Publications Mentioned in the Preface of the 1962 Dover Edition of Canon of Eclipses

This article contains a list of works that are mentioned in the Preface to the 1962 Dover Edition of Theodor von Oppolzer’s ‘Canon of Eclipses’.

The list of works that are mentioned in this preface;

1 – Eduard Mahler’s Memoir, ‘Die centralen Sonnenfinsternisse des 20. Jahrhunderts’, (in the ‘Denkschriften’ of the Vienna Academy, Vol. 49, Part 2, page 239, 1885.)

2 – F. K. Ginzel’s Monograph, ‘Spezieller Kanon der Sonnen-und Mondfinsternisse’ (Berlin, 1889)

3 – J. F. Schroeter’s ‘Spezieller Kanon der Zentralen Sonnen-und Mondfinsternisse, welche innerhalbe des Zeitraums von 600 bis 1800 n. Chr. in Europa sichtbar waren’ (Kristiana, 1923)

4 – P. V. Neugebauer’s ‘Spezieller Kanon der Sonnenfinsternisse fur Vorderasien und Agypten fur die Zeit von 900 v. Chr. bis 4200 v. Chr.’ (Astronomiche Abhandlugen, Vol. 8, No. 4, 1931)

5 – P. V. Neugebauer’s ‘Astronomiche Chronologie’ (Berlin, 1929)

6 – John K. Fotheringham in ‘Monthly Notices’, Vol. 81, page 104, 1920

7 – Munk and McDonald’s ‘The Rotation of the Earth’ (Cambridge, 1960)

8 – Brown’s “The Secular Acceleration of the Moon’s Mean Motion” in ‘An Introductory Treatise on the Lunar Theory’ (Dover reprint, 1960)

9 – ‘The Explanatory Supplement to the Astronomical Ephemeris and the American Ephemeris and the Nautical Almanac’ (London, 1960)

10 – Chauvenet’s ‘Spherical and Practical Astronomy’, (Dover reprint, 1960)

11 – Alexander Pogo (Astronomical Journal, Vol. 47, Page 45, 1938)

12 – G. van den Burgh’s ‘Periodicity and Variation of Solar (and Lunar) Eclipses’ (Haarlem, 1955)


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