Atlas of great comets [E-Book] / Ronald Stoyan ; translated by Storm Dunlop.
Stoyan, Ronald, (author)
Dunlop, Storm, (translator)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2015
1 online resource (224 pages)
englisch
9781316145166
9781107093492
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Table of Contents:
  • Cometary beliefs and fears
  • Comets in art
  • Comets in literature and poetry
  • Comets in science
  • Comet science today
  • Great comets in antiquity
  • Great comets of the Middle Ages.
  • Great Comet of 1471
  • Comet Halley 1531
  • Great Comet of 1556
  • Great Comet of 1577
  • Comet Halley 1607
  • Great Comet of 1618
  • Great Comet of 1664
  • Comet Kirch 1680
  • Comet Halley 1682
  • Great Comet of 1744
  • Comet Halley 1759
  • Comet Messier 1769
  • Comet Flaugergues 1811
  • Comet Halley 1835
  • Great March Comet of 1843
  • Comet Donati 1858
  • Comet Tebbutt 1861
  • Great September Comet of 1882
  • Great January Comet of 1910
  • Comet Halley 1910
  • Comet Arend-Roland 1956
  • Comet Ikeya-Seki 1965
  • Comet Bennett 1970
  • Comet Kohoutek 1973-4
  • Comet West 1976
  • Comet Halley 1986
  • Comet Shoemaker-Levy 9 1994
  • Comet Hyakutake 1996
  • Comet Hale-Bopp 1997
  • Comet McNaught 2007.