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Observer's Handbook 1907

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The first edition (1907) of the The Canadian Astronomical Handbook (later named the Observer's Handbook). This digital edition contains special introductory text written by former Handbook editor Roy Bishop in 2009.

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1907
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Pages: 
120

Observer's Handbook 1947

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The Observer's Handbook for 1947.  C.A. Chant, Editor; F.S. Hogg, Assistant Editor; David Dunlap Observatory.

Thirty-ninth year of publication.
 

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1947
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84

Observer's Handbook 1946

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The Observer's Handbook for 1946.  C.A. Chant, Editor; F.S. Hogg, Assistant Editor; David Dunlap Observatory.

Thirty-eighth year of publication.
 

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1946
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84

Observer's Handbook 1945

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The Observer's Handbook for 1945.  C.A. Chant, Editor; F.S. Hogg, Assistant Editor; David Dunlap Observatory.

Thirty-seventh year of publication.
 

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1945
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84

Asteroid (378204) Bettyhesser

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Betty Hinsdale Hesser (b.1938), passionately curious about, and gifted in languages, music and science, generously shares in an easily accessible manner her extensive knowledge, particularly about astronomy and reptiles, with people of all ages to address common misunderstandings and stimulate broader comprehension of nature.
 
Reference: MPC 86718
 
Name: 
Bettyhesser
Number: 
378204
Designation: 
2006 YF49
Disc. Date: 
2006-12-26
Discoverer: 
Balam, D.D.
Disc. Place: 
Mauna Kea

Asteroid (358376) Gwyn

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Stephen Gwyn (b. 1968) is an astronomer working for the Canadian Astronomy Data Centre. In 2009, he created the Solar System Object Image Search tool, which allows astronomers to find images of moving objects.
 
MPC 86717
Name: 
Gwyn
Number: 
358376
Designation: 
2006 XT67
Disc. Date: 
2006-12-13
Discoverer: 
Balam, D.D.
Disc. Place: 
Mauna Kea

Asteroid (15364) Kenglover

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Ken Glover (b. 1964) is a Canadian space historian. He is the co-editor of the Apollo Lunar Surface Journal. He has served as an on-set consultant for the IMAX film “Magnificent Desolation” and as a caption writer for the Taschen book, “Moonfire”.
 
Orbit type: Main Belt Asteroid
 
Reference: MPC 86714
Name: 
Kenglover
Number: 
15364
Designation: 
1996 HT2
Disc. Date: 
1996-04-17
Discoverer: 
Spacewatch
Disc. Place: 
Kitt Peak

Asteroid (15359) Dressler

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Burkhard Dressler (b. 1939) is a Canadian geologist who has made significant contributions to the field of impact cratering with meticulous field observations at Sudbury, Slate Islands, Manicouagan and Ries. He documented the core samples from the Chicxulub impact crater that led to confirming the KT age of this feature.
 
Orbit type: Main Belt Asteroid
 
Reference: MPC 86714
Name: 
Dressler
Number: 
15359
Designation: 
1995 GV2
Disc. Date: 
1995-04-02
Discoverer: 
Spacewatch
Disc. Place: 
Kitt Peak

Leo Enright Logbook 31

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Volume 31 of Leo Enright's logbooks, covering the period May 10, 2008 to November 1, 2008.

Observer: 
Enright, Leo
Volume: 
31
Pages: 
84
Interval: 
2008

Leo Enright Logbook 30

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Volume 30 of Leo Enright's logbooks, covering the period January 27, 2008 to May 10, 2008.

Observer: 
Enright, Leo
Volume: 
30
Pages: 
83
Interval: 
2008
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