The Recovery of Early Greek Astronomy from India

@article{Pingree1976TheRO,
  title={The Recovery of Early Greek Astronomy from India},
  author={D. Pingree},
  journal={Journal for the History of Astronomy},
  year={1976},
  volume={7},
  pages={109 - 123}
}
  • D. Pingree
  • Published 1976
  • Medicine, History
  • Journal for the History of Astronomy
(ProQuest: ... denotes formulae omitted.)(ProQuest: ... denotes non-USASCII text omitted.)The recent publication by O. Neugebauer of his monumental A history of ancient mathematical astronomy1 provides us with penetrating analyses of the remnants of Greek astronomy. Those remains are dominated by "the Greatest", Ptolemy's ZiivTaCic fiadruiariK-f),2 which appears to have been so enormously successful that his principal successors-Pappus,3 Theon,4 and Stephanus6- limited their activities to the… Expand

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