Richmond Astronomical Society Library Catalog

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TITLE AUTHOR1 AUTHOR2 SUBJECT YEAR
Exploration of the Universe Abell, George   general 1964
Exploration of the Universe Abell, George   general 1964
Realm of the Universe Abell, George O.   general 1976
History of Astronomy, The Abetti, Giorgio   history 1952
Photography Abney, W de Wiveleslie   photography 1885
Manual of Celestial Navigation Ageton, Arthur A.   navigation 1942
Exploration of the Solar System AIAA   solar system 1974
Air Corps Basic Photography Air Corps   photography 1930
New General Catalogue Double Stars Vol 1 Aitken, Robert Grant   double stars 1932
New General Catalogue Double Stars Vol 2 Aitken, Robert Grant   double stars 1932
Binary Stars, The Aitken, Robert G.   double stars 1918
Pictorial Astronomy Alter, Dinsmore Cleminshaw, Clarence H. general 1963
Pictorial Astronomy Alter, Dinsmore Cleminshaw, Clarence H. general 1952
Pictorial Guide to the Moon Alter, Dinsmore   Moon 1963
La Planete Mars 1659-1929 Antoniadi, E.M.   Mars 1930
La Planete Mercure Antoniadi, E.M.   solar system 1934
Exploring the Earth and the Cosmos Asimov, Isaac   general 1982
Mars, The Red Planet Asimov, Isaac   Mars 1977
Mass-Spectra and Isotopes Aston, F. W.   physics 1933
An Introduction to Astronomy Baker, Robert H. Fredrick, Laurence W. general 1968
Astronomy Baker, Robert H.   general 1964
Astronomy Baker, Robert H.   general 1950
Face of the Moon, The Baldwin, Ralph B.   Moon 1949
Face of the Moon, The Baldwin, Ralph B.   Moon 1949
Star-Land Ball, Robert Stawell   general 1900
Mathenatical Astronomy Barlow, C. W. C. Bryan, G. H. general 1919
Astronomical Obs of Yale Vol 22 Part 1-2 Barney, Ida   catalogue 1950
The Origen of the Universe Barrow, John D.   general 1994
Space Research and Exploration Bates, D.R.   general 1958
New Solar System, The Beatty, J. Kelly O'Leary, Brian solar system 1982
Man Discovers the Galaxies Berendzen, Richard Hart, Richard galaxies 1976
Introduction to Astronomy Self-Study Berg, Rebecca M. Fredrick, Laurence W. general 1974
Exploring the Cosmos Berman, Louis   general 1973
Life in the Universe Billingham, John   life 1981
Milky Way, The Bok, Bart J. Bok, Priscilla F. galaxies 1941
Milky Way, The Bok, Bart J. Bok, Priscilla F. general 1957
Milky Way, The Bok, Bart J. Bok, Priscilla F. general 1945
Cosmology Bondi, H.   physics 1952
Restless Universe, The Born, Max   physics 1951
In Quest of Quasars Bova, Ben   general 1969
New Horizons in Astronomy Brandt, John C. Maran, Stephen P. general 1972
Astronomy Branley, Franklyn M. Chartrand, III, Mark R. & Wimmer, Helmut K. general 1975
Optics and Service Instruments Britannic Majesty Office   optics 1941
Spherographical Navigation Brouwer, Dirk Keator, Frederick navigation 1944
Optical Instruments Brown, Earle B.   optics 1945
Optical Instruments Brown, Earle B.   optics 1945
Meteoritic Dust Buddhue, John Davis   meteors 1950
Burnham's Celestial Handbook Volume I Burnham, Robert   catalogue 1978
Burnham's Celestial Handbook Volume II Burnham, Robert   catalogue 1978
Burnham's Celestial Handbook Volume III Burnham, Robert   catalogue 1978
Destination Moon: Lunar Orbiter Program Byers, Bruce K.   Moon 1977
The Key to the Universe Calder, Nigel   physics 1977
Timescale Calder, Nigel   general 1983
Story of Variable Stars, The Campbell, Leon Jacchia, Luigi stars 1941
Elements of Practical Astronomy Campbell, W. W.   general 1913
Science in the Universe Carroll, Franklin B. Adams, Sam physics 1958
Story of the Comets Chambers, George F.   comets 1909
The Comet Book. A Guide for the Return of Halley's Comet Chapman, Robert D. Brandt, John C. comets  
Earth's Magnetism, The Chapman, S.   physics 1951
Equatorie of the Planetis, The Chaucer, Geoffrey Price, D. J. history 1955
Exploring the Moon Through Binoculars Cherrington, Ernest H.   Moon 1969
Exploration of Space Clarke, Arthur C.   general 1951
Dark Night Sky, The Clayton, Donald D.   general 1975
History of Astronomy During 19th Century Clerke, Agnes   history 1902
Problems in Astrophysics Clerke, Agnes   physics 1903
System of the Stars Clerke, Agnes   stars 1905
Greatest Eye in the World Collins, A. Frederick   telescopes 1942
Field Astronomy for Engineers Comstock, George   general 1902
A Text Book of Astronomy Comstock, George C.   general 1901
Applied Optics and Optical Design Part 1 Conrady, A. E.   optics 1957
Applied Optics and Optical Design Part 2 Conrady, A. E.   optics 1960
Applied Optics and Optical Design Part 2 Conrady, A. E.   optics 1960
Optics the Technique of Definition Cox, Arthur   optics 1943
Photographic Optics Cox, Arthur   photography 1956
Midieval & Early Modern Science Vol I Crombie, A. C.   history 1959
Handbook of Double Stars Crossley, Edward Gledhill, Joseph double stars 1879
Astronomy for Everyman Davidson, Martin   general 1953
Elements of Mathematical Astronomy Davidson, Martin   general 1947
The Last Three Minutes Davies, Paul   general 1994
Matter and Light de Broglie, Louis   physics 1939
Discovery of the Universe de Vaucouleurs, Gerard   history 1957
Physics of the Planet Mars de Vaucouleurs, Gerard   Mars 1956
Planet Mars, The de Vaucouleurs, Gerard   Mars 1950
Contemporary Astronomy Devinney, Jr. , Edward J. Smith, Jr., Haywood & Sofia, Sabatino general 1975
Telescopes and Accessories Dimitroff, George Z. Baker, James G. telescopes 1945
Telescopes and Accessories Dimitroff, George Z. Baker, James G. telescopes 1945
Concise History of Astronomy Doig, Peter   history 1950
Outline of Stellar Astronomy Doig, Peter   stars 1947
History of Astronomy Dreyer, J. L. E.   history 1953
New General Catalogue, IC I, IC II Dreyer, J. L. E.   general 1971
Astronomy Duncan, John Charles   general 1935
Matter, Energy and Radiation Dunning, J. R. Paxton, H. C. physics 1941
Navigation and Nautical Astronomy Dutton, Benjamin   navigation 1943
Astrophotography with your Camera Eastman Kodak Co.   photography 1959
Time in Astronomy Edmund Scientific   physics 1958
Essays in Science Einstein, Albert   physics 1934
Evolution of Physics, The Einstein, Albert Infeld, Leopold physics 1950
Meaning of Relativity Einstein, Albert   physics 1945
Out of My Later Years Einstein, Albert   physics 1950
Principle of Relativity, The Einstein, Albert Lorentz, H. A. physics 1923
World As I See It, The Einstein, Albert   history 1949
Sun and Its Influence, The Ellison, M. A.   Sun 1955
Meteorites Farrington, Oliver C   meteors 1915
Elements of Astronomy, The Fath, Edward Arthur   general 1944
Elements of Astronomy, The Fath, Edward Arthur   general 1944
Through the Telescope Fath, Edward Arthur   general 1936
Story of the Moon, The Fisher, Clyde   Moon 1943
Flammerion Book of Astronomy Flammarion, Camille   general 1960
History of Astronomy Forbes, George   history 1921
Introduction to Astronomy Fredrick, Laurence W. Myers, M. Rebecca general 1967
Introduction to Astronomy 8th Edition Fredrick, Laurence W. Baker, Robert H. general 1974
Introduction to Astronomy Instr Manual Fredrick, Laurence W. Berg, Rebecca M. general 1974
Atomic Energy Gamow, George   physics 1946
Birth and Death of the Sun, The Gamow, George   Sun 1940
Creation of the Universe, The Gamow, George   physics 1952
Gravity Gamow, George   physics 1962
Moon, The Gamow, George   Moon 1953
One, Two, Three ... Infinity Gamow, George   physics 1947
First Book in Astronomy Gillet, J. A. Rolfe, W. J. general 1882
Chaos Gleick, James   physics 1987
Atoms, Stars, and Nebulae Goldberg, Leo Aller, Lawrence H. general 1943
Atoms, Stars, and Nebulae Goldberg, Leo Aller, Lawrence H. general 1943
Atoms, Stars, and Nebulae Goldberg, Leo Aller, Lawrence H. physics 1943
The Universe Goldsmith, Donald   general 1976
Astrophotography Second Edition Gordon, Barry   photography 1985
History of Physical Astronomy Grant, Robert   history 1852
White Holes Gribbin, John   general 1977
Ten Years Work of a Mountain Observatory Hale, George Ellery   telescopes 1915
Aurorae Vol I Harang, L.   aurorae 1951
Astronomy Harding, Arthur   general 1935
The Principles of Optics Hardy, Arthur C. Perrin, Fred H. optics 1932
Optics for Photographers Harting, Hans   optics 1918
Astronomy the Cosmic Journey Hartmann, William K.   general 1978
300 Years of Gravitation Hawking, Stephen Israel, Werner physics 1987
Works of Archimedes Heath, T. L.   history  
Introducing the Universe Hickey, James C.   general 1951
Computer Simulation Using Particles Hockney, R. W. Eastwood, J. W. physics 1988
Compressed Air Diving and Sub Medicine Hoff, Ebbe Curtis     1948
Laboratory Exercises in Astronomy Holzinger Joseph R. Seeds, Michael A. general 1976
Practical Astronomy Hosmer, George L. Robbins, James M. general 1948
Astronomy Hoyle, Fred   general 1962
Frontiers of Astronomy Hoyle, Fred   general 1955
Frontiers of Astronomy Hoyle, Fred   general 1955
Galaxies, Nuclei, and Quasars Hoyle, Fred   physics 1965
Galaxies, Nuclei, and Quasars Hoyle, Fred   physics 1965
Highlights in Astronomy Hoyle, Fred   general 1975
Nature of the Universe Hoyle, Fred   general 1950
Realm of the Nebulae, The Hubble, Edwin   galaxies 1958
Introduction to Electronics Hudson, Ralph G.   physics 1946
Cosmos Vol III Humboldt, Alexander von   general 1851
Cosmos Vol IV Humboldt, Alexander von   general 1852
Astronomy One Hynek, J. Allen Apfel, Necia H. general 1972
Astrophysics Hynek, J. Allen   physics 1951
The Facts on File: Dictionary of Astronomy Illingworth, Valerie   general 1979
Amateur Telescope Making Advanced Ingalls, Albert G.   telescopes 1937
Astronomy, A Popular Handbook Jacoby, Harold   general 1929
Astronomy: Fundamentals and Frontiers Jastrow, Robert Thompson, Malcolm H. general 1972
Red Giants and White Dwarfs Jastrow, Robert   stars 1967
Until the Sun Dies Jastrow, Robert   general 1977
Mysterious Universe, The Jeans, James   general 1930
Stars in Their Courses, The Jeans, James   general 1931
Index Cat of Vis Double Stars 1961.0 I Jeffers, Hamilton M. van den Bos, Willem H. double stars 1963
Index Cat of Vis Double Stars 1961.0 II Jeffers, Hamilton M. van den Bos, Willem H. double stars 1963
Optics and Optical Instruments Johnson, B. K.   optics 1960
Astronomy of Stellar Energy and Decay Johnson, Martin   physics 1948
Time, Knowledge, and the Nebulae Johnson, Martin   general 1947
Atoms and the Universe Jones, G. O. Rotblat, J. general 1956
Life on Other Worlds Jones, H. Spencer   life 1940
Astronomy: The Structure of the Universe Kaufmann, III, William, J.   general 1977
Star Gazing with Telescope and Camera Keene, George T.   telescopes 1967
Star Gazing with Telescope and Camera Keene, George T.   telescopes 1967
Manual of Celestial Photography King, Edward Skinner   photography 1931
Star Atlas Klein, Hermann J. McClure, Edmund catalogs 1901
Fundamentals of Physical Science Krauskopf, Konrad B.   physics 1941
Atmospheres of the Earth and Planets Kuiper, Gerard P.   solar system 1947
Sun, The Kuiper, Gerard P.   Sun 1953
Earth Waves Leet, L. Don   Earth 1950
Measuring Our Universe Lee, Oliver Justin   general 1950
Beyond the Known Universe Levitt, I. M.   general 1974
Star Maps for Beginners Levitt, I. M. Marshall, Roy K. observing 1942
Star Maps for Beginners Levitt, I. M. Marshall, Roy K. observing 1942
Elements of Astronomy Lockyer, J. Norman   general 1884
Energy Lodge, Oliver   physics 1929
Radio Astronomy Lovell, Bernard Clegg, J. A. radio astronomy 1952
Mars Lowell, Percival   Mars 1895
Mars and Its Canals Lowell, Percival   Mars 1906
Mars and Its Canals Lowell, Percival   Mars 1911
Mars as the Abode of Life Lowell, Percival   Mars 1910
Mars as the Abode of Life Lowell, Percival   Mars 1908
Comets and Their Origin, The Lyttleton, R. A.   comets 1953
Principles of Physical Optics Mach, Ernst   optics 1913
Physics and the Physical Universe Marion, Jerry B.   physics 1970
Catalog of Cometary Orbits Marsden, Brian G.   comets 1983
Friendly Stars, The Martin, Martha Evans   stars 1909
Skyshooting Mayall, R. Newton Mayall, Margaret L. photography 1949
Skyshooting Mayall, R. Newton Mayall, Margaret W. photography 1968
Skyshooting Mayall, R. Newton Mayall, Margaret L. photography 1949
Variations in Earth Rotation McCarthy, Dennis D. Carter, William E. Earth 1990
Our Sun Menzel, Donald H.   Sun 1949
Our Sun Menzel, Donald H.   Sun 1959
Practical Astronomy Michie, P. S. Harlow, F. S. general 1911
How to Identify the Stars Milham, Willis I.   observing 1909
Cosmic Rays Millikan, R. A.   physics 1939
Eclipses of the Sun Mitchell, Samuel Alfred   Sun 1951
Eclipses of the Sun Mitchell, Samuel Alfred   Sun 1923
Guide to the Moon Moore, Patrick   Moon 1953
Guide to the Planets Moore, Patrick   solar system 1954
Guide to the Planets Moore, Patrick   solar system 1954
Planet Venus, The Moore, Patrick   Venus 1957
Suns, Myths, and Men Moore, Patrick   history 1954
A Day in the Moon Moreux, The Abbe   Moon 1913
Introduction to Celestial Mechanics Moulton, Forest Ray   physics 1914
Use of the Globes M'Intire, James   general 1826
Astronomy with Binoculars Muirden, James   observing 1979
Atlas of Cometary Forms NASA   comets  
Handbook of Physical Properties Jupiter NASA   Jupiter 1967
Handbook of Physical Properties of Mars NASA   Mars 1967
Hubble Space Telescope NASA   telescopes  
Images of Mars NASA   Mars 1980
NASA 1965 Summer Conference on Lunar ... NASA   Moon 1965
The Many Faces of Mars NASA   Mars 1973
The Martian Landscape NASA   Mars 1978
Moon, The Nasmyth, James Carpenter, James Moon 1903
Solar Geophysical Activity Reports Nat Geophysical Data Cent   Sun 1987
A Compendium of Spherical Astronomy Newcomb, Simon   general 1906
Astronomy for Everybody Newcomb, Simon   general 1926
Popular Astronomy Newcomb, Simon   general 1878
Principia in Modern English Newton, Isaac Cajori, Florian general 1947
Heritage of Copernicus, The Neyman, Jerzy   history 1974
Norton's Star Atlas & Telescopic Handbook Norton, Arthur P. Inglis, J. Gall catalogs 1957
Astronomy, Spherical and Physical Norton, William A.   text 1867
Field Book of the Skies Olcott, William T.   general 1954
Meteors Olivier, Charles P.   meteors 1925
Letters of Astronomy Addressed to a Lady Olmstead, Denison   general 1847
Physics of Meteor Flight Opik, Ernst J.   meteors 1958
Lens-Work for Amateurs Orford, Henry   optics 1949
Introduction to Astronomy Oriti, Ronald A. Starbird, William B. general 1977
Modern Astronomy Oster, Ludwig   general 1973
Introductory Astronomy Pananides, Nicholas A.   general 1973
Familiar Talks on Astronomy Parker, William Harwar   general 1889
Road Map of the Stars, The Parsons, Albert Ross   observing 1911
Outer Space Photography for the Amateur Paul, Henry E.   photography 1967
Outer Space Photography for the Amateur Paul, Henry E.   photography 1976
Galactic Novae, The Payne-Gaposchkin, Cecilia   novae 1964
Introduction to Astronomy Payne-Gaposchkin, Cecilia   general 1954
Stars in the Making Payne-Gaposchkin, Cecilia   general 1952
The Planet Jupiter Peek, Bertrand M.   Jupiter 1958
Men, Mirrors, and Stars Pendray, G. Edward   telescopes 1935
Metallography of Meteoric Iron Perry, Stuart H.   meteors 1944
Aristotle's Selections Peters, F. H.   history 1957
Stars Are Yours, The Pickering, James   general 1948
Stars Are Yours, The Pickering, James   general 1953
Everybody's Guide to Astronomy Popular Science   general 1949
Comets and Meteor Streams Porter, J. G.   meteors 1952
Night Sky, The Porter, J. G.   observing 1948
Myths and Marvels of Astronomy Proctor, Richard A.   mythology 1880
Theory of Sound Vol I Rayleigh, J. W. S.   physics 1877
Theory of Sound Vol II Rayleigh, J. W. S.   physics 1945
From Copernicus to Einstein Reichenback, Hans   physics  
Exploring Mars Richardson, Robert S.   Mars 1954
Orbital Motion Roy, A. E.   physics 1988
Larousse Encyclopedia of Astronomy Rudaux, Lucien DeVaucouleurs, G. general 1959
Manuel Pratique d'Astronomie Rudaux, Lucien   general 1952
Light: Visible and Invisible Ruechardt, Eduard   physics 1958
Astronomy: II-Astrophysics & Stellar Ast Russel, Henry Norris Dugan, Raymond Smithh physics 1938
Astronomy: I- The Solar System Russel, Henry Norris Dugan, Raymond Smith solar system 1945
Total Solar Eclipse of August 7, 1869 Sands, B.F.   Sun 1870
Introduction to the History of Science I Sarton, George   history 1927
Experimental Spectroscopy Sawyer, Ralph A.   physics 1944
Gyroscope, Its Practical Construction... Schilovsky, P. P.   physics 1924
Structure and Evolution of the Stars Schwardzschild, Martin   general 1958
Amateur Telescope Making Scientific American   telescopes 1953
The Solar System Scientific American   solar system 1975
Comets, Vagabonds of Space Seargent, David A.   comets 1982
Observations of Eros Volume I See, T. J. J.   solar system 1903
Gospel in the Stars Seiss, Joseph A.   history 1900
Photography in Astronomy Selwyn, E. W. H.   photography 1950
Photography in Astronomy Selwyn, E. W. H.   photography 1950
Engineering Astronomy Service, Jerry H.   general 1935
Astronomy with the Naked Eye Serviss, Garrett P.   observing 1908
Other Worlds Serviss, Garrett P.   general 1928
Story of the Moon, The Serviss, Garrett P.   Moon 1928
Beyond the Observatory Shapley, Harlow   general 1967
Galaxies Shapley, Harlow   galaxies 1943
Galaxies Shapley, Harlow   galaxies 1943
Inner Metaglaxy, The Shapley, Harlow   galaxies 1957
Of Stars and Men Shapley, Harlow   stars 1960
Survey of External Galaxies ... Shapley, Harlow Ames, Adelaide galaxies 1932
Amateur Astronomer's Handbook Sidgwick, J. B.   observing 1955
Observational Astronomy for Amateurs Sidgwick, J. B.   observing 1955
Riddle of the Universe, The Smart, W. M.   general 1970
Spherical Astronomy Smart, W. M.   general 1931
Bedford Catalogue, The Smyth, William H.   catalogue 1986
The World Machine: The Cosmic Mechanism Snyder, Carl   general 1907
Mirrors, Prisms, and Lenses Southall, James P. C.   optics 1923
Satellite of the Sun Spilhaus, Athelstan   Earth 1958
Dictionary of Astronomy and Astronautics Spitz, Armand Gaynor, Frank general 1959
Geology Applied to Selenolgy Spurr, J. E.   Moon 1945
Adolfo Stahl Lectures in Astronomy Stahl, Adolfo   general 1919
Popular Astronomy Steele, Joel Dorman   general 1899
Celestial Mechanics, Part I Sternberg, Shlomo   physics 1969
Sunspots in Action Stetson, Harlan True   Sun 1947
Soul of the Lodestone Still, Alfred   physics 1946
Elementary Astronomy Struve, Otto   general 1959
Stellar Evolution Struve, Otto   general 1950
Astrophotographie D'Amateur Texereau, Jean de Vaucouleurs, Gerard photography 1954
Living Biographies of Great Scientists Thomas, Henry Thomas, Dana Lee history 1941
Fabric of the Heavens Toulmin, Stephen Goodfield, June history 1961
Microcomputer Control of Telescopes Trueblood, Mark Genet, Russell telescopes 1985
RR Lyrae Stars Tsesevich, V. P.   stars 1969
Planets, The Urey, Harold C.   solar system 1952
American Ephemeris & Naut Almanac 1970 US Navy Royal Greenwich Observ ephemeris 1968
American Ephemeris & Naut Almanac 1971 US Navy Royal Greenwich Observ ephemeris 1969
Astronomical Almanac 1989 US Navy Royal Greenwich Observ. ephemeris 1988
Astronomical Almanac 1990, The US Navy Royal Greenwich Observ ephemeris 1989
Astronomical Almanac 1991 US Navy Royal Greenwich Observ ephemeris 1990
Dead Reckoning Altitude & Azimuth Table US Navy   navigation 1943
Dead Reckoning Altitude & Azimuth Table US Navy   navigation 1943
Improved Lunar Ephemeris 1952-1959 US Navy Royal Greenwich Observ. Moon 1954
Nautical Almanac 1964 US Navy Her Majesty's Stat. Serv ephemeris 1962
U S Naval Observatory 2nd Series Vol XXI US Navy   catalogue 1968
Classics in Science various   history 1960
Astronomical Photography Waters, H. H.   photography 1921
Between the Planets Watson, Fletcher G.   solar system 1941
Between the Planets Watson, Fletcher G.   meteors 1956
Webb Deep Sky Handbook 2: Nebulae Webb Society   nebulae 1979
Webb Deep Sky Handbook 3: Clusters Webb Society   general 1979
Webb Deep Sky Handbook 4: Galaxies Webb Society   galaxies 1981
Webb Deep Sky Handbook 5:Clust of Galax Webb Society   galaxies 1982
Webb Deep Sky Handbook I: Double Stars Webb Society   double stars 1979
Observations of Mars and Its Canals Webb, Harold B.   Mars 1941
Observations of the Planet Mars Webb, Harold B.   Mars 1936
The Observer's Star Atlas Webb, Harold B.   catalogs 1939
Celestial Objects for Common Telescopes Webb, T. W.   observing 1917
Celestial Objects Vol I Webb, T. W.   observing 1917
Earth, Moon, and Planets Whipple, Fred L.   solar system 1941
Earth, Moon, and Planets Whipple, Fred L.   solar system 1941
Stephen Hawking White, Michael Gribbin, John physics 1992
Seeing Stars White, W. B.   observing 1935
Moon, The Wilkins, H. Percy Moore, Patrick Moon  
Our Moon Wilkins, H. Percy   Moon 1954
Preparing Figures for Technical Papers Willment, David A.   general 1961
Great Men of Science Wilson, Grove   history 1929
Lessons in Astronomy Young, Charles A.   general 1903
Manual of Astronomy Young, Charles   general 1902
Manual of Astronomy Young, Charles A.   general 1912
Sun, The Young, C. A.   Sun 1895
Exploring the Universe Young, Louise B.   general 1971
Making Friends with the Stars Zadde, Arthur J.   observing 1948
Astronomy: The Evolving Universe Zeilik, Michael   general 1982

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