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Jean Dominique Cassini

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Part of the Springer Biographies book series (SPRINGERBIOGS)

Abstract

We have now to leave Saturn, its rings and its satellites and jump back in time to better understand the evolution of Cassini’s settlement in France and how Giovanni Domenico Cassini became Jean-Dominique Cassini. In other words, how the Italian astronomer became a French astronomer.

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© Springer International Publishing AG 2017

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.TorinoItaly

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