Rükl’s loss is being deeply felt by anyone who loves looking at the Moon. Among the books he authored, his legendary Atlas of the Moon. Replacement for Rukl Moon Atlas – posted in Lunar Observing: A few months ago , I read a review in S&T about a new book that competes with. Atlas of the Moon. by Rukl, Antonin. Book condition: Used – Acceptable. Book Description. Sky Pub Corp. Used – Acceptable. Ships from the UK. Former Library .

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Please be civil in your comments. The author has complemented his research with a good bibliography, comprehensive charts, and a brief description of the art and science of observing the moon. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: It would od it easier for me to mark it up with my own notes, which I really want to do. Audible Download Audio Books.

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Atlas of the Moon. References to this book La Luna. This Atlas has it all.

For a map of the Lunar far side, please click here. Revised, updated, and improved with expanded text and maps, this venerable tge is the ideal reference guide for beginning Moon-gazers and expert lunar observers alike. However its out of print and expensive.

They are survived by a daughter Janaa son Michal rukp, and four grandchildren. This site uses cookies. According to amateur astronomers, visualization of landforms surpasses any other Lunar atlases. I should have sprung for one of these a long time ago for those nights when the moon is drowning out the dim fuzzies I usually search out.


It’s a shame this magnificent atlas of the Moon is out of print. The Lunar Navigator Interactive Maps Of The Moon A complete series of interactive lunar maps, with more than 1, geographic formations including craters, mountains, lakes, seas and valleys identified simply by moving your mouse cursor over the feature.

You must be logged in to post a comment. For a clickable listing of Lunar features accessible via the Full Moon Atlas, please click here. Southwestern Oceanus Procellarum Sector E There was no red ink used during the printing, so all images and text remain visible even in red light, during actual observations. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam.

Get to Know Us. Atlas is on good quality paper. Northern Mare Serenitatis Sector C Northeast Oceanus Procellarum Sector C He also says little about some of the pre-scientific ideas and musings about this object which has captivated and enriched the imaginations, as well as the mind, of so many people for so much of our history.

Antonín Rükl, – – Sky & Telescope

His astronomical maps, atlases and altas publications were published not only in the Czech Republic but were also translated into many languages and published abroad. I may have to buy a second copy in worse shape!

Surprisingly, and disappointingly, he gives very little description about his work in drawing the lunar features or general astronomical sketching, which in my opinion is a missed opportunity to add some charm and value to an already aesthetic book. This is one particular edition of an out-of-print classic. Introduction to Observing and Photographing the Solar System.


See all free Kindle reading apps. Most helpful customer reviews on Amazon. The book obviously shows considerable love for the science and patience, which are terrific qualities for any observer to take to the eyepiece.

Email required Address never made public. He regards this work as one belonging more to the 20th Century and would like to have it a completed project. Southeastern Oceanus Procellarum Sector E Southeast Mare Imbrium Sector C Perfect for experienced stargazers and beginners alike, Pocket Sky Atlas will have your exploring the heavens in no time.

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Simply put, it’s a grand work of art, and if you get your hands on one, never let go! Don’t worry about the condition.

The charts show both constellation boundaries and stick figures to help you find your way. He graduated from Czech Technical University in Prague inafter which he joined the Czech Technical University as a staff member, working at the Prague Planetarium in February Would you like to tell us about a lower price?

Also inminor planet was named for this beloved lunar specialist. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. We encourage you to read our privacy statement and terms of use. Share your thoughts with other customers.

By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. The first edition is pages, extremely well written and richly illustrated with hand drawings and photos.

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