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By Wayne Orchiston,Tsuko Nakamura,Richard G. Strom

ISBN-10: 1441981608

ISBN-13: 9781441981608

ISBN-10: 1493941054

ISBN-13: 9781493941056

With simply four hundred pages, this name offers readers with the result of fresh examine from a few of the world's best historians of astronomy on features of Arabic, Australian, chinese language, eastern, and North and South American astronomy and astrophysics. Of specific word are the sections on Arabic astronomy, Asian utilized astronomy and the heritage of Australian radio astronomy, and the bankruptcy on Peruvian astronomy. This name is of specific entice people with examine pursuits in utilized old astronomy; archaeoastronomy; calendars, manuscripts, and megastar charts; ancient tools and observatories, and the heritage of radio astronomy.

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