Book ID: CBB000650362

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

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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.
Journals
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)
Publishers
National Geographic Society
Abrams
Oxford University Press
Springer
University of Chicago Press
Concepts
Telescopes
Scientific apparatus and instruments
Optics
Astronomy
Astronomical observatories
Science and technology, relationships
People
Galilei, Galileo
Kepler, Johannes
Bruno, Giordano
Campani, Giuseppe
Dollond, John
Gascoigne, William
Time Periods
17th century
18th century
19th century
20th century, late
Places
Germany
Netherlands
England
Great Britain
France
Dublin (Ireland)
Institutions
Universität Bonn
Dollond and Aitchison (firm)
Hubble Space Telescope
Zeiss (Carl) Optische Werkstätte, Jena
Max-Planck-Institut für Radioastronomie
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