作者 Geminus
書名 Geminos's Introduction to the phenomena : a translation and study of a Hellenistic survey of astronomy / James Evans and J. Lennart Berggren
出版項 Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 2006
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 條碼 處理狀態
 陽明大學書庫區  QB21 G322 2006    30020100373457  在架上
稽核項 xviii, 325 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
內容 Introduction. Significance of Geminos's Introduction to the phenomena -- Geminos's other works -- On "The phenomena" in Greek astronomy -- The Greek genre of astronomical surveys -- Geminos's sources for his Introduction -- Geminos's country and date -- Geminos and the Stoics -- Geminos on astronomical instruments and models -- Geminos on mathematical genres -- Reality and representation in Greek astronomy -- Heliacal risings and settings -- Astronomical applications of arithmetic progressions -- Lunar and lunisolar cycles -- On the text and translation -- Introduction to the phenomena : translation and commentary. On the circle of the signs -- Aspects of the zodiacal signs -- On the constellations -- Geminos's stars and constellations : a supplement to chapter III -- On the axis and the poles -- The circles on the sphere -- On day and night -- On the risings of the 12 signs -- On months -- On phases of the moon -- On the eclipse of the sun -- On the eclipse of the moon -- That the planets make the movement opposite to that of the cosmos -- On risings and settings -- On the paths of the fixed stars -- Concerning the zones on Earth -- On geographical regions -- On weather signs from the stars -- On the Exeligmos -- Parapēgma -- Fragments 1 and 2, from Geminos's other works. Fragment 1. From Geminos's Philokalia : Geminos on the classification of the mathematical sciences -- Fragment 2. From Geminos's Concise exposition of the meteorology of Poseidōnios : Geminos on the relation of astronomy to physics
附註 Translated from the Ancient Greek
主題 Astronomy, Greek -- Textbooks
Astronomy -- Early works to 1800
其他作者 Evans, James, 1948-
Berggren, J. L
其他書名 Introduction to astronomy. English
國際標準書號 9780691123394 (hbk.) : US$49.50