The Accuracy of Tycho Brahe's Instruments

@article{Wesley1978TheAO,
  title={The Accuracy of Tycho Brahe's Instruments},
  author={Walter G. Wesley},
  journal={Journal for the History of Astronomy},
  year={1978},
  volume={9},
  pages={42 - 53}
}
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