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ISBN-13: 9780801894664
Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press
Publication date: 07/01/2010
Series: Johns Hopkins New Translations from Antiquity
Pages: 112
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Aaron Poochigian is an adjunct professor of languages and literature at Brooklyn College.

Table of Contents

Introduction
Invocation
The Axle, the Poles, and the Northern Sky
The Southern Sky
The Planets and the Great Circles
Weather Signs
Appendix 1: Constellation Risings and Settings
Appendix 2: Bayer Designations
Notes
Works Cited

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John Fitch

The translation is full of linguistic verve and lively intelligence—thoroughly attractive and rewarding to read. The concise and helpful commentary is a further boon.

John Fitch, University of Victoria

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