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Armitage, A. (Angus) 1902-1976

Overview
Works: 56 works in 250 publications in 4 languages and 4,610 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography 
Roles: Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: Q125, B
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Publications about A Armitage
Publications by A Armitage
Publications by A Armitage, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by A Armitage
Copernicus : the founder of modern astronomy by A Armitage( Book )
24 editions published between 1938 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 967 libraries worldwide
Sun, stand thou still : the life and work of Copernicus the astronomer by A Armitage( Book )
9 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 631 libraries worldwide
The world of Copernicus : (Sun, stand thou still) by A Armitage( Book )
63 editions published between 1947 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 608 libraries worldwide
A history of science, technology, and philosophy in the 16th & 17th centuries by A Wolf( Book )
45 editions published between 1935 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 591 libraries worldwide
John Kepler by A Armitage( Book )
8 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 590 libraries worldwide
William Herschel by A Armitage( Book )
12 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 492 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 )
6 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 279 libraries worldwide
Presents information on English astronomer Edmond Halley (1656-1742). Includes a picture of Halley, as well as biographical information. Discusses Halley's affiliation with Isaac Newton and Halley's role in developing the theory of gravitation. Links to other resources on Halley
A century of astronomy by A Armitage( Book )
7 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
Copernicus and the reformation of astronomy by A Armitage( Book )
7 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
Copernicus and modern astronomy by A Armitage( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Sun, stand thou still : the life and works of Copernicus, the astronomer by A Armitage( Book )
2 editions published between 1947 and 1973 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Niccolò Copernico e l'astronomia moderna by A Armitage( Book )
4 editions published in 1956 in Italian and held by 12 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 5 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 libraries worldwide
Copernicus by A Armitage( Book )
2 editions published between 1957 and 1962 in Undetermined and English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
A History of science, technology and philosophy by A Wolf( Book )
3 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Edmond Halley : Angus Armitage by A Armitage( Book )
2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Open file report on selected metallic mineral occurrences of the Antigonish area by Nova Scotia( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Report on selected metallic mineral occurrences in the Antigonish area of Nova Scotia. For each occurrence, information gathered in the field includes location, surface dimensions, visible development, type of deposit, commodity, mineralogy, alteration, geological description and geologic map, geologic (tectonic) environment, age, and a statement of possible significance of the occurrence
A naturalist's vacation : the London letters of J.C. Fabricius by A Armitage( Article )
2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 3 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 (191)
Italian (4)
Japanese (3)
German (2)
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