A History of Astronomy From Thales to Kepler (Formerly Titled: History of the Planetary Systems From Thales to Kepler)
by Dreyer, J.L.E.; Stahl, W.H.
x, 438 pp. Revised with a foreword by W.H. Stahl. "A masterpiece of historical insight and scientific accuracy, this is the definitive work on Greek astronomy and the Copernican Revolution. Beginning with the ancient Egyptians, it ranges from the Pythagoreans and Plato to medieval European and Islamic cosmologies, concluding with detailed surveys of the works of Copernicus, Brahe, and Kepler."Reprint of 1953 reissue of 196 original. Formerly titled: "History of the Planetary Systems From Thales to Kepler".
Keywords: SCIENCE AND NATURE ASTRONOMY THALES KEPLER COPERNICUS ASTRONOMERS Second edition. New York: Dover Publications, Inc., 1953. Second Edition. Near Fine/Not Applicable. (Inventory #: 2188913)
Literature, American & Military History, General Antiquarian
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