Book ID: CBB000004650

Megalithic science: Ancient mathematics and astronomy in north-west Europe (1981)

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Heggie, Douglas C. (Author)


Thames & Hudson


Publication Date: 1981
Physical Details: 256 pp.; illus.; bibl.; index

Citation URI
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Authors & Contributors
Cohen, I. Bernard
Meynent, Marie-Julie
Ogilvie, Marilyn Bailey
King, David A.
Wayman, P.
Nīlakanṇṭha Somayāji
Journals
British Journal for the History of Science
Berichte zur Wissenschaftsgeschichte
The Irish Astronomical Journal
Indian Journal of History of Science
MHNH (Revista Internacional de Investigación sobre Magia y Astrología Antiguas)
Synthese
Publishers
Arno
Princeton University Press
Verlag Harri Deutsch
Aarhus Universitetsforlag
Brill
Concepts
Astronomy
Mathematics
Venus
Eclipses; transits; occultations; conjunctions
Celestial mechanics
Cosmology
People
Foucault, Jean Bernard Léon
Campbell, Elizabeth Ballard
Maunder, Edward Walter
Campbell, William Wallace
Maunder, Annie S. D.
Smyth, Charles Piazzi
Time Periods
19th century
Ancient
17th century
18th century
20th century, late
16th century
Places
North America: United States; Canada
Greece
France
Indian sub-continent
Central Asia: India, Afghanistan, Tibet
Rome
Institutions
Royal Observatory Greenwich
Institut d'Égypte
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