Book ID: CBB000650362

Stargazer: The Life and Times of the Telescope (2005)


Watson, Fred (Author)

Da Capo Press

Publication Date: 2005
Physical Details: x + 342 pp.; ill.; bibl.; index
Language: English

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Review Rubin, Vera (2005) Review of "Stargazer: The Life and Times of the Telescope". Science. unapi

Review Strano, Giorgio (2005) Review of "Stargazer: The Life and Times of the Telescope". Nuncius: Annali di Storia della Scienza (p. 281). unapi

Review Bolt, Marvin (2008) Review of "Stargazer: The Life and Times of the Telescope". Isis: International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences (p. 165). unapi

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Authors & Contributors
Abrahams, Peter
Biagioli, Mario
Bònoli, Fabrizio
Brenni, Paolo
Cocquyt, Tiemen
DeVorkin, David H.
Annals of Science: The History of Science and Technology
History of Science
Nuncius: Annali di Storia della Scienza
HOST: Journal of History of Science and Technology
Journal of Astronomical History and Heritage
Nei Menggu Shifan Daxue Xuebao (Ziran Kexue Ban)
National Geographic Society
Oxford University Press
University of Chicago Press
Scientific apparatus and instruments
Astronomical observatories
Science and technology, relationships
Galilei, Galileo
Kepler, Johannes
Bruno, Giordano
Campani, Giuseppe
Dollond, John
Gascoigne, William
Time Periods
17th century
18th century
19th century
20th century, late
Great Britain
Dublin (Ireland)
Universität Bonn
Dollond and Aitchison (firm)
Hubble Space Telescope
Zeiss (Carl) Optische Werkstätte, Jena
Max-Planck-Institut für Radioastronomie

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