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Goldstein, Bernard R.

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Works: 81 works in 198 publications in 5 languages and 3,506 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Editor, Honoree, Other, Translator
Classifications: QB7, 528
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Most widely held works by Bernard R Goldstein
The astronomical tables of Giovanni Bianchini by José Chabás ( )
14 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book describes and analyses, for the first time, the astronomical tables of Giovanni Bianchini of Ferrara (d. after 1469), explains their context, inserts them into an astronomical tradition that began in Toledo, and addresses their diffusion
From summetria to symmetry the making of a revolutionary scientific concept by Giora Hon ( )
12 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The concept of symmetry is inherent to modern science, and its evolution has a complex history that richly exemplifies the dynamics of scientific change. This study is based on primary sources, presented in context: the authors examine closely the trajectory of the concept in the mathematical and scientific disciplines as well as its trajectory in art and architecture. The principal goal is to demonstrate that, despite the variety of usages in many different domains, there is a conceptual unity underlying the invocation of symmetry in the period from antiquity to the 1790s which is distinct fr
Ibn al-Muthannā's commentary on the astronomical tables of al-Khwārizmī: two Hebrew versions by Bernard R Goldstein ( Book )
9 editions published between 1967 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Levi Ben Gerson's prognostication for the conjunction of 1345 by Bernard R Goldstein ( Book )
6 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The astronomy of Levi ben Gerson (1288-1344) : a critical edition of chapters 1-20 with translation and commentary by Levi ben Gershom ( Book )
7 editions published in 1985 in 3 languages and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Astronomy in the Iberian Peninsula : Abraham Zacut and the transition from manuscript to print by José Chabás ( Book )
8 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the principles of astronomy; an edition of the Arabic and Hebrew versions with translation, analysis, and an Arabic-Hebrew-English glossary by Biṭrūjī ( Book )
2 editions published between 1971 and 1986 in Arabic and English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Theory and observation in ancient and medieval astronomy by Bernard R Goldstein ( Book )
13 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The astronomical tables of Levi ben Gerson by Bernard R Goldstein ( Book )
6 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Alfonsine tables of Toledo by José Chabás ( Book )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Alfonsine Tables of Toledo is for historians working in the fields of astronomy, science, the Middle Ages, Spanish and other Romance languages. It is also of interest to scholars interested in the history of Castile, in Castilian-French relations in the Middle Ages and in the history of patronage. It explores the Castilian canons of the Alfonsine Tables and offers a study of their context, language, astronomical content, and diffusion. The Alfonsine Tables of Toledo is unique in that it: includes an edition of a crucial text in history of science; provides an explanation of astronomy as it was practiced in the Middle Ages; presents abundant material on early scientific language in Castilian; presents new material on the diffusion of Alfonsine astronomy in Europe; describes the role of royal patronage of science in a medieval context
A survey of European astronomical tables in the late Middle Ages by José Chabás ( )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a survey of the numerous astronomical tables compiled in the late Middle Ages, which represent a major intellectual enterprise. Such tables were often the best way available at the time for transmitting precise information to the reader
From ancient omens to statistical mechanics : essays on the exact sciences presented to Asger Aaboe ( Book )
7 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Arabic version of Ptolemy's Planetary hypotheses by Ptolemy ( Book )
4 editions published in 1967 in English and Arabic and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Abraham Zacut (1452-1515) y la astronomía en la Península Ibérica by José Chabás ( Book )
4 editions published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Preliminary remarks on Levi ben Gerson's contributions to astronomy by Bernard R Goldstein ( Book )
4 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Las tablas alfonsíes de Toledo by José Chabás ( Book )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The astronomy of Levi Ben Gerson (1288 - 1344) : a crit. ed. of ch. 1 - 20 with transl. and commentary by Lēwî Ben-Geršon ( Book )
2 editions published in 1985 in Hebrew and English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Commentary on the astronomical tables of al-Khwârizmî; two Hebrew versions, edited and translated, with an astronomical commentary, by Bernard R. Goldstein by Ahmad Ibn al-Muthannā ( Book )
3 editions published in 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Astronomy and astrology from the Babylonians to Kepler: Essays presented to Bernard R. Goldstein on the occasion of his 65th birthday ( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Al-Bitruji On the principles of astronomy : an edition of the Arabic and Hebrew versions with translations, analysis, and an Arabic-Hebrew-English glossary by Abū Isḥāk Nūr al-Dīn ( Book )
2 editions published between 1971 and 1977 in Arabic and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Goldshṭain, Barukh Refaʾel
Goldshtain, Barukh Refa'el 1938-
Goldstein, B.
Goldstein, B. R.
Goldstein, B. R. 1938-
Goldstein, B. R. (Bernard R.)
Goldstein, Bernard 1938-
Goldstein, Bernard R.
Goldstein Bernard R. 1938-....
Goldstein, Bernard Raphael.
Goldstein, Bernard Raphael 1938-
גולדשטיין, ברוך רפאל
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