Babylonian Astronomy: Historical Sketch

@article{Olmstead1938BabylonianAH,
  title={Babylonian Astronomy: Historical Sketch},
  author={Albert Ten Eyck Olmstead},
  journal={The American Journal of Semitic Languages and Literatures},
  year={1938},
  volume={55},
  pages={113 - 129}
}
  • A. T. Olmstead
  • Published 1 April 1938
  • Physics
  • The American Journal of Semitic Languages and Literatures
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  • 1938