Decoding the heavens : a 2,000-year-old computer--and the century-long search to discover its secrets

Marchant, Josephine

Publication Details Click to collapse Cite/Export

  • Creator Jo Marchant
  • Format Books
  • Publication First Da Capo Press edition. Cambridge, Mass. : Da Capo Press, 2009.
  • Physical Details
    • 328 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • ISBNs 030681742X, 9780306817427
  • OCLC ocn301710838

Notes

  • Originally published: London : William Heinemann, 2008.
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-318) and index.

Contents

  • I see dead people -- Impossible find -- Treasures of war -- Rewriting history -- Heroic reconstruction -- Moon in a box -- Mechanic's workshop -- New boys -- Stunning idea -- Old man of Syracuse
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