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A history of astronomy from Thales to Kepler, formerly titled History of the planetary systems from Thales to Kepler;

Author: J L E Dreyer
Publisher: [New York] Dover Publications [1953]
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 2d edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Dreyer, J.L.E. (John Louis Emil), 1852-1926.
History of astronomy from Thales to Kepler.
[New York] Dover Publications [1953]
(OCoLC)645415318
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J L E Dreyer
ISBN: 0486600793 9780486600796
OCLC Number: 302541
Description: 438 pages illustrations 22 cm
Contents: The earliest cosmological ideas --
The early Greek philosophers --
The Pythagorean school --
Plato --
The homocentric spheres of Eudoxus --
Aristotle --
Herakleides and Aristarchus --
The theory of Epicycles --
The dimensions of the world --
The Ptolemaic system --
Medieval cosmology --
Oriental astronomers --
The revival of astronomy in Europe --
Copernicus --
Tycho Brahe and his contemporaries --
Kepler --
Conclusion.
Responsibility: rev. with a foreword by W.H. Stahl.

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