List of required books

Many courses have required books in addition to the materials supplied in class. Instructors do their best to keep the prices down, so most books are easy to find and second-hand copies are available.

(Jan 2018 revision)

W101 Introduction to Astrological Symbolism and Practice - Tamira McGillivray & Donna Young & Enid Newberg

Dykes, Benjamin. 2011. Traditional Astrology for Today. Minneapolis, MN: The Cazimi Press. (kindle $9.99 at Amazon, paperback $15.99 at Amazon or from the author at bendykes,com)
Hand, Robert, 1981. Horoscope Symbols, Para Research, Inc., MA, (paperback edition, $3.89-$24.95 Amazon)

W100A (5-week) The Bridge Course - Enid Newberg

Dykes, Benjamin. 2011. Traditional Astrology for Today. Minneapolis, MN: The Cazimi Press. (kindle $9.99 at Amazon, paperback $15.99 at Amazon or from the author at bendykes,com)
Hand, Robert, 1981. Horoscope Symbols, Para Research, Inc., MA, (paperback edition, $3.89-$24.95 Amazon)

W102 Alternate Tools for Interpretation - Carol Tebbs & Donna Young

Burk, Kevin. 2001. Understanding the Birth Chart. Llewellyn Books: St. Paul, MN. ($4.16 – 21.99, kindle $10.43 Amazon)
George, Demetra. 2008. Astrology and the Authentic Self, Ibis Press, Florida. ($24.95 new Amazon)

Dykes, Benjamin. 2011. Traditional Astrology for Today. Minneapolis, MN: The Cazimi Press. (kindle $9.99 at Amazon, paperback $15.99 at Amazon or from the author at bendykes,com) same as in W101
Hand, Robert, 1981. Horoscope Symbols, Para Research, Inc., MA, (paperback edition, $3.89-$24.95 Amazon) same as in W101

W103 Building Delineation Skills
- Karen McCauley & Inga Thornell with Susie Cox

Cunningham, Donna. 2014 rev. Astrological Analysis: Selected Topics in Chart Interpretation. Moon Maven Publications: Portland, OR. ($15 ebook at moonmavenpublications.com)
Dykes, Benjamin. 2011. Traditional Astrology for Today. Minneapolis, MN: The Cazimi Press. (kindle $9.99 at Amazon, paperback $15.99 at Amazon or from the author at bendykes,com) same as in W101 & W102
Obert, Charles. 2015. Introduction to Traditional Natal Astrology: A Complete Working Guide for Modern Astrologers. Minneapolis, MN: Almuten Press. ($19.95 at https://studentofastrology.com/book/)

W104 Practicum on Natal Interpretation – Karen McCauley & Inga Thornell

Dykes, Benjamin. 2011. Traditional Astrology for Today. Minneapolis, MN: The Cazimi Press. (kindle $9.99 at Amazon, paperback $15.99 at Amazon or from the author at bendykes,com) same as in W101
Obert, Charles. 2015. Introduction to Traditional Natal Astrology: A Complete Working Guide for Modern Astrologers. Minneapolis, MN: Almuten Press. ($19.95 at https://studentofastrology.com/book/ same as in W103
Houlding, Deborah. 2006. The Houses, Temples of the Sky. Bournemouth, England: The Wessex Astrologer, Ltd. (kindle $9.99 at Amazon, new paperback $20.00 at Amazon)

W110 Transits, Progressions and Directions - Carol Tebbs & Gloria Scigliano

Brady, Bernadette, 1992. Predictive Astrology: The Eagle and the Lark, Samuel Weiser, Inc., York Beach, ME, ($9-$30 Amazon used)
Doser, Oner. 2015. Astrological Prediction: A Handbook of Techniques, Cazimi Press ($20-24.95 Amazon)
George, Demetra. 2008. Astrology and the Authentic Self, Ibis Press, Florida. ($24.95 new Amazon) same as in W102
March, Marion D. & Joan McEvers. 1990. The Only Way to Learn Astrology: The Only Way To Learn About Tomorrow. Volume 4: Horoscope Analysis. ACS: San Diego, CA. ($10 through Kepler office, 425-673-4292 )

W111 Solar and Planetary Returns - Carol Tebbs & Judith Holloway

Brady, Bernadette, 1992. Predictive Astrology: The Eagle and the Lark, Samuel Weiser, Inc., York Beach, ME, ($9-$30 Amazon used) same as in W110
Doser, Oner. 2015. Astrological Prediction: A Handbook of Techniques, Cazimi Press ($20-24.95 Amazon) same as in W110
March, Marion D. & Joan McEvers. 1990. The Only Way to Learn Astrology: The Only Way To Learn About Tomorrow. Volume 4: Horoscope Analysis. ACS: San Diego, CA. ($10 through Kepler office, 425-673-4292 , same as in W110)
Merriman, Raymond, 1998. The New Solar Return Book of Prediction, Seek-It Publications, W. Bloomfield, MI ($15.15 Amazon new)
Ebertin, Reinhold. Combination of Stellar Influences, AFA, Tempe, AZ ($24.95 on Amazon and AFA site)

W112 Chart Synthesis and Rectification - Carol Tebbs \

Dobyns, Zipporah Pottenger. 1975, 2011. Progressions Directions and Rectification, AFA, Tempe, AZ. ($14.95 from AFA, astrologers.com)
Tebbs, Carol. 2008.  The Complete Book of Chart Rectification, Llewellyn Publishing, MN. ($16.62 - $29.81 Amazon)

W113 Practicum on Transits, Progressions and Directions – Tamira McGillivray & Kenneth Miller

No text is required but recommended are:
Brady, Bernadette, 1992. Predictive Astrology: The Eagle and the Lark, Samuel Weiser, Inc., York Beach, ME, ($9-$30 Amazon used, same as in W110 and W111)
Forrest, Steven. 1998 (2nd Edition). The Changing Sky. ACS: San Diego, CA (Amazon: paper $17.06, Kindle $9.99)

M101: Chart Mechanics Level 1 - Christine Arens

AFA Tables of Houses – Placidus System (by Astro-Numeric Service) ISBN 0-86690-252-X: new at astrologers.com ($18) or new/used at amazon.com

M101-2R Math Revisited (Level 1) - Donna Youn

AFA Tables of Houses – Placidus System (by Astro-Numeric Service) ISBN 0-86690-252-X: new at astrologers.com ($18) or new/used at amazon.com

M102: Chart Mechanics Level 2 - Christine Arens

O Hour (Midnight) Ephemeris/Ephemerides covering 1950-2050
AFA Tables of Houses – Placidus System (by Astro-Numeric Service) ISBN 0-86690-252-X: new at astrologers.com ($18) or new/used at amazon.com (same as in M101)

E300 Astrological Heritage through the Renaissance – Inga Thornell

Campion, Nicholas. 2006. The Dawn of Astrology. ISBN 1441127372  (available at astroamerica.com or abebooks.com)
Campion, Nicholas. 2009. A History of Western Astrology Volume II: The Medieval and Modern Worlds. ISBN-10: 1441181296. ISBN-13: 978-1441181299.

E510 Symmetrical Astrology I  - Bruce Scofield

Ebertin, Reinhold, 1972, 2000. Combination of Stellar Influences, translated by Roosedale and Kratzsch, American Federation of Astrologers, Tempe, AZ. ($13.16-$20.79 Amazon)
Simms, Maria Kay. 1989, 2001. Dial Detective, Rev. 2nd Edition. Kensington, NH: Cosmic Muse. ( $19.95 acspublications.com)

E531 Traditional Horary Astrology – Elena Lumen

Lilly, William. 2004. Book 1 & 2, Christian Astrology, Wessex Astrologer (or other editions).

WL220 Introduction to Astro*Carto*Graphy – Madalyn Hillis-Dineen & Karen McCauley

Lewis, Jim & Kenneth Irving. 1997 (reissued Nov. 2012). The Psychology of Astro*Carto*Graphy. London: Penguin Books.
Your personal A*C*G map

WL221A Astrolocality 2 – Exploring Local Space – Tamira McGillivray

no required text but recommended are: Astrolocality Astrology - A guide to what it is and how to use it by Martin Davis; The Wessex Astrologer Limited, Bournemouth England; 1999; ISBN 1902405056 and The Rulership Book by Rex Bills, Macoy Publishing & Masonic Supply Co.Inc.  Virgina 70-147932 OR The Book of Rulerships - Keywords from Classical Astrology. by Dr. J. Lee. Lehman, PhD; Whitford Press, Pennsylvania; 0-924608-13-7 and Vastu: Breathing Life into Space; by Robert E. Svoboda; Namarupa Publishers, New York ISBM 978-0-9889169-0-6

WR201 Introduction to Astrological Counseling - Karen McCauley & Inga Thornell

Cunningham, Donna. 2014 rev. Counseling Principles for Astrologers: Becoming an Effective Change Agent, Moon Maven Publications: Portland, OR ($15 ebook at moonmavenpublications.com)
Duncan, Adrian Ross. Astrology: Transformation and Empowerment. Samuel Weiser, 2002. ($6.14 to $26.96 Amazon)
Mulligan, Bob. 2001. Between Astrologers & Clients. Naples, FL: The Astrology Company. (paperback $22, available at theastrologycompany.com or by calling 239.261.2840)

FIVE WEEK COURSES

CS151A Dignity and Debility – Charles Obert

Obert, Charles. 2018. Using Dignities in Astrology. Charles Obert Press. ($12.00 at studentofastrology.com for ebook or $19.95 on Amazon for hard copy)

CS152A The Cycle of the Year: Traditional Predictive Astrology

Obert, Charles. 2018 The Cycle of the Year: Traditional Predictive Astrology ($12.00 at studentofastrology.com for ebook, or $19.95 on Amazon for hard copy)

E301A Astrological Heritage, Development of Modern Astrology Part 1 – Inga Thornell

Campion, Nicholas. 2009. A History of Western Astrology Volume II: The Medieval and Modern Worlds. ISBN-10: 1441181296. ISBN-13: 978-1441181299. Available from the Bloomsbury.com or Amazon in paperback.

E513A Introduction to Uranian Astrology – Madalyn Hillis-Dineen

No external text required - articles in course site

E520A,B,C Series on the Soul and Astrology – Joseph Crane & Enid Newberg

Cousineau, Phil. 1995 (reprint). Soul: An Archaeology--Readings from Socrates to Ray Charles. HarperOne. ISBN-13: 978-0062502438 ISBN-10: 0062502433 ($.01 – 13.28)

E521A The Astrology of Marsilio Ficino: How to live the good life

No book required as readings will be supplied. However, if you manage to find a copy of Ficino's Three Books on Life it can be helpful. (Right now, however, copies are running about $300-500 dollars on Amazon).

E522A Finding the Wholes: Systems Thinking and Astrology

No book required as readings will be supplied.
Optional: Donella Meadows. Thinking in Systems: A Primer. ($15.80 on Amazon) 
 

L201A Sacred Paths Through the Written Word - Carol Tebbs

No external text required - articles in course site

V101A Mapping Your Destiny: Vedic Astrology for Western Astrologers, Part 1 – Kenneth Miller

DeFouw, Hart & Robert Svoboda. 2003. Light on Life: An Introduction to the Astrology of India. New York: Penguin Books. (paperback $7-14 new/used at amazon.com)

V102A Mapping Your Destiny: Vedic Astrology for Western Astrologers, Part 2– Kenneth Miller

DeFouw, Hart & Robert Svoboda. 2003. Light on Life: An Introduction to the Astrology of India. New York: Penguin Books. (paperback $7-14 new/used at amazon.com)

WR202A Parents and Children – Cornelia Hansen

Arroyo, Stephen. 1975. Astrology, Psychology and the Four Elements. CRCS Publications. (available on Amazon for $11 - 15)

SELF-PACED COURSES

E260 Exploring Mesoamerican Astrology – Bruce Scofield

Scofield, Bruce. Signs of Time: An Introduction to Mesoamerican Astrology. Amherst, MA: One Reed Publications, 1994.
Scofield, Bruce and Barry Orr. How to Practice Mayan Astrology. Rochester, VT: Bear and Company. 2007.
These two texts are available from www.onereed.com

E400 Astronomy for Astrologers – Bruce Scofield

Aveni, Anthony. 1997. Stairways to the Stars: Skywatching in Three Great Ancient Cultures. John Wiley and Sons.
Bakich, Michael F. 2000. The Cambridge Planetary Handbook. Cambridge Unv. Press.

M101-2R Math Revisited (Level 1) - Donna Youn

AFA Tables of Houses – Placidus System (by Astro-Numeric Service) ISBN 0-86690-252-X: new at astrologers.com ($18) or new/used at amazon.com

 

 

 

 

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