By Michael Maunder, Patrick Moore (auth.)
A overall eclipse of the sunlight is due in August 1999. it is going to allure alot of curiosity simply because - surprisingly - it will likely be seen in a lot of Europe and the united kingdom. a complete sunlight Eclipse is often interesting. This e-book is for everybody that desires to understand 1. What a sunlight Eclipse is two. The phenomena it is easy to count on to determine three. the right way to picture an eclipse utilizing quite a few tools four. how one can plan for an eclipse day trip. The publication not just covers the 1999 eclipse but additionally prior and destiny eclipses which we will be able to watch for. This ebook is additionally attention-grabbing to "armchair astronomers" because it includes alot of historic and anecdotal info. there is even a last bankruptcy on "Eclipse Mishaps and Oddities" together with the yankee eclipse day trip of 1780 that overlooked the complete eclipse simply because they went to the inaccurate location!