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Following is listed the Table of Contents of the new book TELESCOPE Rx by P. Clay Sherrod
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CONTENTS – TELESCOPE Rx

PART ONE – Tips for Optimizing Your Telescope
1        - Page 11 - Introduction: Your House Gorilla - Page             
2        – Page 17 - Opening Windows to Your Night Sky
3        – Page 27 - The Human Eye
4        – Page 35 - Daylight Observing
5        – Page 41 - Telescope Magnification
6        – Page 45 - Telescope Resolution
7        – Page 49 - Seeing Conditions and Transparency
8        - Page 55 - Star Testing Your Telescope
9        - Page 59 - Practical Guide to Eyepiece Selection
10    - Page 69 - A Guide for the Wise Selection of Telescope Accessories
11    – Page 93 - Telescope Limiting Magnitude
12    – Page 97 - Summer and Winter Temperature Precautions
13    – Page 103 - Controlling Heat Currents – Air Convection
14    – Page 113 - Telescope Power Supplies and Voltage Considerations
15    – Page 125 - Lightning and Surge Protection + Pier Construction    
16    – Page 133 - Pollen Alert: Protecting you Telescope
17    – Page 137 - ASO Fine Optics Cleaning Methods – Parts I and II
18    – Page 151 - Polar Alignment - Clay’s Kochab Clock
19    – Page 167 - Polar Alignment Without Polaris
20    – Page 169 - Polar Alignment – Drift Method
21    – Page 171 - Polar Alignment – Iterative Computerized Method
22    – Page 173 - Telescope Setting Circles – How to Use Them
23    – Page 183 - Balancing an Equatorial Telescope

PART TWO – Scientific Observing Projects for Your Telescope
24    – Page 187 - Techniques for Observing Meteors –Lists of Annual Showers
25    – Page 209 - Scientific Studies of the Sun
26    – Page 219 - Our Romance with the Moon
27    – Page 231 - Observations of the Planet Venus
28    – Page 241 - Observations of the Planet Mars
29    – Page 265 - Observations of the Planet Jupiter
30    – Page 279 - Observations of the Planet Saturn
31    – Page 285 - Studies of Comets and Meteors
32    – Page 299 - Comet Magnitude Determinations via CCD
33    – Page 303 - Observing the Companion to the Bright Star Sirius
34    – Page 309 - Observations of Algol – The Demon Star
35    – Page 313 - Observations of the Globular Clusters – a Directory
36    – Page 321 - Guide to Observing the Variable Stars
37    – Page 333 - Your Search for Novae and Supernovae
– APPENDIX – An Introduction into Piggyback Astrophotography
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