WorldCat Identities

Hoskin, Michael A.

Overview
Works: 13 works in 64 publications in 5 languages and 2,238 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Speaker
Classifications: QB15, 520.903
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Michael A Hoskin
The Cambridge concise history of astronomy by Michael Hoskin( Book )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and Hebrew and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discoverers of the universe : William and Caroline Herschel by Michael A Hoskin( Book )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This biography traces William and Caroline Herschel's many extraordinary contributions to astronomy, shedding new light on their productive but complicated relationship, and setting their scientific achievements in the context of their personal struggles, larger-than-life ambitions, bitter disappointments, and astonishing triumphs.--Book jacket
Tombs, temples and their orientations : a new perspective on Mediterranean prehistory by Michael Hoskin( Book )

11 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vegetable staticks by Stephen Hales( Book )

14 editions published between 1961 and 1969 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pflanze / Physiologie
The Herschels of Hanover by Michael A Hoskin( Book )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Planetary astronomy from the Renaissance to the rise of astrophysics by René Taton( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Astrophysics and twentieth-century astronomy to 1950 by Owen Gingerich( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dioptrice by Johannes Kepler( Book )

4 editions published in 1962 in English and Latin and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stele e stelle : orientamento astronomico di tombe e templi preistorici del Mediterraneo by Michael Hoskin( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The alfonsine tables and Alfonso X of Castille by Emmanuel Poulle( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Cambridge concise history of astronomy( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

La survie de l'astronomie alphonsine by Emmanuel Poulle( Book )

in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The Cambridge concise history of astronomy
Alternative Names
Hoskin, M. A.

Hoskin, Michael.

הוסקין, מיקל

Languages
English (57)

Italian (2)

French (1)

Hebrew (1)

Latin (1)

Covers
Discoverers of the universe : William and Caroline HerschelTombs, temples and their orientations : a new perspective on Mediterranean prehistoryPlanetary astronomy from the Renaissance to the rise of astrophysics