Great Astronomers: Tycho Brahe

Great Astronomers: Tycho Brahe

This is the chapter on 16th century Danish astronomer Tycho Brahe from Sir Robert S. Ball's Great Astronomers, second edition, which begins: "The most picturesque figure in the history of astronomy ... Tycho Brahe was alike notable for his astronomical genius and for the extraordinary vehemence of a character which was by no means perfect. His romantic career as a philosopher, and his taste for splendour as a Danish noble, his ardent friendships and his furious quarrels,… (more)


Book Details  


Language: English

Published in: 1907

Word count: 4,821 words (≈ 19 minutes)

Source: The Internet Archive http://archive.org/details/greatastronomers00balluoft

Copyright: Public Domain


Look for similar items  


>
>
>
>

Actions  

icon Add to a list

Favorites (1)

bysyde

Downloads (3,944)

mimituu
kaiyajann

Added by

StanleySokolow
StanleySokolow
78 books