Sawai Jai Singh and His Astronomy

By: Virendra Nath Sharma

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Sawai Jai Singh the statesman astronomer of 18th century India designed astronomical instruments of masonry and stone, built observatories prepared a Zij or a text for astronomical calculations and sent a fact-finding scientific mission to Europe. His high precision instruments were designed to measure time and angles to the very limit of naked eye observing.Printed Pages: 363.

Title: Sawai Jai Singh and His Astronomy

Author Name: Virendra Nath Sharma

Categories: India, Astrology,

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 1995

ISBN: 8120812565

ISBN 13: 9788120812567

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Seller ID: 102638

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