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Edmond Halley: Charting the Heavens and the Seas

@inproceedings{Cook1998EdmondHC,
  title={Edmond Halley: Charting the Heavens and the Seas},
  author={A. Cook},
  year={1998}
}
1. Halley's world 2. Formation of an astronomer 3. Skies of the south 4. Into Europe 5. A wedding and two funerals 6. Achilles produced 7. Improving natural knowledge 8. Celestial architecture 9. Uses and practice of the contemplation of nature 10. Far seas and new prospects 11. Upon the Dalmation shore 12. In the Savillian Chair 13. The matter of the moon 14. Astronomer royal 15. The advancement of natural knowledge Appendix 1: The eliptic orbit Appendix 2: Genealogical notes Appendix 3: The… Expand
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