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Author Vaquero, J. M. (José M.)
Title The sun recorded through history / J.M. Vaquero and M. Vazquez.
Imprint Dordrecht ; Heidelberg ; New York : Springer, 2009.

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Series Astrophysics and space science library ; v. 361
Astrophysics and space science library ; v. 361.
Subject Solar activity.
Sun -- Early works to 1800.
Sun -- Observations.
Alt Name Vázquez, M. (Manuel)
Description 1 online resource (xiii, 382 pages) : illustrations (some color).
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The Sun Recorded Through History; Preface; Contents; The Sun; Naked-Eye Sunspots; Solar Drawings; Solar Eclipses; The Solar Diameter and the Astronomical Unit; Terrestrial Aurorae and Solar -- Terrestrial Relations; Reconstruction of Solar Activity During the Telescopic Era; Index.
Summary The reconstruction of past solar activity may be also complemented by the study of historical accounts. This book describes how these events can be used to obtain information on parameters as solar rotation (sunspot drawings), coronal structure (aurorae and total eclipses) and radius determinations (total eclipses).
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780387927909 (ebook)
0387927905 (ebook)
0387927891 (print)
9780387927893 (print)
9780387927893
OCLC # 405547158
Additional Format Sun recorded through history (NL-LeOCL)319974839