***Once Upon a Starry Night
A Book of Constellations
by Jacqueline Mitton and Christina Balit
Reviewed March 21, 2004.
National Geographic, Washington, DC, 2003. 203 pages.
Available at Sembach Library (J 523.8 MIT).
Once Upon a Starry Night
tells the stories behind the constellations
of gods and heroes found among the stars in the sky, including a star map
so you can find them. Each story is presented simply and clearly, with
a picture showing how you can possibly get that character from the sketch
of the stars. It’s a nice resource. I didn’t know all these
Copyright © 2004 Sondra Eklund.
All rights reserved.
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