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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Antonin Rukl’s cartography – nay, his artwork – in this volume brings the lunar surface to life in ways that no photographic atlas possibly can. Write a product review. They are survived by a daughter Janaa son Michaland four grandchildren.

Email required Address never made public. According to amateur astronomers, visualization of landforms surpasses any other Lunar atlases. There is no substitute! The price skyrocketed as they are the BEST, out of print and hard to find at a reasonable price.

He regards this work as one belonging more to the 20th Century and would like to have it a completed project. Afterward, he said that felt more honored here in the U. 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.


Each object is plotted on a detailed easy-to-use star map, and most of these sights can be found even in aylas light-polluted sky. I wouldn’t recommend using this outside with a telescope since the night’s humidity can permanently spoil it. Pocket Sky Atlas has 80 charts that plot more than 30, stars and ru,l, deep-sky objects including galaxies oriented as they are in the sky — all in a format small enough to fit in a glove compartment so you need never leave home without it.

Notify me of new comments via email. Wood, edited rrukl Gary Seronik. Click here to order from Amazon. In fact, as rul experienced stargazers know, to go dukl the naked-eye sky and delve deep into the universe, all you need are binoculars — even the ones hanging unused in your closet.

User Review – Pf as inappropriate This is one particular edition of an out-of-print classic. 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. Read more Read less. I was concentrating on the area around the crater Clavius, and this atlas was indispensable in helping to make sense out of the impossibly complex jumble of detail visible in one’s eyepiece.


Should last a long time. I can foresee this book being my indispensable companion on future lunar explorations. A world-renowned lunar cartographer, whose beautiful atlases have become prized possessions, has died at age Also so much moon information and info about moon flights and history of the people various craters named after.

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See our Returns Policy. If you like viewing the Moon or want detailed info on it this is the atlas to get.

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Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment at,as This photo-based Moon map clearly identifies and indexes more than interesting features and is ideal for small telescopes and binoculars.

Drawing on both traditional telescopic observations and the modern explorations of the Apollo, Clementine, and Lunar Prospector missions, The Modern Moon: I rarely use this volume for research because it’s much too good for that purpose alone.

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