Astronomy, Arab

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The Schemata of the Stars: Byzantine Astronomy from 1300 A.D.

The Schemata of the Stars

Byzantine Astronomy from 1300 A.D.

Most of the knowledge of ancient Greek science survived through Byzantine codices. A short Byzantine...

In synchrony with the heavens Volume 1, The call of the muezzin /: Studies in astronomical timekeeping and instrumentation in medieval Islamic civilization.

In synchrony with the heavens Volume 1, The call of the muezzin /

Studies in astronomical timekeeping and instrumentation in medieval Islamic civilization.

BRILL (2004)
US$302.00

King (history of science, F.W. Goethe U., Frankfurt, Germany), in the first of two volumes, presents...

In Synchrony with the Heavens, Volume 2: Instruments of Mass Calculation: (Studies X-XVIII)
BRILL (2005)
US$245.00

'This is the first investigation of one of the main interests of astronomy in Islamic civilization,...