An Eleventh-century Manual of Arabo-Byzantine Astronomy

An Eleventh-century Manual of Arabo-Byzantine Astronomy

by Alan Jones
     
 

ISBN-10: 9050630146

ISBN-13: 9789050630146

Pub. Date: 01/01/1987

Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.

Jones, A. An Eleventh-century Manual of Arabo-Byzantine Astronomy. 1987
O. Neugebauer has written an excellent commentary on the anonymous "Methods of Computing Various Astronomical Hypotheses". The present volume is intended to complement Neugebauer's commentary by supplying a critical edition and translation of the "Methods", along with notes that mostly

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Jones, A. An Eleventh-century Manual of Arabo-Byzantine Astronomy. 1987
O. Neugebauer has written an excellent commentary on the anonymous "Methods of Computing Various Astronomical Hypotheses". The present volume is intended to complement Neugebauer's commentary by supplying a critical edition and translation of the "Methods", along with notes that mostly concern textual problems and the identification of sources in Arabic astronomy, aspects of the work that are less exhaustively treated by Neugebauer.
CAB 3 (1987), 199 p. 22x30 cm. - 60.00 EURO, ISBN: 9050630146

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ISBN-13:
9789050630146
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
01/01/1987
Series:
Corpus des astronomes byzantins Series, #3
Pages:
199
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 11.70(h) x 0.50(d)

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