The Correspondence of John Flamsteed: The First Astronomer Royal / Edition 3

The Correspondence of John Flamsteed: The First Astronomer Royal / Edition 3

by Eric Gray Forbes
     
 

ISBN-10: 0750307633

ISBN-13: 9780750307635

Pub. Date: 03/31/2002

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The Correspondence of John Flamsteed discusses this leading figure in the final phases of the seventeenth-century scientific revolution, presents his extensive correspondence with 129 British and foreign scholars all over the world, and touches on many of the scientific discussions of the day. This book, the last volume of the set, contains his letters from number

Overview

The Correspondence of John Flamsteed discusses this leading figure in the final phases of the seventeenth-century scientific revolution, presents his extensive correspondence with 129 British and foreign scholars all over the world, and touches on many of the scientific discussions of the day. This book, the last volume of the set, contains his letters from number 901 to 1515.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780750307635
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
03/31/2002
Pages:
1038
Product dimensions:
7.80(w) x 9.70(h) x 2.40(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
List of Letters
Abbreviated References
Glossary of Astronomical and Other Technical Terms
List of Symbols
Introduction
Letters 901-1515
Appendix-Official Documents
Agenda to Previous Volumes
Biographical Notes
Index

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