Book ID: CBB000073284

Historical eclipses and Earth's rotation (1997)

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Stephenson, F. Richard (Author)


Cambridge University Press


Publication Date: 1997
Physical Details: xvi + 557 pp.; illus.; bibl.; index

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Review Pasachoff, J.M. (1998) Review of "Historical eclipses and Earth's rotation". Isis: International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences (pp. 521-22). unapi

Review Morrison, L. (2001) Review of "Historical eclipses and Earth's rotation". Journal for the History of Astronomy (p. 160). unapi

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Authors & Contributors
Stephenson, F. Richard
Said, S. S.
Steele, John M.
Fatoohi, L. J.
Fatoohi, Louay J.
Morrison, L. V.
Journals
Journal for the History of Astronomy
Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies [London University]
Palestine Exploration Quarterly
Quarterly Journal of the Royal Astronomical Society
Publishers
Cambridge University Press
Concepts
Astronomy
Eclipses; transits; occultations; conjunctions
Maps; atlases
Cosmology
Earth (planet)
Observation
People
Regiomontanus
Walther, Bernard
Thales of Miletus
Hipparchus
Places
Middle and Near East
Ancient Near and Middle East: Egypt, Sumer, Babylon, Assyria, Mesopotamia, Palestine, Persia
China; Japan
Eastern Asia: China, Japan, Korea
Mesopotamia
Times
17th century
Ancient
Renaissance
Institutions
Jesuits (Society of Jesus)
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