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Ptolemy, Copernicus, Kepler

Author: Robert Maynard HutchinsR Catesby TaliaferroCharles Glenn WallisPtolemyNicolaus CopernicusAll authors
Publisher: Chicago : W. Benton : Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc., ©1952.
Series: Great books of the Western world, no. 16.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Maynard Hutchins; R Catesby Taliaferro; Charles Glenn Wallis; Ptolemy; Nicolaus Copernicus; Johannes Kepler; University of Chicago.
OCLC Number: 56528935
Notes: "The Great Books is published with the editorial advice of the faculties of The University of Chicago."
The Almagest, translated by R. Catesby Taliaferro -- On the revolutions of the heavenly spheres, translated by Charles Glenn Wallis -- Epitome of Copernican astronomy, translated by Charles Glenn Wallis.
Description: xiv, 1085 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Almagest / Ptolemy --
On the revolutions of the heavenly spheres / Nicolaus Copernicus --
Epitome of copernican astronomy ; Harmonies of the world / Johannes Kepler.
Series Title: Great books of the Western world, no. 16.
Other Titles: Almagest, by Ptolemy
On the revolutions of the heavenly spheres, by Nicolaus Copernicus
Epitome of Copernican astronomy: IV and V, by Johannes Kepler
Harmonies of the world: V, by Johannes Kepler
Responsibility: Robert Maynard Hutchins, editor in chief.

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