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Forbes, Eric G.

Overview
Works: 106 works in 281 publications in 4 languages and 2,315 library holdings
Genres: History  Records and correspondence  Conference papers and proceedings  Catalogs  Biography  Local history  Directories  Maps  Observations 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Other
Classifications: QB82.G72, 522.1942162
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Most widely held works about Eric G Forbes
 
Most widely held works by Eric G Forbes
Greenwich Observatory ... the story of Britain's oldest scientific institution, the Royal Observatory at Greenwich and Herstmonceux, 1675-1975 by Eric G Forbes( Book )

7 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Euler-Mayer correspondence (1751-1755): a new perspective on eighteenth-century advances in the lunar theory by Leonhard Euler( Book )

14 editions published in 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tobias Mayer's Opera inedita: the first translation of the Lichtenberg edition of 1775 by Tobias Mayer( Book )

11 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gresham lectures of John Flamsteed by John Flamsteed( Book )

11 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Royal Society catalogue of portraits by Norman H Robinson( Book )

9 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The correspondence of John Flamsteed, the first astronomer royal by John Flamsteed( Book )

19 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A detailed, scholarly work of reference, The Correspondence of John Flamsteed, The First Astronomer Royal: Volume 1 is an essential guide to the exciting developments in scientific thinking that occurred during the seventeenth century. It supplements the published correspondence of Isaac Newton and Henry Oldenburg, and will be an invaluable research tool, not only for historians of astronomy, but also for researchers examining how scientific thought developed."--Publisher's information
Human implications of scientific advance : proceedings of the 15th International Congress of the History of Science, Edinburgh, 10-15 August 1977 by International congress for the history of science( Book )

7 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tobias Mayer, (1723-62), pioneer of enlightened science in Germany by Eric G Forbes( Book )

14 editions published between 1970 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unpublished writings of Tobias Mayer by Tobias Mayer( Book )

23 editions published between 1972 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The birth of scientific navigation : the solving in the 18th century of the problem of finding longitude at sea by Eric G Forbes( Book )

9 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Human implications of scientific advance : proceedings of the XVth International Congress of the History of Science, Edinburgh, 10-15 August 1977 by International Congress on the History of Sciences( Book )

10 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and French and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Clerk Maxwell, F.R.S.E., F.R.S. (1831-1879) by Eric G Forbes( Book )

7 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astronomy and geography by Tobias Mayer( Book )

3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Artillery and mechanics by Tobias Mayer( Book )

4 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The theory of the magnet and its application to terrestrial magnetism by Tobias Mayer( Book )

3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Origins and early history (1675 - 1835) by Eric G Forbes( Book )

11 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Index of fellows of the Royal Society of Edinburgh elected from 1783 to 1882 ... by Great Britain( Book )

6 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greenwich Observatory : the Royal Observatory at Greenwich and Herstmonceux, 1675-1975. Vol. 1. Origins and early history (1675-1835) by Eric G Forbes( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The correspondence of John Flamsteed, the first astronomer royal
Alternative Names
Eric Forbes Forbes, Eric Gray (1933–1984), historian of astronomy

Eric Gray Forbes

Forbes, E. G.‏

Forbes, E. G. 1933-

Forbes, E. G. 1933-1984

Forbes, E. G. (Eric G.)

Forbes, E. G. (Eric G.), 1933-1984

Forbes, E. G. (Eric Gray), 1933-

Forbes, E. G. (Eric Gray), 1933-1984

Forbes, Eric G.

Forbes, Eric Gray

Forbes, Eric Gray 1933

Forbes, Eric Gray 1933-1984

Gray Forbes, Eric 1933-1984

Languages
English (163)

German (8)

Latin (1)

French (1)

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