The birth of modern astronomy

 

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dc.contributor.author Wolfe, David en_ZA
dc.date.accessioned 2014-07-30T13:20:31Z
dc.date.available 2014-07-30T13:20:31Z
dc.date.issued 2013 en_ZA
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/11427/4102
dc.description.abstract by Emeritus Professor David Wolfe, University of New Mexico and visiting lecturer, Physics Department, UCT. Professor Wolfe explores the foundations of astronomy, beginning with the ancient Egyptians, Greeks and Babylonians, to the early modern period and the works of Brahe, Kepler, Copernicus and Newton in condifying the mathematical and theoretical models that underpin modern astronomy. en_ZA
dc.language.iso eng en_ZA
dc.rights Attribution-NoDerivatives 4.0 International en_ZA
dc.rights.uri http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/4.0/ en_ZA
dc.subject.other astronomy en_ZA
dc.subject.other history en_ZA
dc.subject.other Johannes Kepler en_ZA
dc.subject.other Nicholas Copernicus en_ZA
dc.subject.other Science en_ZA
dc.subject.other Tycho Brahe en_ZA
dc.title The birth of modern astronomy en_ZA
dc.type Other en_ZA
dc.type Open Education Resources en_ZA
uct.type.publication Teaching and Learning en_ZA
uct.type.resource Audio en_ZA
uct.type.resource Audio Lectures en_ZA
dc.publisher.institution University of Cape Town
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