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The Eye of Heaven: Ptolemy, Copernicus, Kepler: Masters Of Modern Physics  Series by  Owen Gingerich - First Edition: First Printing - 1993 - from KEENER BOOKS (Member IOBA) and Biblio.com

The Eye of Heaven: Ptolemy, Copernicus, Kepler: Masters Of Modern Physics Series

by Gingerich, Owen

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


American Institute of Physics. Fine in Fine Dust Jacket. 1993. First Edition: First Printing. Hard Cover. 0883188635 . 014394: Bookjacket/dustjacket now protected by a New Brodart Mylar Cover. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Provocative Writing And Brilliant Detective Work By A Renowned Astronomer And Science Historian. THE EYE OF HEAVEN explores the development of astronomy with emphasis on historical context, the work habits of astronomers, and the role of creativity and artistry in the scientific endeavor. It demonstrates both Owen Gingerich's astute scholarly detective work and his peerless mastery of the art of science history writing.": Vol. 7: 6.5 x 9.5 in.: 442 pages .

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