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A history of astronomy, W.W. Bryant

Label
A history of astronomy
Title
A history of astronomy
Statement of responsibility
W.W. Bryant
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
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Bryant, Walter W.
Dewey number
520.9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Routledge revivals
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Astronomy
Label
A history of astronomy, W.W. Bryant
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published in 1907 by Methuen and Company
Contents
1. Early notions -- 2. The eastern nations of antiquity -- 3. The Greeks -- 4. The Arabs -- 5. The revival : Copernicus : Tycho Brahe -- 6. Kepler : Galileo -- 7. Newton -- 8. Newton's successors : Laplace -- 9. Flamsteed : Halley : Bradley : Herschel -- 10. The early nineteenth century : Neptune -- 11. Herschel : Bessel : Struve -- 12. Comets -- 13. The sun : eclipses : parallax -- 14. General astronomy and celestial mechanics -- 15. Observatories and instruments -- 16. Adjustment of observations. Personal errors -- 17. The sun -- 18. Solar spectroscopy -- 19. Solar eclipses : spectroscopy -- 20. The moon -- 21. The earth -- 22. The interior planets -- 23. Mars -- 24. Minor planets -- 25. The major planets -- 26. The solar system -- 27. Comets, meteors, zodiacal light -- 28. The stars : catalogues : proper motion : parallax : magnitude -- 29. Double stars -- 30. Variable stars -- 31. Clusters : nebulæ : Milky Way -- 32. Steller spectroscopy -- 33. Conclusion
Control code
9781315797083
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 355 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317752479
Other control number
10.4324/9781315797083
System control number
(OCoLC)876293913
Label
A history of astronomy, W.W. Bryant
Publication
Note
First published in 1907 by Methuen and Company
Contents
1. Early notions -- 2. The eastern nations of antiquity -- 3. The Greeks -- 4. The Arabs -- 5. The revival : Copernicus : Tycho Brahe -- 6. Kepler : Galileo -- 7. Newton -- 8. Newton's successors : Laplace -- 9. Flamsteed : Halley : Bradley : Herschel -- 10. The early nineteenth century : Neptune -- 11. Herschel : Bessel : Struve -- 12. Comets -- 13. The sun : eclipses : parallax -- 14. General astronomy and celestial mechanics -- 15. Observatories and instruments -- 16. Adjustment of observations. Personal errors -- 17. The sun -- 18. Solar spectroscopy -- 19. Solar eclipses : spectroscopy -- 20. The moon -- 21. The earth -- 22. The interior planets -- 23. Mars -- 24. Minor planets -- 25. The major planets -- 26. The solar system -- 27. Comets, meteors, zodiacal light -- 28. The stars : catalogues : proper motion : parallax : magnitude -- 29. Double stars -- 30. Variable stars -- 31. Clusters : nebulæ : Milky Way -- 32. Steller spectroscopy -- 33. Conclusion
Control code
9781315797083
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 355 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317752479
Other control number
10.4324/9781315797083
System control number
(OCoLC)876293913

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