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Archive for History of Exact Sciences

, Volume 60, Issue 2, pp 123–155 | Cite as

Miscellaneous Lunar Tables from Babylon

  • J. M. Steele
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PhysicsUniversity of DurhamDurhamUnited Kingdom

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