References for Tycho Brahe

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  1. C D Hellman, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Tycho_Brahe.aspx
  2. Biography in Encyclopaedia Britannica.
    http://www.britannica.com/eb/article-9016148/Tycho-Brahe

Books:

  1. Yu A Belyi, Tycho Brahe 1546-1601 (Russian) , Scientific-Biographic Literature 'Nauka' (Moscow, 1982).
  2. J L E Dreyer, Tycho Brahe, a picture of scientific life and work in the Seventeenth Century (Edinburgh, 1890, New York, 1963).
  3. K Ferguson, The nobleman and his housedog (London, 2002).
  4. J A Gade, The Life and Times of Tycho Brahe (1947, reprinted 1969).
  5. H Raeder, E Strömgren and B Strömgren (eds.), Tycho Brahe's Description of his Instruments and Scientific Work as given in Astronomiae Instauratae Mechanica (Copenhagen, 1946).
  6. V E Thoren, The Lord of Uraniborg : a biography of Tycho Brahe (Cambridge, 1990).

Articles:

  1. M De Bono, Tycho Brahe and astronomy : towards a new evaluation of the Danish astronomer (Italian), Physis - Riv. Internaz. Storia Sci. 24 (2) (1982), 157-195.
  2. A Chapman, Tycho Brahe - instrument designer, observer and mechanician, The Journal of the British Astronomical Association 99 (1989), 70-77.
  3. A Chapman, Tycho Brahe in China : the Jesuit mission to Peking and the iconography of European instrument- making processes, Ann. of Sci. 41 (5) (1984), 417-443.
  4. J R Christianson, Tycho Brache's German treatise on the comet of 1577 : A study in science and politics, Isis 70 (1979), 110-140.
  5. J R Christianson, Addenda to : Tychonis 'Brahe Opera Omnia, Tom.' XIV, Centaurus 16 (3) (1971/72), 231-247.
  6. J R Christianson, Tycho Brahe in Scandinavian scholarship, Hist. Sci. 36 (114) (4) (1998), 467-484.
  7. J V Field, Tycho Brahe (Personal communication, 1995).
  8. O Gingerich, Tycho Brache and the great comet of 1577, Sky and Telescope 54 (1977), 452-458.
  9. O Gingerich and J R Voelkel, Tycho Brahe's Copernican campaign, J. Hist. Astronom. 29 (1) (1998), 1-34.
  10. O Hannaway, Laboratory design and the aim of science : Andreas Libavius versus Tycho Brahe, Isis 77 (289) (1986), 585-610.
  11. K Howell, The role of biblical interpretation in the cosmology of Tycho Brahe, Stud. Hist. Philos. Sci. 29A (4) (1998), 515-537.
  12. J Kepler, Keplers Elegie in obitum Tychonis Brahe, Bayer. Akad. Wiss. Math.-Natur. Kl. Abh. (N.F.) 168 (1992).
  13. P A Kirchvogel, Tycho Brahe als astronomischer Freund des Landgrafen Wilhelm IV. von Hessen-Kassel, Sudhoffs Arch. 61 (2) (1977), 165-172.
  14. Y Maeyama, Determination of the Sun's orbit (Hipparchus, Ptolemy, al-Battani, Copernicus, Tycho Brahe), Arch. Hist. Exact Sci. 53 (1) (1998), 1-49.
  15. H Margolis, Tycho's system and Galileo's Dialogue, Stud. Hist. Philos. Sci. 22 (2) (1991), 259-275.
  16. K P Moesgaard, Tycho Brahe's discovery of changes in star latitudes, Centaurus 32 (4) (1989), 310-323.
  17. K P Moesgaard, Copernican influence on Tycho Brahe, in Études sur l'audience de la théorie héliocentrique, Sympos. Union Internat. Hist. Philos. Sci., Torun, 1973 I (Wroclaw, 1972), 31-55.
  18. E Rosen, Tycho Brahe and Erasmus Reinhold, Arch. Internat. Hist. Sci. 32 (108) (1982), 3-8.
  19. E Rosen, Brod's 'Brahe' : fact vs. fiction, Sudhoffs Arch. 66 (1) (1982), 70-78.
  20. E Rosen, In defense of Tycho Brahe, Arch. Hist. Exact Sci. 24 (4) (1981), 257-265.
  21. Z Sima, Prague sextants of Tycho Brache, Annals of Science 50 (1993), 445-453.
  22. S Song, Tycho Brahe in Korea, Vistas Astronom. 31 (1988), 819-821.
  23. S Straker, Kepler, Tycho, and the 'optical part of astronomy' : the genesis of Kepler's theory of pinhole images, Arch. Hist. Exact Sci. 24 (4) (1981), 267-293.
  24. V E Thoren, New light on Tycho's instruments, J. Hist. Astronom. 4 (1) (1973), 25-45.
  25. V E Thoren, The comet of 1577 and Tycho Brahe's system of the world, Arch. Internat. Hist. Sci. 29 (104) (1979), 53-67.
  26. V E Thoren, An 'unpublished' version of Tycho Brahe's lunar theory, Centaurus 16 (3) (1971/72), 203-230.
  27. V E Thoren, Tycho Brahe : past and future research, Hist. of Sci. 11 (1973), 270-282.
  28. V E Thoren, Tycho Brahe's discovery of the variation, Centaurus 12 (1967/1968), 151-166.
  29. V E Thoren, Tycho Brahe, in Planetary astronomy from the Renaissance to the rise of astrophysics A (Cambridge, 1989), 3-21.
  30. W G Wesley, Tycho Brache's solar observations, Journal for the history of astronomy 10 (1979), 96-101.
  31. W G Wesley, The accuracy of Tycho Brahe's instruments, J. Hist. Astronom. 9 (1) (1978), 42-53.

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