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Celestial Sleuth
Language: en
Pages: 355
Authors: Donald W. Olson
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-02 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

For a general audience interested in solving mysteries in art, history, and literature using the methods of science, 'forensic astronomy' is a thrilling new field of exploration. Astronomical calculations are the basis of the studies, which have the advantage of bringing to readers both evocative images and a better understanding
Further Adventures of the Celestial Sleuth
Language: en
Pages: 334
Authors: Donald W. Olson
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-02-12 - Publisher: Springer

From the author of "Celestial Sleuth" (2014), yet more mysteries in art, history, and literature are solved by calculating phases of the Moon, determining the positions of the planets and stars, and identifying celestial objects in paintings. In addition to helping to crack difficult cases, these studies spark our imagination
Further Adventures of the Celestial Sleuth
Language: en
Pages: 334
Authors: Donald W. Olson
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-01-31 - Publisher: Springer

From the author of "Celestial Sleuth" (2014), yet more mysteries in art, history, and literature are solved by calculating phases of the Moon, determining the positions of the planets and stars, and identifying celestial objects in paintings. In addition to helping to crack difficult cases, these studies spark our imagination
The Routledge Research Companion to Nineteenth-Century British Literature and Science
Language: en
Pages: 466
Authors: John Holmes, Sharon Ruston
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-18 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Tracing the continuities and trends in the complex relationship between literature and science in the long nineteenth century, this companion provides scholars with a comprehensive, authoritative and up-to-date foundation for research in this field. In intellectual, material and social terms, the transformation undergone by Western culture over the period was
A Liturgy of Grief
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Leslie C. Allen
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-09-01 - Publisher: Baker Books

In Lamentations, we read of the unbearable grief experienced by a group of believers. Leslie Allen suggests the book can be read as the script of a liturgy performed to help the people of God come to terms with the fall of Jerusalem and the national catastrophe it entailed. It