The Astronomer And The Witch

Author: Ulinka Rublack
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0198736770
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Katharina's life -- A Lutheran court -- The year of the witches -- Kepler's strategies -- A family responds -- Movements of the soul -- The trial continues -- Other witches -- Katharina's imprisonment -- Kepler's return -- The defence -- ...

The Astronomer And The Witch

Author: Ulinka Rublack
ISBN: 9780198736776
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In 'The Astronomer and the Witch', Ulinka Rublack pieces together the tale of this extraordinary episode in Kepler's life, one which takes us to the heart of his changing world.

Kepler S Witch

Author: James A. Connor
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0061737429
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The leitmotif of the witch trial adds a third dimension to Kepler's biography by setting his personal life within his own times.

Kepler S Somnium

Author: Johannes Kepler
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486432823
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Both a scientific treatise on lunar astronomy and a science-fiction story about a voyage to the moon, Kepler's Somnium went unrecognized for centuries. This edition presents a full translation from the original Latin.

The Anthropology Of Religion Magic And Witchcraft

Author: Rebecca Stein
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 1315532166
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[Based on his work in Soweto, South Africa, Ashforth describes the struggle of his
friend Madumo who is accused of using ... Ulinka Rublack, The Astronomer and
the Witch: Johannes Kepler's Fight for His Mother (Oxford: Oxford University ...


Author: Thomas Christensen
Publisher: Counterpoint Press
ISBN: 1619020467
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The world of 1616 was a world of motion.

Kepler And The Universe

Author: David K. Love
Publisher: Prometheus Books
ISBN: 1633881075
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Intermingling historical and personal details of Kepler's life with lucid explanations of his scientific research, this book presents a sympathetic portrait of the man and underscores the critical importance of Kepler's discoveries in the ...


Author: Max Caspar
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486151751
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Definitive biography covers Kepler's scientific accomplishments — laws of planetary motion, work with calculus, optics, more — plus public and personal life, more. Introduction and Notes by Owen Gingerich.