Book ID: CBB000100158

Scientific Method in Ptolemy's Harmonics (2000)


Barker, Andrew D. (Author)

Cambridge University Press

Publication Date: 2000
Physical Details: viii + 281 pp., figs., bibls., indexes
Language: English

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Review Tybjerg, Karin (2002) Review of "Scientific Method in Ptolemy's Harmonics". British Journal for the History of Science (p. 349). unapi

Essay Review Konoval, Brandon (2005) What Does Science Have to Do with Music?. Annals of Science: The History of Science and Technology (pp. 107-120). unapi

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Jones, Alexander
Swerdlow, Noel M.
Duke, Dennis W.
Bowen, Alan C.
Reiner, Erica
Rochberg, F.
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Journal for the History of Astronomy
Sciamvs: Sources and Commentaries in Exact Sciences
Annals of Science: The History of Science and Technology
Isis: International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences
MIT Press
University of Toronto
Harmony (music theory)
Solar system; planets
Tables; catalogs; lists
Theon of Alexandria
Hipparchos of Rhodes
Geminus of Rhodes
Middle and Near East
Babylon (extinct city)
Early modern

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