The Lord Of Uraniborg - A Biography Of Tycho Brahe - Victor E. Thoren, John Robert Christianson
Cambridge University Press (1990)
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Astronomers, Astronomers/ Denmark/ Biography, Astronomy, Astronomy/ History/ 16th Century, Denmark

The Lord of Uraniborg is a comprehensive biography of Tycho Brahe, father of modern astronomy, famed alchemist, and littérateur of the sixteenth-century Danish Renaissance. Written in a lively and engaging style, Victor Thoren's biography offers fresh perspectives on Tycho's life and presents new analyses of virtually every aspect of his scientific work. A range of readers interested in astronomy, history of astronomy, and the history of science will find this book fascinating.

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LoC Classification QB36.B8 .T49 1990
Dewey 520/.92
No. of Pages 540
Height x Width 240 x 175 mm