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Author Love, David, 1950-

Title Kepler and the universe : how one man revolutionized astronomy / David K. Love.

Publication Info. Amherst, New York : Prometheus Books, 2015.

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 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    92 Kepler,J LOV    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    92 KEPLER,J LOV    Available
 PAS Hill Avenue Branch Non-Fiction    92 KEPLER,J LOV    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Description 253 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Maps on endpapers.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : astronomy before Kepler -- Kepler's early life -- Graz (1594-1600), the secret of the universe -- Tycho and Kepler -- Prague (1600-1612), the new astronomy -- Prague, many new things -- 1610, the year of the telescope -- Linz (1612-1626), the harmony of the universe -- The final years (1626-1630), the Rudolphine tables -- Epilogue, the real universe -- Appendix : summary of kepler's travels.
Subject Kepler, Johannes, 1571-1630.
Astronomers -- Germany -- Biography.
Astronomy -- History -- 16th century.
Astronomy -- History -- 17th century.
Brahe, Tycho, 1546-1601.
Genre/Form Biographies.
ISBN 9781633881068 (hardcover)
1633881067 (hardcover)

 
    
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