The Resource New heavens and a new earth : the Jewish reception of Copernican thought, Jeremy Brown

New heavens and a new earth : the Jewish reception of Copernican thought, Jeremy Brown

Label
New heavens and a new earth : the Jewish reception of Copernican thought
Title
New heavens and a new earth
Title remainder
the Jewish reception of Copernican thought
Statement of responsibility
Jeremy Brown
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, Jeremy
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BM538.A76
LC item number
B76 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Judaism and science
  • Astronomy
  • Copernicus, Nicolaus
Label
New heavens and a new earth : the Jewish reception of Copernican thought, Jeremy Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-384) and index
Contents
  • The nineteenth century : Copernicus without hesitation
  • Let Copernicus and a thousand like him be removed from the world : Reuven Landau's rejection
  • The modern period
  • Relativity and contemporary Jewish geocentrists
  • Nicolas Copernicus and his revolution
  • The Talmudic view of the universe
  • David Gans and the first mention of Copernicus in Hebrew literature
  • The first Jewish Copernican : Rabbi Joseph Solomon Delmedigo
  • Copernicus is the son of Satan : the first Jewish rejections of Copernicus
  • David Nieto and Copernicanism in London
  • The Jewish encyclopedias
  • The eighteenth century : Jews and Copernicus in the Newtonian era
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 394 p., [2] pages of plates
Isbn
9780199754793
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012031274
Note
Also in History of Science Coll.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), ports. (some col.)
System control number
  • 4193264-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)4193264
  • (Sirsi) o808316428
  • (OCoLC)808316428
Label
New heavens and a new earth : the Jewish reception of Copernican thought, Jeremy Brown
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-384) and index
Contents
  • The nineteenth century : Copernicus without hesitation
  • Let Copernicus and a thousand like him be removed from the world : Reuven Landau's rejection
  • The modern period
  • Relativity and contemporary Jewish geocentrists
  • Nicolas Copernicus and his revolution
  • The Talmudic view of the universe
  • David Gans and the first mention of Copernicus in Hebrew literature
  • The first Jewish Copernican : Rabbi Joseph Solomon Delmedigo
  • Copernicus is the son of Satan : the first Jewish rejections of Copernicus
  • David Nieto and Copernicanism in London
  • The Jewish encyclopedias
  • The eighteenth century : Jews and Copernicus in the Newtonian era
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 394 p., [2] pages of plates
Isbn
9780199754793
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012031274
Note
Also in History of Science Coll.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), ports. (some col.)
System control number
  • 4193264-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)4193264
  • (Sirsi) o808316428
  • (OCoLC)808316428

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