E. Rosen's scientific contributions

Publication (1)

This book, now available in softcover, presents an English translation and commentary of "De revolutionibus orbium coelestium" of Nicholas Copernicus. The original edition was published in 1978 as Volume II of "Nicholas Copernicus: Complete works" by Polish Scientific Publishers, Warsaw.


... [...] For this art, it is quite clear, is completely and absolutely ignorant of the causes of the apparent nonuniform motions. And if any causes are devised by the imagination, as indeed very many are, they are not put forward to convince anyone that are true, but merely to provide a reliable basis for computation., da [86], (trad. mia). ...