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Nicole Oresme's De visione stellarum (On Seeing the Stars)

A Critical Edition of Oresme's Treatise on Optics and Atmospheric Refraction, with an Introduction, Commentary, and English Translation

Nicole Oresme's De visione stellarum (On Seeing the Stars) by Dan Burton
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In this critical edition of Nicole Oresme's 14th-century treatise on atmospheric refraction, Oresme uses optics and infinitesimals to help solve this vexing problem of astronomy, proposing that light travels along a curve through the atmosphere, centuries before Hooke and Newton.
BRILL; October 2006
333 pages; ISBN 9789047410898
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Title: Nicole Oresme's De visione stellarum (On Seeing the Stars)
Author: Dan Burton
 
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