Stargazers pp 200-200 | Cite as

The Role of the Amateur in Modern Astronomy

  • H. Derek Howse
  • Patrick Moore
Conference paper


This contribution dealt with the need for international coordination between amateur astronomers and the failure of the IUAA (International Union of Amateur Astronomers) to meet this need. [The substance of this contribution was given in Sky & Telescope, 73, 482 (1987 November).The text was not received. — Eds.]

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Derek Howse
    • 1
  • Patrick Moore
    • 2
  1. 1.Riverhead, Sevenoaks, KentUK
  2. 2.Selsey, Chichester, W. SussexUK

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