The collective work of about 400 authors edited by an editorial board of 9 historians and astronomers, this is a unique and valuable resource. The two volumes include approximately 1550 biographical sketches on astronomers from antiquity to modern times.Proclusa#39; Commentary on Euclid was highly regarded and discussed in Galileo Galileia#39;s circle. Nicolaus ... Proclus ou sur bonheur, edited by H. D. Saffrey and A. Ph. Segonds, with Concetta Luna. ... Teaching manual consolidating Aristotlea#39;s Physics books 6 and 7 and On the Heavens book 1 in a demonstrative method.
|Title||:||Biographical Encyclopedia of Astronomers|
|Author||:||Thomas Hockey, Katherine Bracher, Marvin Bolt, Virginia Trimble, JoAnn Palmeri, Richard Jarrell, Jordan D. Marché, F. Jamil Ragep|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2007-09-18|