References for John Sacrobosco


  1. J F Daly, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Johannes_de_Sacrobosco.aspx

Books:

  1. L Thorndike, The Sphere of Sacrobosco and its Commentators (Chicago, 1949).

Articles:

  1. O Gingerich, Sacrobosco as a textbook. J. Hist, Astronom. 19 (4) (1988), 269-273.
  2. John of Holywood, Dictionary of National Biography XXVII (London, 1897), 217.
  3. O Pedersen, In Quest of Sacrobosco, Journal for the History of Astronomy 16 (1985), 175-221.
  4. E Rosen, Rheticus as editor of Sacrobosco, in For Dirk Struik (Dordrecht, 1974), 245-248.

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