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" ... written since his time have added notices of certain places situated opposite to each other, not as being at equal distances from the equator, but simply as being on the same meridian — a fact which is established by the voyage from one to the other... "
A History of Ancient Geography Among the Greeks and Romans: From the ... - Page 554
by Edward Herbert Bunbury - 1879
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A history of ancient geography among the Greeks and Romans, Volume 2

sir Edward Herbert Bunbury (9th bart.) - 1879
...is established by the voyage from one to the other being a straight course before a north or south wind ; while the distances from one place to another...were distant from PTOLEMY : HIS GEOGRAPHICAL SYSTEM. ither towards the east or west) : [taking into consideration .ese things,] the correct course would...
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A History of Ancient Geography Among the Greeks and Romans from ..., Volume 2

Edward Herbert Bunbury - Classical geography - 1883
...is established by the voyage from one to the other being a straight course before a north or south wind ; while the distances from one place to another...many equinoctial hours the places were distant from each other towards the east or west) : [taking into considerat all these things,] the correct course...
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A History of Ancient Geography Among the Greeks and Romans from ..., Volume 2

Edward Herbert Bunbury - Geography, Ancient - 1883
...is established by the voyage from one to the other being a straight course before a north or south wind ; while the distances from one place to another...many equinoctial hours the places were distant from PART 1. PTOLEMY : HIS GEOGRAPHICAL SYSTEM. each other towards the east or west) : [taking into consideration...
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A History of Ancient Geography Among the Greeks and Romans from ..., Volume 2

Edward Herbert Bunbury - Classical geography - 1883
...is established by the voyage from one to the other being a straight course before a north or south wind ; while the distances from one place to another...many equinoctial hours the places were distant from each other towards the east or west) : [taking into consideration all these things,] the correct course...
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Ptolemy's Geography: An Annotated Translation of the Theoretical Chapters

J. L. Berggren, Alexander Jones - Science - 2000 - 192 pages
...more lunar eclipses that were observed simultaneously at different localities (such as the one that was seen at Arbela at the fifth hour and at Carthage at the second hour),i5 from which it would have been clear how many equinoctial time units separated the localities...
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