Eclipses in History

  • Michael Maunder
  • Patrick Moore
Part of the Practical Astronomy book series (PATRICKMOORE)


Eclipses have been recorded since very early times — which is not at all surprising; a total solar eclipse, at least, could hardly be overlooked! Stories about them are many and varied, so let us begin with one which, although certainly of doubtful origin, has been widely told.


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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1998

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  • Michael Maunder
  • Patrick Moore

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