History of Science and Medicine LibraryOrdering the Heavens: Roman Astronomy and Cosmology in the Carolingian Renaissance9004161864, 9789004161863

Author : Eastwood, B.S.
Description:Based on scores of medieval manuscript texts and diagrams, the book shows how Roman sources were used in the age of Charlemagne to reintroduce and expand a qualitative picture of articulated geometrical order in the heavens.
Categories: Physics Astronomy: Astrophysics
Year :2007
Publisher : BRILL
Language : English
N° Of Pages : 478
File Info : pdf 10 Mb