Notes to Philosophy 167: Class 1 -- Overview of the Course;Ptolemaic Astronomy -- Part 9.

Smith, George E. (George Edwin), 1938-
2014-09-02

Synopsis: Ptolemy's Almagest: General Remarks on the System -- The Account of the Sun -- The Account of the Moon -- The Problem of Planetary Motion for Ptolemy.

Subjects
Astronomy--Philosophy.
Astronomy--History.
Philosophy and science.
Celestial mechanics.
Motion.
Hipparchus, active 190 B.C.-127 B.C.
Ptolemy, active 2nd century. Almagest.
Genre
Curricula.
Lecture notes.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/013076
Original publication
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