Tycho Brahe: Mapping the Heavens
Early modern astronomers had to make predictions based on inaccurate planetary tables. Tycho Brahe, a wealthy nobleman from Denmark, established an observatory on the island of liven and devoted his life to making an accurate map of the heavens.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - BrynDahlquis - LibraryThing
A very good and surprisingly detailed (though still basically just an overview) look at one of the most important astronomers of history. It goes through Tycho Brahe's entire life, also including ... Read full review