Author:BROUWER, Dirk (1902-1966)

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"The reference system with a view to planetary dynamics."

By: BROUWER, Dirk (1902-1966).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: In: Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, Vol. XLII, Art. 2. New York:, New York Academy of Sciences, 1941.: 1941

Seller ID: S5916


237 x 159 mm. 8vo. 113-271 pp. Figs., tables. Printed wrappers. Very good. View more info

"The reference system with a view to planetary dynamics."

By: BROUWER, Dirk (1902-1966).

Price: $17.00

Publisher: In: Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, Vol. XLII, Art. 2. New York:, New York Academy of Sciences, 1941.: 1941

Seller ID: S5917


237 x 159 mm. 8vo. 113-271 pp. Figs., tables. Printed wrappers. Ownership signature on top cover. Very good. View more info

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The Secular Variations of the Orbital Elements of the Principal Planets.

By: BROUWER, Dirk (1902-1966); A.J.J. Van WOERKOM (1915-1991).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington:, U.S. Government Printing Off., 1950.: 1950

Seller ID: S13411


Series: Astronomical papers prepared for the use of the American ephemeris and nautical almanac, v. 13, pt. 2. 4to. 29 cm. 81-107 pages. Printed wrappers. Fine. Scarce. Brouwer took his PhD at Leiden University under Willem de Sitter. He was editor of the Astronomical Journal from 1941-66. "His initial appointment at Yale was in 1928 as research assistant to Ernest W. Brown, who was then the greatest living authority on the motion of the moon. After rising through the usual junior ranks, in 1941 he was appointed professor, chairman of the Department of Astronomy, and director of the Obser... View more info