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"This huge paintings will henceforth be the traditional interpretation of historical mathematical astronomy. possible indicate its many virtues: comprehensiveness and customary experience are of crucial. Neugebauer has studied profoundly each correct textual content in Akkadian, Egyptian, Greek, and Latin, irrespective of how fragmentary; [...] With the mix of mathematical rigor and a sober feel of the genuine nature of the facts, he has penetrated the astronomical and the old value of his fabric. [...] His paintings has been and may stay the main sought after version for these operating with mathematical and astronomical texts.

D. Pingree in Bibliotheca Orientalis, 1977

"... a piece that could be a landmark, not just for the heritage of technological know-how, yet for the background of scholarship. HAMA [History of historic Mathematical Astronomy] areas the background of historical Astronomy on a completely new origin. we will no longer quickly see its equal.

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