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Totality : the great American eclipses of 2017 and 2024 / Mark Littmann and Fred Espenak.

Littmann, Mark, 1939- author. (Author). Espenak, Fred, author. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 0198795696
  • ISBN: 9780198795698
  • Physical Description: xiii, 347 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2017.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages [329]-337) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: 1. The experience of totality -- 2. The great celestial cover-up -- 3. Ancient efforts to understand -- 4. Eclipses in mythology -- 5. The strange behavior of man and beast--long ago -- 6. The Sun at work -- 7. The first eclipse chasers -- 8. The eclipse that made Einstein famous -- 9. Observing a total eclipse -- 10. Eye safety during solar eclipses -- 11. The strange behavior of man and beast-modern times -- 12. Eclipse photography -- 13. The all-American eclipse of 2017 -- 14. The weather outlook -- 15. When is the next one? Total eclipses: 2018-2023 -- 16. Coming back to America: the total eclipse of 2024 -- 17. Epilogue: Eclipses--cosmic perspective, human perspective.
Subject: Solar eclipses.
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