Astronomy should not be confused with Astrology. Astronomy is the study of the stars, and Astrology is the study of how the stars affect our lives. We will be focusing on Astronomy here.

The Night Sky Companion: A Yearly Guide to Sky-Watching – Tammy Plotner –

Skywatching – David H. Levy –

Skywatching : Encyclopedia of Discovery – Robert Burnham –

Advanced Skywatching – Robert Burnham –

The Backyard Stargazer: An Absolute Beginner’s Guide to Skywatching With and Without a Telescope – Patricia Price –

Getting the Measure of the Stars – A. Cooper, E.N. Walker –

Observing Variable Stars: A Guide for the Beginner – David H. Levy –

Turn Left at Orion: A Hundred Night Sky Objects to See in a Small Telescope – And How to Find Them – Guy Consolmagno, Dan M. Davis –

The Beginnings of Western Science: The European Scientific Tradition in Philosophical, Religious, and Institutional Context, 600 B.C. to A.D. 1450 – David C. Lindberg –

The Story of Astronomy – Peter Aughton –

Signs & Seasons Understanding the Elements of Classical Astronomy – Jay Ryan –

The Sky Atlas: The Greatest Maps, Myths and Discoveries of the Universe – Edward Brooke-Hitching –

Sky & Telescope’s Pocket Sky Atlas – Roger W. Sinnott –

The Starlore Handbook: An Essential Guide to the Night Sky – Geoffrey Cornelius –