Tom Anderson is a naturalist and a writer who splits his time between Minnesota and the Yukon Territory in northern Canada. Both places have augmented his love for the northern lights. In this guide, he describes the northern lights' characteristics and types, based on the phenomenon's varying appearances. Learn how to maximize your chances of seeing the northern lights. Match your observations with the author's descriptions. And learn about the history and mythology surrounding the lights. It's all possible with this handy, laminated guide.