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Navigation on Wood: Wooden Navigational Instruments 1590-1731: An Analysis of Early Modern Western Instruments for Celestial Navigation, Their Origins, Mathematical Concepts and Accuracies (2018)

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Authors & Contributors
Grijs, Richard de
Morfouli, Meropi
Gall, Céline Le
Jacob, Andrew P.
Hohenkerk, Catherine Y.
Schotte, Margaret E.
Journals
Journal of Astronomical History and Heritage
Archives Internationales d'Histoire des Sciences
Science in Context
Royal Historical Society. Transactions
Journal for Maritime Research: Britian, the Sea and Global History
Histoire & Mesure
Publishers
Johns Hopkins University Press
IOP Publishing Ltd
Springer
Peter Lang
Oxford University Press
Brill
Concepts
Instruments, navigational
Nautical astronomy
Longitude and latitude
Maritime science
Navigation
Instruments, astronomical
People
Galilei, Galileo
Stradivari, Antonio
Poleni, Giovanni
Picard, Jean-Françoise
La Hire, Philippe de
Lacaille, Nicolas Louis de
Time Periods
17th century
18th century
16th century
Early modern
19th century
Renaissance
Places
Atlantic Ocean
Netherlands
Italy
United Kingdom
Amsterdam (Netherlands)
Indian Ocean
Institutions
Royal Observatory, Cape of Good Hope
Académie des Sciences, Paris
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