Planetary Astronomy: From Ancient Times to the Third Millennium

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For thousands of years the visible planets of our solar system have captivated experts and the general public alike. With a history more ancient than that of any other of the physical sciences and with recent popularity and prestigiousness, it is difficult to believe that this field was avoided by astronomers and scientists during the first half of the twentieth century. However, during the field's darkest hours at midcentury, planetary astronomy experienced a dramatic and miraculous rejuvenation, entering an era of solid ...

Planetary Astronomy: From Ancient Times to the Third Millennium 1998, Texas A&M University Press

ISBN-13: 9780890967874

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