References for John Flamsteed

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  1. V E Thoren, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830901448.html
  2. Biography in Encyclopaedia Britannica.
    http://www.britannica.com/eb/article-9034483/John-Flamsteed

Books:

  1. D Howse, Greenwich time and the discovery of the longitude (Oxford, 1980).

Articles:

  1. E G Forbes, Early astronomical researches of John Flamsteed, J. Hist. Astronom. 7 (2) (1976), 124-138.
  2. N Kollerstrom and B D Yallop, Flamsteed's lunar data, 1692-95, sent to Newton, J. Hist. Astronom. 26 (3) (1995), 237-246.
  3. K M Pedersen, Römer, Flamsteed, and the search for a stellar parallax, Vistas Astronom. 20 (1-2) (1976), 165-169.
  4. D T Whiteside, Kepler, Newton and Flamsteed on refraction through a 'regular aire' : the mathematical and the practical, Centaurus 24 (1980), 288-315.
  5. M E W Williams, Flamsteed's alleged measurement of annual parallax for the Pole Star, J. Hist. Astronom. 10 (2) (1979), 102-116.

JOC/EFR April 1997

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