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Lancaster Brown, Peter 1927-

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Works: 34 works in 173 publications in 5 languages and 5,253 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Handbooks and manuals  Juvenile works  History  Detective and mystery fiction  Dictionaries  Fiction 
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Most widely held works about Peter Lancaster Brown
 
Most widely held works by Peter Lancaster Brown
Megaliths, myths, and men : an introduction to astro-archaeology by Peter Lancaster Brown( Book )

27 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As commonly used, the term ""megaliths"" refers to huge, free-standing, neolithic stones whose origin and meaning have long been debated by archaeologists and students of prehistory. Perhaps the most famous neolithic site is Stonehenge, the great circle of giant stones on Salisbury Plain in England. Twentieth-century studies of Stonehenge and other megalithic monuments have given rise to the science of astra-archaeology, i.e, the study of early astronomical knowledge through the interpretation of ancient monuments and other archaeological data. The present volume, by a noted British astronomer
Megaliths and masterminds by Peter Lancaster Brown( Book )

11 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discussion of the questions surrounding various ancient stone monuments throughout the world and, also offers a reassessment of the achievements of earlier non-literate peoples based on recent research and archaeoligical findings
Astronomy in color by Peter Lancaster Brown( Book )

15 editions published between 1972 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comets, meteorites, and men by Peter Lancaster Brown( Book )

12 editions published between 1973 and 1975 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Halley & his comet by Peter Lancaster Brown( Book )

9 editions published in 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Star & planet spotting : a field guide to the night sky by Peter Lancaster Brown( Book )

6 editions published between 1974 and 1990 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains deep-sky charts, maps, and hard-to-find star and planet charts
What star is that? by Peter Lancaster Brown( Book )

15 editions published between 1971 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astronomy by Peter Lancaster Brown( Book )

7 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the first sky-watchers, the astronomer's tools, and heavenly bodies such as stars, planets, and meteors
Planet Earth in color by Peter Lancaster Brown( Book )

3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The seas and oceans in color by Charles Frederick Hickling( Book )

12 editions published between 1973 and 1981 in English and Swedish and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Skywatch : eyes-on activities for getting to know the stars, planets & galaxies by Peter Lancaster Brown( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A practical introduction to the night sky and what can be seen there with the naked eye, binoculars, and telescopes, including stars, planets, constellations, and asteroids
Fjord of silent men by Peter Lancaster Brown( Book )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coast of coral and pearl by Peter Lancaster Brown( Book )

3 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Halley's comet & the Principia by Peter Lancaster Brown( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve came back by Peter Lancaster Brown( Book )

9 editions published in 1957 in English and Undetermined and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Australia's coast of coral and pearl by Peter Lancaster Brown( Book )

3 editions published between 1974 and 1995 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astronomie by Peter Lancaster Brown( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in German and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whaling around Australia by Max Colwell( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'astronomie : observation de l'universe by Peter Lancaster Brown( Book )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un documentaire illustré qui rassemble des informations susceptibles de satisfaire la curiosité des férus de l'astronomie. Texte et illustrations sont étroitement imbriqués
Astronomie en couleurs by Peter Lancaster Brown( Book )

4 editions published between 1973 and 1976 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Megaliths, myths, and men : an introduction to astro-archaeology
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Alternative Names
Brown, P. 1927- писатель, астроном

Brown, P. L. 1927- писатель, астроном

Brown P. L. писатель, астроном 1927-

Brown P. писатель, астроном 1927-

Brown, Peter L. 1927-

Brown, Peter Lancaster.

Brown, Peter Lancaster 1927-

Lancaster Brown, Peter

Lancaster-Brown, Peter 1927-

Lancaster, P. 1927- писатель, астроном

Lancaster P. писатель, астроном 1927-

Ланкастер Браун, П 1927- писатель, астроном

Ланкастер Браун П. писатель, астроном 1927-

Languages
English (135)

French (7)

Italian (7)

Swedish (2)

German (1)