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RL-20578-84

F. Jamil Ragep
University of Oklahoma, Norman (Norman, OK 73019-3003)

Translation of a 14th century Arabic work on astronomy by Nasir al-Tusi

To support an edition, translation, and commentary of the 14th century treatiseon astronomy by al-Tusi, who sought to reform the Ptolemaic system in much the same way as did Copernicus almost two centuries later.

Project fields:
History and Philosophy of Science, Technology, and Medicine; Natural Sciences

Program:
Translations

Division:
Research Programs

Total amounts:
$28,000 (approved)
$28,000 (awarded)

Grant period:
6/30/1984 – 11/30/1985