th 2004 by Voyageur Press
(first published 2004)
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Excellent star charts for viewing at Minnesota's latitude. Also has essential charts for viewing the sky month by month. Discusses types of objects the backyard astronomer will find in the sky and has a brief chapter on telescopes. Full of photographs of the skies and illustrations of the what a beginner needs to know for navigating the night sky. Does a very good job of introducing anyone from a beginner through an intermediate astronomy buff to the concepts of astronomy. I especially enjoyed t ...more