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Astronomer Kepler

  • A historical novel based on the life and work of Johannes Kepler, the great astronomer of the 17th-century, which was winner of "The Guardian" Fiction Prize in 1981. The author also wrote "Doctor Copernicus" which won the James Tait Black Memorial Prize in 1976 and "The Newton Letter".

    Publisher : Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
    published : 2012
  • Definitive biography covers Kepler's scientific accomplishments ? laws of planetary motion, work with calculus, optics, more ? plus public and personal life, more. Introduction and Notes by Owen Gingerich.

    Publisher : Dover Publications
    published : 2012
  • Completely overhauled since its last edition, this directory of library and school grants remains the gold standard for locating sources of funding.

    Publisher : ALA Editions
    published : 2012
  • Johannes Kepler (1571-1630) is remembered, along with Copernicus and Galileo, as one of the greatest Renaissance astronomers. A gifted analytical thinker, he made major contributions to physics, astronomy, and mathematics. Kepler was trained as a theologian, yet did not hesitate to challenge church doctrine and prevailing scientific beliefs by supporting...

    Publisher : Oxford University Press
    published : 2001
  • For anyone who's ever looked at the night sky and wanted to know more about the galaxy around them, The Practical Astronomer offers a comprehensive guide to discovering and understanding the mysteries of the solar system and beyond. Illustrated with specially commissioned photography and artwork, and using clear, easy-to-follow text, The Practical...

    Publisher : DK Publishing
    published : 2010
  • "The Bible is alive," declared Martin Luther, "it speaks to me; it has feet, it runs after me; it has hands, it lays hold of me." The Protestant Reformation's most prominent leader possessed a gift for evocative speech, and he was as articulate and outspoken in private as he was in public. Fortunately for posterity, some of Luther's loyal followers...

    Publisher : Dover Publications
    published : 2012
  • Das Buch beschreibt die Entstehung der Wirtschaftsinformatik und ihre Entwicklung zur Wissenschaft. Von ihrer Vorgeschichte ausgehend spannt es den Bogen von ersten wissenschaftlichen Analysen als Antwort auf Probleme des EDV-Einsatzes bis zur Diskussion Łber ihre Zukunft im globalen Wissenschaftssystem. Methodisch steht Selbstzeugnisforschung im...

    Publisher : Springer Berlin Heidelberg
    published : 2011
  • Ein Zeithistoriker und ein Fachwissenschaftler beschreiben die Entstehung der Wirtschaftsinformatik und ihre Entwicklung zur Wissenschaft: von den ersten wissenschaftlichen Analysen als Antwort auf die Probleme des Einsatzes der damals sogenannten EDV in den 1950er und 1960er Jahren bis hin zur Diskussion √ľber die Zukunft der Disziplin in einem globalen...

    Publisher : Springer Berlin Heidelberg
    published : 2012
  • The Kepler conjecture, one of geometry's oldest unsolved problems, was formulated in 1611 by Johannes Kepler and mentioned by Hilbert in his famous 1900 problem list. The Kepler conjecture states that the densest packing of three-dimensional Euclidean space by equal spheres is attained by the ?cannonball" packing. In a landmark result, this was proved...

    Publisher : Springer New York
    published : 2011
  • any popular books upon astronomy have been written during the Mpast few years, but most of them cater either for the casual dabbler who is content to learn from the depths of his armchair or else for the serious amateur who already knows the main facts.What I have done, or tried to do, is to strike a happy mean. This book has been aimed at the needs...

    Publisher : Springer London
    published : 2006