Book Salvo De Meis, Heliacal Phenomena and Astronomical Introduction for Humanists Italy: Mimesis International, 2014. Paperback, 243 pages. ISBN 9788857526349. £20.50.

Authors

  • Bernadette Brady University of Wales Trinity Saint David

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.1558/jsa.30792

Keywords:

star phases, archaeoastronomy, celestial

Author Biography

Bernadette Brady, University of Wales Trinity Saint David

Tutor, University of Wales Trinity Saint David, School of Archaeology, History and Anthropology.

References

Brady, Bernadette, 2015. "Star Phases: The Naked-eye Sstronomy of the Old Kingdom Pyramid Text". Chapter 7 in Skyscapes: The Role and Importance of the Sky in Archaeology, edited by Fabio Silva and Nicholas Campion. Oxford: Oxbow.

Davidson, Norman, 1993. Sky Phenomena : A Guide to Naked-eye Observation of the Stars : with sections on poetry in astronomy, constellation mythology, and the Southern Hemisphere sky. Edinburgh: Floris.

Kelley, D. H. and E. F. Milone, 2005. Exploring Ancient Skies : an encyclopedic survey of archaeoastronomy. New York and London: Springer.

Lockyer, Norman, 1892. The Dawn of Astronomy. Kila, MT: Kessinger.

Mitton, Jacqueline, 2007. Cambridge Illustrated Dictionary of Astronomy. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Ptolemy, Claudius, 1969. The Tetrabiblos. Mokelumne Hill, USA: Health Research.

Ptolemy, Claudius, 1993. The Phases of the Fixed Stars. Berkeley Springs, WV: The Golden Hind Press.

Ruggles, C. L. N., 2005. Ancient Astronomy : An Encyclopedia of Cosmologies and Myth. Santa Barbara, California and Oxford: ABC Clio.

Schaefer, Bradley, 1987. "Heliacal Rising Phenomena". Archaeoastronomy, Supplement to the Journal for the History of Astronomy, 11: 19-33.

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Published

2017-02-10

How to Cite

Brady, B. (2017). Book Salvo De Meis, Heliacal Phenomena and Astronomical Introduction for Humanists Italy: Mimesis International, 2014. Paperback, 243 pages. ISBN 9788857526349. £20.50. Journal of Skyscape Archaeology, 2(2), 273-276. https://doi.org/10.1558/jsa.30792

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