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

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

Label
Ancient astronomical observations and the study of the moon's motion (1691-1757)
Title
Ancient astronomical observations and the study of the moon's motion (1691-1757)
Statement of responsibility
John M. Steele
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
GW5XE
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Sources and studies in the history of mathematics and physical sciences
Label
Ancient astronomical observations and the study of the moon's motion (1691-1757), John M. Steele, (electronic resource)
Link
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-2149-8
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • ERDC_HANOV
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
ocn778458380
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 158 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781461421498
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
u226586
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)778458380

Library Locations

    • ERDC - Hanover (US Army Engineer Research and Development Center) Borrow it
      72 Lyme Road, Hanover, NH, 03755-1290, US
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