Astronomy, Greek

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Cleomedes' Lectures on Astronomy: A Translation of  The Heavens

Cleomedes' Lectures on Astronomy

A Translation of The Heavens

At some time around 200 A.D., the Stoic philosopher and teacher Cleomedes delivered a set of...

Next Time You See a Sunset

"Next time you see a sunset, stop and sit down for a while." This book’s tempting...

Shaping the Day: A History of Timekeeping in England and Wales 1300-1800

Shaping the Day

A History of Timekeeping in England and Wales 1300-1800

OUP Oxford (2009)
US$47.99

Overturning many common perceptions of the past - for example, that clock time and the industrial...

A Tenth of a Second: A History
US$25.00

In the late fifteenth century, clocks acquired minute hands. A century later, second hands appeared....

Data Processing in Precise Time and Frequency Applications
US$189.00

Physical processes, involving atomic phenomena, allow more and more precise time and frequency...

Heaven and Earth in Ancient Greek Cosmology: From Thales to Heraclides Ponticus
US$119.00

Exploring the decisive steps taken by Anaximander of Miletus, this book details the transition from...

Monks, Manuscripts and Sundials: The Navicula in Medieval England

Monks, Manuscripts and Sundials

The Navicula in Medieval England

BRILL (2010)
US$147.00

Bringing together the surviving material and manuscript evidence, this book looks closely at a...