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The Resource A more perfect heaven : how Copernicus revolutionized the cosmos, Dava Sobel, (electronic resource)

A more perfect heaven : how Copernicus revolutionized the cosmos, Dava Sobel, (electronic resource)

Label
A more perfect heaven : how Copernicus revolutionized the cosmos
Title
A more perfect heaven
Title remainder
how Copernicus revolutionized the cosmos
Statement of responsibility
Dava Sobel
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sobel, Dava
Dewey number
520.9/2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
QB501
LC item number
.S75 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Copernicus, Nicolaus
  • Copernicus, Nicolaus
  • Astronomy
  • Solar system
Label
A more perfect heaven : how Copernicus revolutionized the cosmos, Dava Sobel, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=B7B70CBC-4292-4AA3-BAEB-107E3F86891D
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-261) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Pt. 1. Prelude. Moral, rustic, and amorous epistles -- The brief sketch -- Leases of abandoned farmsteads -- On the method of minting money -- The letter against Werner -- The bread tariff -- pt. 2. Interplay. "And the sun stood still" : act I -- "And the sun stood still" : act II -- pt. 3. Aftermath. The first account -- On the revolutions of the heavenly spheres -- The Basel edition -- Epitome of Copernican astronomy -- Dialogue concerning the two chief systems of the world, Ptolemaic and Copernican -- An annotated census of Copernicus' De revolutionibus -- Thanksgiving -- Copernican chronology
Control code
ocn803384983
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 273 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781408824658
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)803384983
Label
A more perfect heaven : how Copernicus revolutionized the cosmos, Dava Sobel, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=B7B70CBC-4292-4AA3-BAEB-107E3F86891D
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-261) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Pt. 1. Prelude. Moral, rustic, and amorous epistles -- The brief sketch -- Leases of abandoned farmsteads -- On the method of minting money -- The letter against Werner -- The bread tariff -- pt. 2. Interplay. "And the sun stood still" : act I -- "And the sun stood still" : act II -- pt. 3. Aftermath. The first account -- On the revolutions of the heavenly spheres -- The Basel edition -- Epitome of Copernican astronomy -- Dialogue concerning the two chief systems of the world, Ptolemaic and Copernican -- An annotated census of Copernicus' De revolutionibus -- Thanksgiving -- Copernican chronology
Control code
ocn803384983
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 273 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781408824658
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)803384983
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