Vol 8 (2011)

Table of Contents

Reviews

The First Professional Scientist: Robert Hooke and the Royal Society of London
Robert D. Purrington (book author), Anthony Turner (review author)
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1-11
How to Read Historical Mathematics
Benjamin Wardhaugh (book author), Alain Herreman (review author)
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12-15
Impossible Engineering: Technology and Territoriality on the Canal du Midi
Chandra Mukerji (book author), Pamela O. Long (review author)
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16-22
Thomas Bradwardine, Traité des rapports entre les rapidités dans les mouvements suivi de Nicole Oresme, Sur les rapports de rapports. Introduction, traduction, et commentaire
Sabine Rommevaux (book author), Edith Dudley Sylla (review author)
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23-29
The Worlds of Oronce Fine: Mathematics, Instruments and Print in Renaissance France
Alexander Marr (book editor), Bernardo Mota (review author)
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30-33
Simplicius: On Aristotle, On the Heavens 3.1-7
Ian Mueller (book author), Sean Michael Pead Coughlin (review author)
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34-40
Simplicius: On Aristotle, On the Heavens 3.7-4.6
Ian Mueller (book author), Pierre Pellegrin (review author)
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41-42
Gaṇitakasārakaumudī: The Moonlight of the Essence of Mathematics by Ṭakkura Pherū. Edited with Introduction, Translation, and Mathematical Commentary
S. R. Sarma (book author), T. Kusuba (book author), T. Hayashi (book author), M. Yano (book author), Jean Michel Delire (review author)
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43-54
The Moon that Wasn't: The Saga of Venus' Spurious Satellite
Helge Kragh (book author), Kurt Møller Pedersen (book author), Curtis Wilson (review author)
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55-65
Chymists and Chymistry: Studies in the History of Alchemy and Early Modern Chemistry
Lawrence M. Principe (book editor), Jole Shackelford (review author)
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66-77
Archaeology and the Origins of Philosophy
Robert Hahn (book author), Dirk L. Couprie (review author)
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78-96
Never Pure: Historical Studies of Science as if It Was Produced by People with Bodies, Situated in Time, Space, Culture, and Society, and Struggling for Credibility and Authority
Steven Shapin (book author), Steve Fuller (review author)
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97-100
Klaudios Ptolemaios. Handbuch der Geographie. Einleitung, Text und Übersetzung, Index
Alfred Stückelberger (book editor), Gerd Graßhoff (book editor), Johannes Engels (review author)
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101-109
Une conquête des savoirs. Les traductions dans l'Europe latine (fin du XIe siècle - milieu du XIIIe siècle)
Max Lejbowicz (book editor), Faith Wallis (review author)
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110-115
Pharmacy and Drug Lore in Antiquity: Greece, Rome, Byzantium
John Scarborough (book author), Laurence M. V. Totelin (review author)
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116-120
The Archaic and the Exotic: Studies in the History of Indian Astronomical Instruments
Sreeramula Rajeswara Sarma (book author), Toke L. Knudsen (review author)
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121-127
Untersuchungen zur hippokratischen Schrift „Über die alte Heilkunst“
Brice Maucolin (book author), Joel E. Mann (review author)
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128-131
Evagrius and Gregory: Mind, Soul and Body in the Fourth Century
Kevin Corrigan (book author), John M. Dillon (review author)
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132-135
When the Gods Were Born: Greek Cosmogonies and the Near East
Carolina López-Ruiz (book author), Johannes Haubold (review author)
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136-141
Geography and Ethnography: Perceptions of the World in Pre-Modern Societies
Kurt A. Raaflaub (book editor), Richard J. A. Talbert (book editor), Kai Brodersen (review author)
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142-148
Natural Philosophy Epitomised: A Translation of Books 8-11 of Gregor Reisch's Philosophical Pearl (1503)
Andrew Cunningham (book author), Sachiko Kusukawa (book author), Richard Oosterhoff (review author)
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149-161
In the Path of the Moon: Babylonian Celestial Divination and Its Legacy
Francesca Rochberg (book author), Lorenzo Verderame (review author)
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162-169
Eratosthenes' Geography: Fragments Collected and Translated with Commentary and Additional Material
Duane W. Roller (book author), Georgia L. Irby (review author)
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170-178
Aristoteles Latinus: Meteorologica. Translatio Guillelmi de Moerbeka
Gudrun Vuillemin-Diem (book author), Tiberiu Popa (review author)
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179-182
Apollonius de Perge, La section des droites selon des rapports. Commentaire historique et mathématique, édition et traduction du texte arabe
Roshdi Rashed (book editor), Hélène Bellosta (book editor), Clemency Montelle (review author)
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183-187
Worldviews: An Introduction to the History and Philosophy of Science
Richard DeWitt (book author), Jutta Schickore (review author)
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188-191
Alessandro d'Afrodisia (Tito Aurelio Alessandro), Il Destino. Trattato sul destino e su ciò che dipende da noi. Dedicato agli imperatori
Carlo Natali (book author), Elisa Tetamo (book author), Sara Magrin (review author)
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192-204
Aetna, with a New Introduction by Katharina Volk
Robinson Ellis (book editor), Harry Hine (review author)
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205-208
New Perspectives on Aristotle's De caelo
Alan C. Bowen (book editor), Christian Wildberg (book editor), Helen S. Lang (review author)
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209-211
Theophrastus and His World
Paul Millett (book author), Ivo Volt (review author)
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212-224
The Oxford Handbook of the History of Mathematics
Eleanor Robson (book editor), Jacqueline Stedall (book editor), Jens Høyrup (review author)
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225-232
La via delle acque (1500-1700). Appropriazione delle arti e trasformazione delle matematiche
Cesare S. Maffioli (book author), Paolo Palmieri (review author)
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233-236
Selling Science in the Age of Newton: Advertising and the Commoditization of Knowledge
Jeffrey R. Wigelsworth (book author), Christopher Baxfield (review author)
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237-240

Books Received

Books Received 2011
Editorial Staff
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241-243