The Revolution Of The Moon

Author: Andrea Camilleri
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1609453921
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From the author of the Inspector Montalbano series comes the remarkable account of an exceptional woman who rises to power in 17th century Sicily and brings about sweeping changes that threaten the iron-fisted patriarchy, before being cast ...

Astrologia Gallica

Author: J-B Morin
Publisher: American Federation of Astr
ISBN: 0866905154
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Secondly, for the year, month, and day on which the lunar revolution to be
erected falls, it should be sought from the ephemerides or tables from which the
radical place of the Moon was taken at what hour and moment the Moon will
return to its own radical place in the ecliptic, without any consideration of its
radical latitude, to which it does not return, but taking note of its latitude at the
moment of the revolution for the purpose of directing the Moon itself monthly. And
thus the mean time ...

Iconographic Encyclopedia Of Science Literature And Art

Author: S.F. Baird
Publisher: Рипол Классик
ISBN: 587655412X
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Should the moon, as full moon in spring and autumn, stand in the equinoxes as
the sun, she would then be as long above as below the horizon. 31. If we
suppose the moon to be at L' (pl. 10, fig. 3), in conjunction or between the earth
and sun, then the centres of these three bodies will be in the straight line RE.
WVhile the moon is completing a'revolution around the earth, moving daily about
13° 10' 35”, the earth will have passed forward over a certain part of her orbit,
about to t.

The Moon

Author: Richard Anthony Proctor
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Her Motions Aspect, Scenery, and Physical Condition Richard Anthony Proctor.
possesses a meaning which has not hitherto, so far as I know, been attended to.
We know that now there is an absolutely perfect agreement between the moon's
rotation and revolution,—in this respect, that her mean period of rotation on her
axis is exactly equal to her ...

Astrologia Gallica

Author: Jean-Baptiste Morin
Publisher: American Federation of Astr
ISBN: 0866905847
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The Effects of the Synodic Revolution of the Moon with the Sun and its Quarters. If
the true place of the Moon that it occupied at its own creation could be known to
us, its Revolution to that same place would be the periodic and true lunar month
for us; and the celestial chart of the Revolution would be the principal and
genuine cause of monthly effects in general, as was similarly evident in the
periodical Revolutions of the Moon for nativities. But about that place we are not
certain, even ...

Arithmetical Calculations Of The Elements Of The Orbit Of The Moon

Author: Samuel Elliott Coues
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The next subject of discussion is what may be called the revolution qf the Earth in
lunar epicycle. By this is meant the revolution of the earth around what is deemed
to be the common centre of gravity of earth and moon ; the existence ofthis earth-
motion is an acknowledged fact. Its period is that of the lunation, or 29.53+ days.
The amplitude or extent of the orbit, in lunar epicycle, is, on the received theories,
of very indefinite value. The revolution is, according to the theory, around the ...

Bad Moon Rising

Author: Arthur M. Eckstein
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300224605
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Revolution? According to Debray, the Cuban revolution showed that you did not
need the backing of a mass party to make a revolution. Under the right conditions
, dramatic actions by small bands of committed revolutionaries could precipitate
the revolution, bringing over the otherwise immobile masses. Debray's theory of
revolution helped Weatherman believe revolution was possible— and led to a
commitment to violence. There was no need to wait for the right conditions to
present ...

The Revolution In Science 1500 1750

Author: Rupert A. Hall
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317872126
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Nevertheless, Kepler's idea that the satellite revolving round a central body is
maintained in its path by two forces, one of which is an attraction towards the
central body, although applied only to the Earth-Moon system, holds the key to all
that followed and to the Principia itself. Galileo, like Copernicus, had believed the
planetary revolutions to be 'natural', i.e. inertial; the celestial bodies were subject
to no forces. Kepler, however, believed that the motive force of the universe
resided in ...

The Moon In The Nautilus Shell

Author: Daniel B. Botkin
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019997697X
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The oldest fossil shells have only nine growth lines per chamber, compared with
the 30 of modern shells, suggesting that the lunar month has grown longer and
that the moon used to revolve faster around Earth than it does now. This in turn
implies that the moon must have been closer to Earth, since the closer a satellite
is to a planet, the faster it must revolve to remain in orbit. The “clocks” in the
nautilus shell indicate that the revolution of the moon 420 million years ago took
only nine ...