Archive for History of Exact Sciences

, Volume 44, Issue 3, pp 191–195 | Cite as

Greek and Indian planetary longitudes

  • Hugh Thurston


Planetary Longitude 
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© Springer-Verlag 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • Hugh Thurston
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  1. 1.Department of MathematicsVancouver UniversityCanada

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