Picture Credits

The following sources are gratefully acknowledged. All other diagrams and photographs are by the author.

Figure 1-1: National Solar Observatory/Sacramento Peak, Sunspot, New Mexico.

Figure 1-2: John Walker, Fourmilab, Switzerland.

Figure 1-3: High Altitude Observatory, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, Colorado.

Figures 1-4, 13-3, and 13-4: G.F. Chambers, Handbook of Descriptive Astronomy (Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1877).

Figure 1-5: SOHO/Extreme Ultraviolet Imaging Telescope consortium. SOHO is a project of international cooperation between ESA and NASA.

Figure 1-6: NASA and the crew of Apollo 12.

Figure 1-7: Royal Astronomical Society, from the Memoirs, 1836.

Figure 1-8: NASA and the crew of Apollo 11.

Figure 1-9: John Kennewell, Learmonth Solar Observatory, Western Australia.

Figures 1-10, 1-11, and 3-5: J.F. Blake, Astronomical Myths, Based on Flammarion's "History of the Heavens" (MacMillan, London, 1877).

Figures 1-12, 1-14, 3-3, 3-4, 7-1, 7-2, 9-2, and 15-4: Royal Astronomical Society.

Figure 1-13: Simon Newcomb, Popular Astronomy (MacMillan, London, 1878).

Figures 2-2, 4-3, 4-4, and 5-7: F. Dyson and R.v.d.R. Wooley, Eclipses of the Sun and Moon (Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1937).

Figure 2-4: CNES (France) and the crew of Mir mission 27.

Figures 2-5, 15-7, and 15-8: Fred Espenak, NASA-Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Maryland.

Figure 2-6: M. Payen, Selenelion ou Apparition Luni-Solaire en l'Isle de Gorgone, 1666. Reproduced in L'Astronomie (Paris), volume 12, pp.13-18, 1893; courtesy W.G. Waddington, University of Oxford.

Figure 2-7: John Hisco, Astronomical Society of South Australia.

Figure 3-6: H. Rider Haggard, King Solomon's Mines (Cassell, London, 1886).

Figure 4-2, H. Spencer Jones, General Astronomy (Edward Arnold, London, 1922).

Figures 4-5 and 4-6: S.A. Mitchell, Eclipses of the Sun (Columbia University Press, New York, 1923).

Figure 4-8: Geraint Lewis and Michael Irwin; William Herschel Telescope, La Palma.

Figure 4-9: Warrick Couch, Richard Ellis, Space Telescope Science Institute, and NASA.

Figure 5-2: Courtesy of the SOHO/LASCO consortium. SOHO is a project of international cooperation between ESA and NASA.

Figure 5-3: Clementine image courtesy U.S. Naval Research Laboratories.

Figure 5-4, 5-5, and 5-6: Norman Lockyer, Recent and Coming Eclipses (MacMillan, London, 1900).

Figure 6-1: NASA and the crew of Apollo 14.

Figure 6-2: Courtesy Steven Bell (H.M. Nautical Almanac Office), and the Royal Astronomical Society.

Figure 8-1: Washington Irving, Life and Voyages of Christopher Columbus (Philadelphia, 1892).

Figure 8-2: Thomas McKenney and James Hall, History of the Indian Tribes of North America (Philadelphia, 1837-1844).

Figure 9-1: J.J. Grandville, Un Autre Monde (Paris, 1844).

Figure 10-1: Cortland (New York) Evening Standard,May 28, 1900.

Figure 10-2: The Bell System Technical Journal, volume 27, pp. 510588, 1948.

Figure 10-3: Courtesy Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut.

Figure 11-1: Courtesy the Maria Mitchell Association, Nantucket, Massachusetts.

Figure 12-1: Applied Physics Laboratory, Johns Hopkins University, and NASA.

Figure 12-2: Malin Space Science Systems and NASA.

Figure 12-4: Erich Karkoschka, Space Telescope Science Institute, and NASA.

Figure 12-5: NASA and the Voyager imaging team.

Figure 13-1: Brian Handy and the Transition Region And Coronal Explorer mission team.

Figure 13-5: John Spencer, Space Telescope Science Institute, and NASA.

Figure 14-1: NASA and Space Telescope Science Institute.

Figure 15-2: National Space Development Agency ofJapan.

Figure 15-3: Peter Davison, Department of Land Administration, Perth,Western Australia.

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