Acta Historica Astronomiae

Founded 1998 by Wolfgang R. Dick and Jürgen Hamel

On behalf of the Working Group for the History of Astronomy in the Astronomische Gesellschaft

edited by Wolfgang R. Dick and Jürgen Hamel as well as Hilmar W. Duerbeck† (2007 to 2012, Vols. 31 to 47)


Leipziger Universitätsverlag

ISBN 978-3-944913 / ISSN 1422-8521  (Acta Hist. Astron.)

(from Vol. 1)

Vol. 1: Beiträge zur Astronomiegeschichte, Band 1

[Contributions to the History of Astronomy, Issue 1]

Vol. 2: Jürgen Hamel:
Die astronomischen Forschungen in Kassel unter Wilhelm IV.

[Astronomical research in Kassel under Wilhelm IV]

Vol. 3: The Message of the Angles - Astrometry from 1798 to 1998

Vol. 4: Klaus-Dieter Herbst:
Astronomie um 1700

[Astronomy around 1700]

Vol. 5: Beiträge zur Astronomiegeschichte, Band 2
[Contributions to the History of Astronomy, Issue 2]

Vol. 6: Treasure-Hunting in Astronomical Plate Archives

Vol. 7: Erhard Weigel - 1625 bis 1699
[Erhard Weigel - 1625 to 1699]

Vol. 8: 300 Jahre Astronomie in Berlin und Potsdam
[300 years of astronomy in Berlin and Potsdam]

Vol. 9: The Role of Visual Representations in Astronomy

Vol. 10: Beiträge zur Astronomiegeschichte, Band 3
[Contributions to the History of Astronomy, Issue 3]

Vol. 11: Der Große Refraktor auf dem Potsdamer Telegrafenberg
[The Great Refractor at the Telegrafenberg in Potsdam]

Vol. 12: Peter Brosche:
Der Astronom der Herzogin - Franz Xaver von Zach

[The astronomer of the Duchess - Franz Xaver von Zach]

Vol. 13: Beiträge zur Astronomiegeschichte, Band 4
[Contributions to the History of Astronomy, Issue 4]

Vol. 14: Astronomie von Olbers bis Schwarzschild
[Astronomy from Olbers to Schwarzschild]

Vol. 55: Volkssternwarten
[Public Observatories]


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last update: 2015-09-10 by H. Steinle