The Legacy of Greenwich Observatory Percy Seymour

ISBN:

Published: July 28th 2012

Kindle Edition

91 pages


Description

The Legacy of Greenwich Observatory  by  Percy Seymour

The Legacy of Greenwich Observatory by Percy Seymour
July 28th 2012 | Kindle Edition | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, talking book, mp3, RTF | 91 pages | ISBN: | 4.54 Mb

The Royal Observatory in Greenwich is the most famous observatory in the World. Zero Longitude - the Prime Meridian of the World passes through one of its telescope, and it also forms the basis of a system of time zones that encompasses the globe.MoreThe Royal Observatory in Greenwich is the most famous observatory in the World. Zero Longitude - the Prime Meridian of the World passes through one of its telescope, and it also forms the basis of a system of time zones that encompasses the globe.

This is a brief introduction to the scientific, cultural and social legacy left by the unique dynasty of astronomers who worked at the Greenwich site. Part One deals with navigation and time- Part Two deals with physical astronomy.



Enter the sum





Related Archive Books



Related Books


Comments

Comments for "The Legacy of Greenwich Observatory":


pyronetwork.eu

©2010-2015 | DMCA | Contact us