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North star and the Southern Cross

being the personal experiences, impressions and observations of Margaretha Weppner, in a two years" journey round the world ...

by Margaretha Weppner

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Published in [Albany] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Voyages around the world

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    Added t.-p., illus.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG440 .W485
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6962549M
    LC Control Number05037425
    OCLC/WorldCa526144

      Part 6 of the Celestial Navigation series! The Southern Cross (Crux) - How to recognize the constellation and how to use it to find your directions in the southern hemisphere.   How to find the North Star and Southern Cross. In the next in our stargazing series, learn to navigate by the stars by finding Polaris in the north, or using the Southern Cross .

    southern cross, north star citizenship. Millions of white, aspirational Americans saw slavery as part of liberty, and support for its protections grew stronger as the West expanded, in some places spectacularly, even in border states where scholars have too easily concluded that the peculiar institution was dying out on the eve of war.   “Southern Cross, North Star: The Politics of Region, Irreconciliation, and Civil War Memory in the American Heartland," a guest lecture from Dr. Christopher Phillips, Department of History.

    Polaris (/ p oʊ ˈ l ɛər ɪ s /), designated α Ursae Minoris (Latinized to Alpha Ursae Minoris, abbreviated Alpha UMi, α UMi), commonly the North Star or Pole Star, is the brightest star in the constellation of Ursa is very close to the north celestial pole, making it the current northern pole revised Hipparcos parallax gives a distance to Polaris of about light Constellation: Ursa Minor. From the gourd’s outline, the North Star could be found by extending a straight line five times the distance from the outermost star of the bowl. For millenia, celestial wayfinding knowledge—navigating by observing the stars and other night sky patterns—passed from generation to generation.


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Paperback: $ ISBN Published: March Add to Cart Additional Information. University of Hawaii Press. pages. SHARE: About the Book; Concise field guide to stars and constellations presented in a month-by-month selection of stars charts. Explains. Genre/Form: Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sinclair, Francis.

Under north star and southern cross. London, Low, Marston, (OCoLC)   Like the Big Dipper, whose Pointer stars point toward Polaris (the North Star), the Southern Cross indicates the location of the South Pole of the sky and as such is often utilized by navigators.

The longer bar of the Cross points almost exactly toward the South Pole of the sky. North Star to Southern Cross. A small, attractive book, a kind of field guide to the stars the test takes up astronomy old and new, with brief stories of the constellations short subjects, from the Crab Nebula to black holes and gravitational pulses.Books > Nonfiction; Share - The North Star and The Southern Cross Volume 2 by Weppner Margaretha.

The North Star and The Southern Cross Volume 2 .Polaris or the North Star is a very important star because it is often used for navigation. But Polaris is only visible in the Northern Hemisphere. There is no pole star in the Southern Hemisphere. Instead a constellation called Crux is used to mark south.

The constellation Crux is the smallest of Author: Joanca.