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The Lord of Uraniborg: A Biography of Tycho Brahe
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Cambridge Univ Pr
Publication date April 1, 1991
Pages 523
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780521351584
ISBN-10 0521351588
Dimensions 2 by 6.50 by 9.50 in.
Weight 2.10 lbs.
Original list price $175.00
Other format details university press
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Amazon.com description: Product Description: 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 interesting perspectives on Tycho's life and presents alternative 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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With J. R. Christianson | from Cambridge Univ Pr (April 1, 1991)
9780521351584 | details & prices | 523 pages | 6.50 × 9.50 × 2.00 in. | 2.10 lbs | List price $175.00
About: 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.
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With John R. Christianson (other contributor) | Reissue edition from Cambridge Univ Pr (February 26, 2007)
9780521033077 | details & prices | 523 pages | 5.75 × 8.75 × 1.25 in. | 1.60 lbs | List price $74.99
About: 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.

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