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Hilfstein, Erna

Overview
Works: 13 works in 69 publications in 5 languages and 552 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Manuscripts  Records and correspondence  Bibliography  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author, Translator, Other, Editor
Classifications: JC153.H659, 320.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Erna Hilfstein
Minor works by Nicolaus Copernicus( Book )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science and history : studies in honor of Edward Rosen( Book )

18 editions published in 1978 in 5 languages and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Starowolski's biographies of Copernicus by Erna Hilfstein( Book )

21 editions published between 1978 and 1987 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The manuscript of Nicholas Copernicus' 'On the revolutions' : facsimile by Nicolaus Copernicus( Book )

4 editions published in 1972 in Latin and English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete works [of] Nicholas Copernicus by Nicolaus Copernicus( Book )

3 editions published in 1972 in Latin and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete works by Nicolaus Copernicus( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Leviathan in the state theory of Thomas Hobbes : meaning and failure of a political symbol by Carl Schmitt( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writing in 1938 under the pretext of studying the significance of the symbol of the leviathan in Hobbes' theory of state, Schmitt alludes to the demise of the Third Reich because of its rapid transformation into a totalitarian polity. As Schmitt recognizes, in this state, the Hobbesian protection-obedience axiom is being heavily tilted in favor of obedience at the expense of protection. When this occurs, Schmitt observes, "the soul of a people" betakes "itself on the 'secret road' that leads inward
Complete works (of) Nicholas Copernicus by Nicolaus Copernicus( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in Latin and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Copernicus and his successors by Edward Rosen( Book )

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

Nicholas Copernicus (1473-1543) was the greatest astronomer of the first half of the sixteenth century and author of the epoch-making treatise On the Revolutions of the Heavenly Spheres (De revolutionibus orbium coelestium), published in Nuremberg in 1543. Edward Rosen, the editor and translator of Copernicus's complete works, was the leading authority on this most celebrated of Renaissance scientists, on whose career and influence he wrote extensively but mainly in the form of articles. The essays in Copernicus 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
Complete works by Nicolaus Copernicus( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Erna Hilfstein]( Recording )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Complete works by Nicolaus Copernicus( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Starowolski's biographies of Copenicus by Erna Hilfstein( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Complete worksThe Leviathan in the state theory of Thomas Hobbes : meaning and failure of a political symbolCopernicus and his successors