Carpenter William - Is the Newtonian astronomy true


Author : Carpenter William
Title : Is the Newtonian astronomy true
Year : *

Link download : Carpenter_William_-_Is_the_Newtonian_astronomy_true.zip

Glasgow, 15th May. Sir, - Your correspondent seems to think this a question entirely of flatness or convexity : whereas there are four sects of globists all at loggerheads; - The Ptolemaists, represented by J. Gillespie, of Dumfries, who suppose the "earth" globe a centre for the revolution of the sun, moon, and stars; The Koreshans of America, who suppose the "earth" a hollow globe for us to live inside; The Newtonian Copernicans, who suppose the sun a centre, keeping the planets whirling in orbits by gravity; and the Copernicans, who suppose the planets to whirl round the sun, without the necessity of gravity, Sir R. Phillips heading up this school. ...

1043 reads

Books

You might also like

Bortoft Henri - Taking appearance seriously

Author : Bortoft Henri Title : Taking appearance seriously The dynamic way of seeing in Goethe and...

Continue reading

Steiner Rudolf - The Karma of untruthfulness Volume 1

Author : Steiner Rudolf Title : The Karma of untruthfulness Volume 1 Secret societies, the media,...

Continue reading

Perier Ralph - Christianity A religion for sheep

Author : Perier Ralph Title : Christianity A religion for sheep Year : 1980 Link download :...

Continue reading



Donate


Balder Ex-Libris
Review of books rare and missing


Balder Ex-Libris