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Title
The Royal Observatory Greenwich :  a glance at its history and work   / by E. Walter Maunder.
Name/Creator
Maunder, E. Walter (Edward Walter), 1851-1928, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FCOR.WOLBACH:2611933 
Location
Wolbach Library

History of Science

Master Microforms

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
Religious Tract Society
Language
English
Description
320 p., [1] leaf of plates : ill. ; 21 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Classification
QB82.G72 H875
Subject
Royal Observatory, Greenwich. ;  Astronomy -- History

Category
Variable stars

Stars

Planets

Comets

Astronomical instruments and methodology

Astronomy (General works)

Observatories

Note
Introduction -- Flamsteed -- Halley and his successors -- Airy -- The observatory buildings -- The time department -- The transit and circle departments -- The altazimuth department -- The magnetic and meteorological departments -- The heliographic department -- The spectroscopic department -- The astrographic department -- The double-star department -- Index.
Other Title
  Harvard astronomy preservation microfilm project ; 00032
Other Title