WorldCat Identities

Moore, Patrick

Works: 462 works in 2,469 publications in 9 languages and 71,269 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  History  Popular works  Encyclopedias  Dictionaries  Juvenile works  Atlases  Miscellanea  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Compiler, Other, Author of introduction, Creator, Narrator, Interviewee
Classifications: QB63, 520
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Patrick Moore
The data book of astronomy by Patrick Moore( Book )

46 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Data Book of Astronomy is a one-stop reference for astronomers at all levels of experience from beginners to experienced observers. Filled with data on our Moon and Sun, the planets, the stars, the Galaxy, and the myriad galaxies in deep space, it also reveals the latest scientific discoveries about black holes, quasars and the origins of the Universe."--Jacket
The amateur astronomer by Gideon Riegler( Book )

69 editions published between 1957 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For more than three decades The Amateur Astronomer has inspired generations of amateur astronomers. Almost uniquely, Patrick Moore has written a book that is useful to astronomers at all levels, from beginner to expert." "The appendices - completely updated in this new edition - provide extensive star, lunar and planetary maps, along with a vast amount of data and information that make this book an essential for every amateur astronomer's library."--Jacket
Astronomy encyclopedia by Bonnie J Blackburn( Book )

30 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and held by 1,659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Astronomy Encyclopedia is an interstellar tour led by the acclaimed Sir Patrick Moore, England's ambassador to the night sky. In more than 3000 alphabetically organized articles and over 600 photographs, star maps and explanatory diagrams, it covers everything and everyone from the American Association of Variable Star Observers to zodiacal light." "The articles provide authoritative yet accessible information on subjects such as our Galaxy, the Sun and planets, life in the Universe, optical and radio telescopes, stars, black holes, astrophysics, observatories, astronomical photography, space programs, the constellations and famous astronomers. Supporting these articles are shorter entries on planetary features and satellites, asteroids, observational techniques, comets, satellite launchers, meteors, and subjects as diverse as software for astronomy and the structure of meteorites."--Jacket
Stargazing : astronomy without a telescope by Patrick Moore( Book )

13 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in English and held by 1,530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides amateur observers information about the changing night sky and its stars and constellations, and discusses comets and meteor showers
The return of Halley's comet by Patrick Moore( Book )

16 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 1,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes what is known about the structure and behavior of comets, traces the history of Halley's comet, and describes how it will be studied during its 1985-1986 return
Exploring the night sky with binoculars by Patrick Moore( Book )

24 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 1,289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moore describes how to explore the stars, the constellations, the seasonal changes of the sky, the moon, and the comets, without buying an expensive telescope
The moon by Patrick Moore( Book )

40 editions published between 1955 and 1985 in English and held by 1,213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summarizes the latest scientific findings and describes current ideas about the formation of typical lunar features, such as the craters, maria and highland regions, as well as outlining the leading theories about the origin of the Moon itself
Guide to Mars by Patrick Moore( Book )

33 editions published between 1956 and 1978 in English and held by 1,197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Guinness book of astronomy facts & feats by Patrick Moore( Book )

24 editions published between 1979 and 1995 in English and held by 1,147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The International encyclopedia of astronomy( Book )

5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 1,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes 7 major essays and many articles all supported by shorter entries
The stars by Patrick Moore( Book )

18 editions published between 1962 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 1,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and illustrations explain what the stars are like, how they are born, constellations, the Milky Way, and other galaxies
Bang! : the complete history of the universe by Brian May( Book )

28 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of the universe from the big bang that began it, through the emergence of life in it, to current exploration of it, and theorizes about future discoveries and its ultimate end
The New guide to the planets by Patrick Moore( Book )

43 editions published between 1954 and 2004 in English and Turkish and held by 1,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Watchers of the stars : the scientific revolution by Patrick Moore( Book )

8 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 1,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New guide to the moon by Patrick Moore( Book )

34 editions published between 1953 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Space by Patrick Moore( Book )

15 editions published between 1968 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the amazing advances and discoveries made during the momentous last half century, including the first manned spaceflight and first man in orbit; the first unmanned landing on the moon; the first craft to leave Earth's orbit; the manned moon landings; the advent of the Space Shuttle, the first probes to Mars, Venus, etc
The planets by Patrick Moore( Book )

9 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sky at night by Patrick Moore( Book )

44 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring sections on the solar system, cosmology, the bizarre and unexplained, space missions, the Moon, and more, this title offers journey into space for the novice astronomer and the lifelong stargazer alike
The observer's year : 366 nights of the universe by Patrick Moore( Book )

24 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Krydret med anekdoter og påmindelser om mærkedage giver forfatteren anvisninger på, hvad der efter hans mening er værd at se på himmelhvælvet hver enkelt nat året rundt
Apollo 11, a night to remember by Patrick Moore( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new compilation of original footage, this program has an in-depth montage of the moon landing story. It contains rare and previously unseen footage from the BBC live coverage in 1969, footage of the landing, and also the buildup to the launch. Includes an episode of The sky at night
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Astronomy encyclopedia
Alternative Names

controlled identityFishall, R. T., 1923-2012

Caldwell-Moore, Alfred Patrick.

Caldwell Moore, Alfred Patrick 1923-2012

Caldwell-Moore, Patrick

Caldwell-Moore, Patrick 1923-

Caldwell-Moore, Patrick 1923-2012

Caldwell-Moore, Patrick Alfred 1923-

Caldwell-Moore, Patrick Alfred 1923-2012

Caldwell-Moore, Patrick Alfred, sir

Fishall, R. T. 1923-2012

Moore, Alfred Patrick.

Moore, Alfred Patrick Caldwell-.

Moore, P.

Moore, P. 1923-

Moore, P. 1923-2012

Moore, P. (Patrick)

Moore, Patrick.

Moore Patrick 1923-2012

Moore, Patrick Alfred

Moore, Patrick Alfred, 1923-2012

Moore Patrick Alfred Caldwell- 1923-2012

Mur, P.

Patricius Moore

Patrick Alfred Caldwell-Moore astronomo inglese

Patrick Moore angol csillagász

Patrick Moore britisk amatørastronom, forfattar og programleiar

Patrick Moore britisk amatørastronom og forfatter

Patrick Moore Brits televisiepresentator

Patrick Moore englischer Astronom, Autor und Fernsehmoderator

Patrick Moore Talasulat, broadcaster ampong astronomer

Sir Patrick Moore 1923-

Sir Patrick Moore 1923-2012

Мур, Патрик

Мур, Патрик, 1923-

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帕特里克·穆爾 Writer, broadcaster and astronomer

The amateur astronomerAstronomy encyclopediaStargazing : astronomy without a telescopeExploring the night sky with binocularsThe starsBang! : the complete history of the universeSpaceThe sky at nightThe observer's year : 366 nights of the universe