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Armitage, A. (Angus) 1902-1976

Overview
Works: 55 works in 261 publications in 5 languages and 5,036 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography 
Roles: Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: QB36.C8, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by A Armitage
A history of science, technology, and philosophy in the 16th & 17th centuries by A Wolf ( Book )
37 editions published between 1935 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This two-volume study represents a detailed account of three centuries of innovation, providing a complete portrait of the foundations of modern science and philosophy. Tracing the origins and achievements of the modern age, these sourcebooks deal with all the important developments in science and many of the innovations in the social sciences, British and Continental philosophy and psychology. As well as its comprehensive treatment of the practical innovations, the texts also include biographical information, presenting in one source the history, methods and principles that form the foundations of science and philosophy. Subjects covered in the texts include: mathematics; mechanics; astronomy; physics; meteorology; chemistry; geology; geography; biology; psychology; economics; statistics; philosophy; technology; and social sciences. Illustrations include diagrams of scientific apparatus and instruments, and frontispieces
Copernicus : the founder of modern astronomy by A Armitage ( Book )
27 editions published between 1938 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sun, stand thou still : the life and work of Copernicus the astronomer by A Armitage ( Book )
13 editions published between 1947 and 1973 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The world of Copernicus : (Sun, stand thou still) by A Armitage ( Book )
65 editions published between 1947 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Kepler by A Armitage ( Book )
9 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
William Herschel by A Armitage ( Book )
14 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this book Dr. Armitage retells the story of the life and work of William Herschel, the self-taught amateur astronomer who rose from obscurity to world-fame, almost literally in a night, and whose achievements opened a new era in astronomical optics. The author gives an outline of Herschel's life and deals in detail with his scientific achievements, including his invention of an improved more effective telescope
Edmond Halley by A Armitage ( Book )
11 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dalibor Paar presents a brief biographical sketch of English astronomer Edmond Halley (1656-1742). Halley discovered the the proper motion of stars and the periodicity of comets. Halley's Comet is named for the astronomer
A century of astronomy by A Armitage ( Book )
8 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Copernicus and the reformation of astronomy by A Armitage ( Book )
7 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Copernicus and modern astronomy by A Armitage ( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of science, technology, and philosophy in the 16th & 17th centuries by A Wolf ( Book )
5 editions published between 1959 and 1962 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Niccolò Copernico e l'astronomia moderna by A Armitage ( Book )
5 editions published in 1956 in Italian and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Taiyō yo, nanji wa ugokazu : Koperunikusu no sekai by A Armitage ( Book )
3 editions published between 1962 and 1967 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life and work of Copernicus, the astronomer by A Armitage ( Book )
1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Copernicus by A Armitage ( Book )
3 editions published between 1938 and 1962 in Undetermined and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A History of science, technology and philosophy by A Wolf ( Book )
3 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A History of Science, Technology, and Philosophy in the 16th & 17th centuries. By A. Wolf ... with the co-operation of ... F. Dannemann ... and ... A. Armitage ... With 316 illustrations by Abraham WOLF ( Book )
2 editions published in 1935 in Undetermined and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A naturalist's vacation : the London letters of J.C. Fabricius by A Armitage ( )
2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shi liu, shi qi shi ji ke xue, ji shu he zhe xue shi by A Wolf ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in Chinese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The astronomical work of Nicolas-Louis Lacaille by A Armitage ( Book )
2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Armitage, A.
Armitage, Angus
Armitage, Angus 1902-1976
アーミティジ, A
Languages
English (202)
Italian (5)
Japanese (3)
German (2)
Chinese (1)
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