# The stellar-dynamical oeuvre

@article{Binney1996TheSO, title={The stellar-dynamical oeuvre}, author={James Binney}, journal={Journal of Astrophysics and Astronomy}, year={1996}, volume={17}, pages={81-93} }

Chandrasekhar was active in stellar dynamics only during the five years 1939 – 1944. Over this period the focus of his attention varied systematically, so that a chronological ordering of his papers corresponds fairly exactly with an ordering by topic. In sections 2 and 3 I review in chronological order all the stellar-dynamical papers that he published in refereed journals. Section 4 summarizes the content of his book The Principles of Stellar Dynamics. Section 5 attempts to assess the impact…

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