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The Resource Ancient astronomical observations and the study of the moon's motion (1691-1757)h[electronic book], John M. Steele, (electronic book)

Ancient astronomical observations and the study of the moon's motion (1691-1757)h[electronic book], John M. Steele, (electronic book)

Label
Ancient astronomical observations and the study of the moon's motion (1691-1757)h[electronic book]
Title
Ancient astronomical observations and the study of the moon's motion (1691-1757)h[electronic book]
Statement of responsibility
John M. Steele
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
GW5XE
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Steele, John M
Dewey number
520
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QB16
LC item number
.S74 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Sources and studies in the history of mathematics and physical sciences
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  • Astronomy, Ancient
  • Moon
  • Moon
Label
Ancient astronomical observations and the study of the moon's motion (1691-1757)h[electronic book], John M. Steele, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Edmond Halley's Discovery of the Secular Acceleration of the Moon
  • A Forgotten Episode in the History of the Secular Acceleration: William Whiston, Arthur Ashley Sykes and the Eclipse of Phlegon
  • The Gradual Acceptance of the Existence of the Secular Acceleration During the 1740s
  • Eighteenth-Century Views of Ancient Astronomy
  • The First Detailed Study of the Moon's Secular Acceleration: Richard Dunthorne
  • An Integrated Approach: Tobias aMayer
  • The Final Synthesis: Jérôme Lalande
Control code
SPR778458380
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 158 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781461421481
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Ancient astronomical observations and the study of the moon's motion (1691-1757)h[electronic book], John M. Steele, (electronic book)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Edmond Halley's Discovery of the Secular Acceleration of the Moon
  • A Forgotten Episode in the History of the Secular Acceleration: William Whiston, Arthur Ashley Sykes and the Eclipse of Phlegon
  • The Gradual Acceptance of the Existence of the Secular Acceleration During the 1740s
  • Eighteenth-Century Views of Ancient Astronomy
  • The First Detailed Study of the Moon's Secular Acceleration: Richard Dunthorne
  • An Integrated Approach: Tobias aMayer
  • The Final Synthesis: Jérôme Lalande
Control code
SPR778458380
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 158 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781461421481
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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