Nature’s grandest spectacle is a total eclipse of the Sun and for the first time in several decades, a total solar eclipse is coming to the United States in 2017. “See the Great American Eclipse of August 21, 2017” is a richly illustrated book that gives prospective eclipse viewers all the information needed to safely view the eclipse.
A special book feature is the two attached eclipse viewing glasses, certified to be completely safe for viewing the partial stages of an eclipse.
The book includes a description of the magnificent spectacle of a total solar eclipse, a summary of how eclipses occur, a short history of eclipses seen in America, scientific results from eclipses, strategies to successfully view the eclipse, and 18 pages of gorgeous and detailed maps for finding a perfect spot to view the eclipse. This book is an essential planning resource as well as a memento for this celestial event.
The book measures 4.5" by 8.5" with 44 glossy pages in full color and includes two eclipse viewing glasses folded in a plastic bag.