Re: I Knew The Book Was Good But...
- After having listened to Ron's presentation at AstroImage 2002 last
week at UC Irvine and followed by his tutorial the next day, wait
until you see the next edition -- next installment. The clarity of
Ron's presentation was literally palpable. He was doing "new things"
that aren't even discussed in his book, but have been discussed in
this discussion group.
--- In ccd-newastro@y..., Jay Arnold <ajarnold@c...> wrote:
> I'm taking an Observational Astronomy class at the University of
> Dakota. Imagine my suprise when I strolled into the bookstore to
> textbooks to find that the primary text for the class is, you
> it, "The New CCD Astronomy"! I am in the unique situation of, not
> already owning the textbook, but having read it cover to cover at
> 3-4 times! I was already excited about the class, but now even more
> This will certainly be a textbook that will make a worthy reference
> text... no risk of selling this one back at the end of the semester
> (which might be a bit hard, since I have the pdf version...)
> Jay Arnold