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The Cambridge Concise History of Astronomy

@inproceedings{Hoskin1999TheCC,
  title={The Cambridge Concise History of Astronomy},
  author={M. Hoskin},
  year={1999}
}
  • M. Hoskin
  • Published 1999
  • History
  • Preface 1. Astronomy before history Clive Ruggles and Michael Hoskin 2 Astronomy in antiquity Michael Hoskin 3. Astronomy in China Christopher Cullen 4. Islamic astronomy Michael Hoskin and Owen Gingerich 5. The Astrolabe Michael Hoskin 6. Medieval Latin astronomy Michael Hoskin and Owen Gingerich 7. From geometry to physics: astronomy transformed Michael Hoskin 8. The refracting telescope in the seventeenth century J. A. Bennett 9. Newton and Newtonianism Michael Hoskin 10. The astronomy of… CONTINUE READING
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