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Buick, Tony

Orrery

Buick, Tony - Orrery, ebook

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Table of contents

1. Setting the Scene
Tony Buick

2. Honest George, Chronometers and the Mystery of the Disappearing Proto-Orreries
Tony Buick

3. Orrery—the Man and the Model
Tony Buick

4. A Closer Look at Gear Calculations, Time Corrections, Escapements and Orbital Resonance
Tony Buick

5. The Clockmaker’s London
Tony Buick

6. Modern and Orrery Times Compared
Tony Buick

Keywords: Physics, Astronomy, Observations and Techniques, Popular Science in Astronomy, History of Science

Author(s)
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2014
Language
en
Edition
2014
Series
Astronomers' Universe
Page amount
23 pages
Category
Natural Sciences
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9781461470434

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