Book ID: CBB605032836

Bibliography of the Exact Sciences in the Low Countries from ca. 1470 to the Golden Age (2018)


Hoogendoorn, Klaas (Author)


Publication Date: 2018
Physical Details: 1444 pp.
Language: English

In this bibliography of the exact sciences in the Low Countries, Klaas Hoogendoorn gives a detailed analytical description by autopsy of all printed books published by scientists associated with the Low Countries from ca. 1470 to the Golden Age (1700). The books' locations are given, along with secondary bibliographical sources and concise biographies of the authors. Includes indexes of the editions by subject, printer/publisher and person. Along with books on subjects including mathematics, physics, military science and navigation, the second part describes all known almanacs and prognostications for the period, providing the most complete survey yet available. It is a thoroughly revised and expanded update of D. Bierens de Haan's Bibliographie néerlandaise historique-scientifique ... (Rome, 1883) up to about 1700.

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Review Marika Keblusek (2019) Review of "Bibliography of the Exact Sciences in the Low Countries from ca. 1470 to the Golden Age". Isis: International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences (pp. 823-824). unapi

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Authors & Contributors
Berkel, Klaas van
Van Helden, Albert
Palm, Lodewijk C.
Brabers, Jan
Roberts, Lissa Louise
Kragh, Helge S.
Centaurus: International Magazine of the History of Mathematics, Science, and Technology
Arms and Armour Society Journal
Environment and History
Science in Context
K. G. Saur Verlag
Johns Hopkins University Press
Academic Press
History of science, as a discipline
Stevin, Simon
Locke, John
Newton, Isaac
Vitruvius Pollio, Marcus
Nunes, Pedro
Deventer, Jacob van
Time Periods
16th century
17th century
15th century
18th century
14th century
Katholieke Universiteit Brabant (Netherlands)

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