On Tycho's island : Tycho Brahe and his assistants, 1570-1601 /

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Main Author: Christianson, J. R.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:Cambridge, U.K. ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2000.
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Table of Contents:
  • Preface
  • Part I. On TychoÆs Island: Introduction
  • 1. In King FrederickÆs service (1575û1576)
  • 2. Junker and peasants (1576û1581)
  • 3. Among friends (1570û1576)
  • 4. Founding the familia (1576û1584)
  • 5. Breakthrough (1584û1587)
  • 6. The problem of continuity (1580û1591)
  • 7. The school of Europe (1591û1593)
  • 8. Magdalene and calumny (1593û1597)
  • 9. The Tempest (1597)
  • 10. Epilogue: in search of Maecenas (1597û1601)
  • 11. Legacy
  • Part II. Tycho BraheÆs coworkers: Bibliography
  • Index

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