References for Michael Mästlin

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  1. Eduard Rosen, Biography of Alexis Bouvard in Dictionary of Scientific Biography 9 (New York 1970-1990), 167.
  2. Daniel W E Green, Michael Mästlin, in Thomas Hockey (ed.) Biographical Encyclopedia of Astronomers (2007), 743-745.


  1. O Gingerich, The book nobody read (Arrow Books, London, 2004).
  2. R A Jarrell, The life and scientific work of the Tübingen astronomer Michael Mästlin 1550-1631 (University of Toronto Ph.D. Thesis, 1970).


  1. G Betsch, Südwestdeutsche Mathematici aus dem Kreis um Michael Mästlin, in Der 'mathematicus': Zur Entwicklung und Bedeutung einer neuen Berufsgruppe in der Zeit Gerhard Mercators, Schloss Krickenbeck, 1995 (Univ.verl. Brockmeyer, Bochum, 1996), 121-150.
  2. C Methuen, Maestlin's teaching of Copernicus : The evidence of his university textbook and disputations, Isis 87 (2) (1996), 230-247.
  3. E Rybka, The scientific reception of the Copernican theory, in Nicholas Copernicus : quincentenary celebrations (Ossolineum, Wroclaw, 1977), 158-171.
  4. R S Westman, The comet and the cosmos: Kepler, Mästlin and the Copernican hypothesis, in Études sur l'audience de la théorie héliocentrique, Sympos. Union Internat. Hist. Philos. Sci., Torun, 1973 Vol I (Polsk. Akad. Nauk., Wroclaw, 1972), 7-30.

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