Copernicus and His Successors
ISBN10: 185285071X ISBN13: 9781852850715 Publisher: Bloomsbury USA Academic Published: Aug 1 1995 Pages: 244 Weight: 1.25lbs. Height: 9.75" Width: 6.50" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
The essays in Copernirus and his Successors deal both with the influences on Copernicus, including that of Greek and Arabic thinkers, and with his own life and attitudes. They also examine how he was seen by contemporaries and finally describe his relationship to other scientists, including Galileo, Brahe and Kepler.