The Star Book - Stargazing throughout the seasons in the Southern Hemisphere
Автор: Peter Grego
Год издания: 0000
Stargazing Throughout the Seasons in the Southern Hemisphere is an excerpt from The Star Book that guides you through the night skies in the Southern Hemisphere, through wide-angle star charts. Looking at the main constellations, stars and celestial showpieces of the southern celestial sphere, beginning with constellations around the south celestial pole and then taking a season by season view. Far southern stars had to wait until the early 17th century to be mapped by European explorers.Everyone is interested in the stars and on a clear night astonished by them. Stargazing Throughout the Seasons in the Southern Hemisphere will answer any questions you may have when you look up into the night sky.
An account of travels into the interior of Southern Africa, in the years 1797 and 1798
Автор: John Barrow
Полный вариант заголовка: «An account of travels into the interior of Southern Africa, in the years 1797 and 1798 : including cursory observations on the geology and geography of the southern part of that continent, the natural history of such objects as occurred in the animal, vegetable, and mineral kingdoms, and sketches of the physical and moral characters of the various tribes of inhabitants surrounding the settlement of the Cape of Good Hope. To which is annexed, a description of the present state, population, and produce of that extensive colony / by John Barrow».
Travels and adventures in the Persian provinces on the southern banks of the Caspian Sea
Автор: James Baillie Fraser
Полный вариант заголовка: «Travels and adventures in the Persian provinces on the southern banks of the Caspian sea : with an appendix, containing short notices of the geology and commerce of Persia / by James B. Fraser».
A proposed practicable plan for such a speedy easement of the poor rates throughout England
Автор: Peter Lovelass
Полный вариант заголовка: «A proposed practicable plan for such a speedy easement of the poor rates throughout England : As, that in the course of a few years, the parishes may de eased of one-fourth, if not one-third part of their present burthens and probably within twenty years to come, of more than one-third, if not one-half thereof and the poor better provided for than ever they have been without any alteration or variation being made in the poor laws or, shifting, as from one burthen to another on the people or, obliging any individuals that are now under no obligation to assist the poor, to contribute thereto or, depriving any body of people of any rights which the existing laws furnish them with or, varying one tittle the spirit or meaning of the laws of England and instead of diminishing the public revenue, absolutely increase it unless it should be the Legislature's Pleasure to make some Alteration in the Statute of 36 Geo. III. cap. 52. and some other late Statutes imposing Duties on Probates of Wills and Legacies / By Peter Lovelass».
The Cathedrals of Southern France
Автор: Mansfield Milburg Francisco