The collective work of about 400 authors edited by an editorial board of 9 historians and astronomers, this is a unique and valuable resource. The two volumes include approximately 1550 biographical sketches on astronomers from antiquity to modern times.xxxvii Introduction Oxford English Dictionary and Encyclopediae Britannica.50 Drawing on hundreds of contributors, the DNB ... For now, chronology, bibliography, and technical analysis ruled the day.56 Delambrea#39;s mentor, Joseph -JAcrAame deanbsp;...
|Title||:||Biographical Encyclopedia of Astronomers|
|Author||:||Thomas Hockey, Katherine Bracher, Marvin Bolt, Virginia Trimble, JoAnn Palmeri, Richard Jarrell, Jordan D. Marché, F. Jamil Ragep|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2007-09-18|