William and Caroline Herschel

Pioneers in Late 18th-Century Astronomy

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ISBN: 978-94-007-6874-1 (Print) 978-94-007-6875-8 (Online)

Table of contents (6 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-18

    Vocations in Conflict

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    Chapter

    Pages 19-34

    The Construction of the Heavens

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    Chapter

    Pages 35-47

    “One of the Greatest Mechanics of his Day”

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    Chapter

    Pages 49-59

    The Peerless Assistant

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    Chapter

    Pages 61-69

    William’s Declining Years

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    Chapter

    Pages 71-85

    John’s “Sacred Duty”

  8. Back Matter

    Pages 87-112