Dating the Passion

The Life of Jesus and the Emergence of Scientific Chronology (200–1600)

C. Philipp E. Nothaft

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€141,00
$169.00
ISBN13: 
9789004212190
E-ISBN: 
9789004217072
Publication Date: 
October 2011
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Hardback
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x, 320 pp.
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ISSN: 
2211-632X
Volume: 
1

Edited by John M. Steele, Brown University

The Circulation of Astronomical Knowledge in the Ancient World explores the ways in which astronomical knowledge circulated between different communities of scholars over time and space, and what was done with that knowledge when it was received.
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Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004315617
E-ISBN: 
9789004315631
Publication date: 
May 2016
€189,00
$223.00

José Chabás, Universitat Pompeu Fabra (Barcelona) and Bernard R. Goldstein, University of Pittsburgh.

In Essays on Medieval Computational Astronomy the authors provide examples of original and intelligent approaches and solutions given by medieval astronomers to the problems of their discipline, mostly presented in the form of astronomical tables.
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Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004281745
E-ISBN: 
9789004281752
Publication date: 
November 2014
€130,00
$165.00

C. Philipp E. Nothaft, The Warburg Institute

Medieval Latin Christian Texts on the Jewish Calendar opens up a previously unknown chapter in the history of Jewish-Christian intellectual exchange during the Middle Ages by presenting critical editions, English translations, and in-depth studies of five Medieval Latin Christian Texts on the...
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Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004272446
E-ISBN: 
9789004274129
Publication date: 
May 2014
€179,00
$214.00

Edited by Sacha Stern and Charles Burnett

Time Astronomy, and Calendars in the Jewish Tradition, edited by Sacha Stern and Charles Burnett, presents a wide selection of original research in the multi-disciplinary field of astronomy and calendars, from Antiquity to the late Middle Ages.
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Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004259652
E-ISBN: 
9789004259669
Publication date: 
November 2013
€184,00
$220.00

José Chabás, University Pompeu Fabra and Bernard R. Goldstein, University of Pittsburgh

This is a survey of the numerous astronomical tables compiled in the late Middle Ages, which represent a major intellectual enterprise. Such tables were often the best way available at the time for transmitting precise information to the reader.
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Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004230583
E-ISBN: 
9789004230590
Publication date: 
May 2012
€124,00
$149.00