The Sleepwalkers

Front Cover
Macmillan, 1968 - Astronomy - 624 pages
45 Reviews

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
24
4 stars
15
3 stars
5
2 stars
1
1 star
0

Review: The Sleepwalkers: A History of Man's Changing Vision of the Universe

User Review  - Erik - Goodreads

Great on Kepler and the Galileo trial, far too light on ancients and Newton. Kepler's difficult path to the three laws is detailed in full, especially the breakthrough to the first law which is not ... Read full review

Review: The Sleepwalkers: A History of Man's Changing Vision of the Universe

User Review  - Goodreads

Great book which opens your mind to the amazing progress of people's unfolding and growing understanding of the world around them. The author has a huge vocabulary which kept me frequently reaching ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction by Herbert Butterfield m a
9
DAWN
19
THE HARMONY OF THE SPHERES
26
Copyright

26 other sections not shown

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information