, Volume 26, Issue 1, pp 33–36 | Cite as

The politics and power of astrology in Renaissance Europe

Darin Hayton: The crown and the cosmos: Astrology and the politics of Maximilian I. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2015, 328pp, $45.00 HB
  • Nicholas Campion
Book Review


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of Wales Trinity Saint DavidLampeterUK

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