6 edition of **A History of Ancient Mathematical Astronomy (Studies in the History of Mathematics and Physical Sciences) 3 volume set** found in the catalog.

- 353 Want to read
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Published
**September 8, 2004**
by Springer
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Written in English

- Mathematics for scientists & engineers,
- Theoretical & mathematical astronomy,
- Physics,
- Science,
- Mathematics,
- Science/Mathematics,
- Astronomy - General,
- History & Philosophy,
- Altertum /Naturwissenschaften,
- Astronomie,
- History,
- Mathematics / History

The Physical Object | |
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Format | Hardcover |

Number of Pages | 1461 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL9836896M |

ISBN 10 | 354006995X |

ISBN 10 | 9783540069959 |

A Mathematical and Philosophical Dictionary Containing an Explanation of the Terms, and an Account of the Several Subjects, Comprized Under the Heads Mathematics, Astronomy, and Philosophy Both Natural and Experimental: With an Historical Account of the Rise, Progress, and Presentstate of These Sciences: Also Memoirs of the Lives and Writings of the Most Eminent Authors, Both Ancient and Author: O. Neugebauer. HAMA [History of Ancient Mathematical Astronomy] places the history of ancient Astronomy on a entirely new foundation. We shall not soon see its equal. N.M. Swerdlow in Historia Mathematica, /5(8).

It may also provide a general background for my more technical History of Ancient Mathematical Astronomy and for my edition of Astronomi cal Cuneiform Texts. Several of these republished articles were written because I wanted to put to rest well-entrenched historical myths which could not withstand close scrutiny of the : Springer-Verlag New York. Otto Eduard Neugebauer ( – Febru ) was an Austrian American mathematician and historian of science who became known for his research on the history of astronomy and the other exact sciences in antiquity and into the Middle studying clay tablets, he discovered that the ancient Babylonians knew much more about mathematics and astronomy than had been previously Born: , Innsbruck, Austria-Hungary.

D. Pingree in Bibliotheca Orientalis, " a work that is a landmark, not only for the history of science, but for the history of scholarship. HAMA [History of Ancient Mathematical Astronomy] places the history of ancient Astronomy on a entirely new foundation. We shall not soon see its equal. N.M. Swerdlow in Historia Mathematica, Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. History of Ancient Mathematical Astronomy by O. Neugebauer; 5 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Ancient Astronomy, Astronomy, Astronomy, Ancient, History, Mathematics.

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D. Pingree in Bibliotheca Orientalis, " a work that is a landmark, not only for the history of science, but for the history of scholarship. HAMA [History of Ancient Mathematical Astronomy] places the history of ancient Astronomy on a entirely new foundation. We shall not soon see its equal.

N.M. Swerdlow in Historia Mathematica, /5(1). A History of Ancient Mathematical Astronomy (Studies in the History of Mathematics and Physical Sciences) 3 volume set (v.

1) 1st ed. 2nd Printing Edition. by O. Neugebauer (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. ISBN ISBN X. Why is ISBN important?5/5(1). HAMA [History of Ancient Mathematical Astronomy] places the history of ancient Astronomy on a entirely new foundation. We shall not soon see its equal.

N.M. Swerdlow in Historia Mathematica, Brand: Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg. HAMA [History of Ancient Mathematical Astronomy] places the history of ancient Astronomy on a entirely new foundation. We shall not soon see its equal. N.M. Swerdlow in Historia Mathematica, A History of Ancient Mathematical Astronomy Volume 1 of Studies in the History of Mathematics and Physical Sciences: Author: O.

Neugebauer: Edition: illustrated: Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media, ISBN: X, Length: pages: Subjects. A history of ancient mathematical astronomy, Part 2 A History of Ancient Mathematical Astronomy, Otto Neugebauer Volume 1 of Studies in the history of mathematics and physical sciences: Author: Otto Neugebauer: Publisher: Springer-Verlag, Original from: the University of Michigan: Digitized: Sep 3, ISBN: X, A history of ancient mathematical astronomy, Part 3 Volume 1 of Studies in the history of mathematics and physical sciences A History of Ancient Mathematical Astronomy, Otto Neugebauer: Author: Otto Neugebauer: Publisher: Springer-Verlag, Original from: the University of Michigan: Digitized: Sep 3, ISBN: X, A History of Ancient Mathematical Astronomy: v.

1 by Otto Neugebauer,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(8). Antiquity - A History of Ancient Mathematical Astronomy. By NeugebauerO. Studies in the History of Mathematics and Physical Sciences, I.

Berlin, Heidelberg, & New York: Springer-Verlag, 3. History of Ancient Mathematical Astronomy (Studies in the History of Mathematics and Physical Sciences)(3 Volumes Set) First Edition by O.

Neugegauer (Author)3/5(1). History of Ancient Mathematical Astronomy: Part 1 1st Edition by O Neugebauer (Author) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book Author: O Neugebauer.

A History of Ancient Mathematical Astronomy by O Neugebauer,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(8). From the reviews: "This monumental work will henceforth be the standard interpretation of ancient mathematical astronomy.

It is easy to point out its many virtues: comprehensiveness and common sense are two of the most important. Neugebauer has studied profoundly every relevant text in Akkadian, Egyptian, Greek, and Latin, no matter how. Cambridge Core - History of Science and Technology - Astronomy and Mathematics in Ancient China - by Christopher Cullen Astronomy and Mathematics in Ancient China The 'Zhou Bi Suan Jing' Get access.

Buy the print book This translation of an ancient Chinese book on astronomy (which is believed to date back to the first century AD Cited by: "James Evans's book is a large-scale detailed survey of practically all facets of Mesopotamian and Greco-Roman astronomy, both mathematical and nonmathematical, from the second millennium B.C.

to the second century A.D. Evans's conception of astronomy is not just an intellectual pasttime but very much an activity, and one that the reader is continually invited to by: A history of ancient mathematical astronomy.

[O Neugebauer] -- At once the most comprehensive and detailed history of ancient astronomy undertaken. From Meton of Athens in the fifth century B.C. and the unnamed scribes of Babylon, through Hipparchus and Ptolemy.

The most ancient mathematical texts available are from Mesopotamia and Egypt – Plimpton (Babylonian c. BC), the Rhind Mathematical Papyrus (Egyptian c. – BC) and the Moscow Mathematical Papyrus (Egyptian c. BC). The Kerala school of astronomy and mathematics or the Kerala school was a school of mathematics and astronomy founded by Madhava of Sangamagrama in Kerala, India which included among its members: Parameshvara, Neelakanta Somayaji, Jyeshtadeva, Achyuta Pisharati, Melpathur Narayana Bhattathiri and Achyuta school flourished between the 14th and 16th centuries and the Founder: Madhava of Sangamagrama.

The Ancient Greeks developed astronomy, which they treated as a branch of mathematics, to a highly sophisticated level. The first geometrical, three-dimensional models to explain the apparent motion of the planets were developed in the 4th century BC by Eudoxus of Cnidus and Callippus of Cyzicus.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. History of Ancient Mathematical Astronomy by O. Neugebauer,Springer-Verlag edition, in English.

Astronomy and MathematicsARATUS ON THE POLESSourcesClosely Related. With few exceptions, mathematics and astronomy were closely related in the ancient writings on science. From the first century B.C.E. and throughout the Roman Empire, learning, teaching, and practical application was exegetical, that is, dispersed through the Source for information on Astronomy and Mathematics: .Get this from a library!

A history of ancient mathematical astronomy. [Otto Neugebauer]. The Almagest, by the Greek astronomer and mathematician Ptolemy, is the most important surviving treatise on early mathematical astronomy, offering historians valuable insight into the astronomy Author: O.

Neugebauer.