The First Predicted Return of Comet Halley

@article{Broughton1985TheFP,
  title={The First Predicted Return of Comet Halley},
  author={Peter Broughton},
  journal={Journal for the History of Astronomy},
  year={1985},
  volume={16},
  pages={123 - 133}
}
  • P. Broughton
  • Published 1 June 1985
  • Physics
  • Journal for the History of Astronomy

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