Aestimatio 8 (2011)

ISSN 1549–4497 (online)
ISSN 1549–4470 (print)
Reviewer
Alan C. Bowen and Tracey E. Rihll edd. Aestimatio volume 8 (2011) complete by 1-243
Anthony Turner The First Professional Scientist: Robert Hooke and the Royal Society of London by Robert D. Purrington 1-11
Alain Herreman How to Read Historical Mathematics by Benjamin Wardhaugh 12-15
Pamela O. Long Impossible Engineering: Technology and Territoriality on the Canal du Midi by Chandra Mukerji 16-22
Edith Dudley Sylla Thomas Bradwardine,«Traité des rapports entre les rapidités dans les mouvements» suivi de Nicole Oresme, «Sur les rapports de rapports». Introduction, traduction, et commentaire by Sabine Rommevaux 23-29
Bernardo Mota The Worlds of Oronce Fine: Mathematics, Instruments and Print in Renaissance France by Alexander Marr ed. 30-33
Sean Michael Pead Coughlin Simplicius: On Aristotle, On the Heavens 3.1-7 by Ian Mueller trans. 34-40
Pierre Pellegrin Simplicius: On Aristotle, On the Heavens 3.7-4.6 by Ian Mueller trans. 41-42
Jean Michel Delire Gaṇitakasārakaumudī: The Moonlight of the Essence of Mathematics by Ṭakkura Pherū. Edited with Introduction, Translation, and Mathematical Commentary by SaKHYa (= S. R. Sarma, T. Kusuba, T. Hayashi, and M. Yano) 43-54
Curtis Wilson The Moon that Wasn't: The Saga of Venus' Spurious Satellite by Helge Kragh with Kurt Møller Pedersen 55-65
Jole Shackelford Chymists and Chymistry: Studies in the History of Alchemy and Early Modern Chemistry by Lawrence M. Principe ed. 66-77
Dirk L. Couprie Archaeology and the Origins of Philosophy by Robert Hahn 78-96
Steve Fuller Never Pure: Historical Studies of Science as if It Was Produced by People with Bodies, Situated in Time, Space, Culture, and Society, and Struggling for Credibility and Authority by Steven Shapin 97-100
Johannes Engels Klaudios Ptolemaios. Handbuch der Geographie. Einleitung, Text und Übersetzung, Index by Alfred Stückelberger and Gerd Graßhoff edd. 101-109
Faith Wallis Une conquête des savoirs. Les traductions dans l'Europe latine (fin du XIe siècle - milieu du XIIIe siècle) by Max Lejbowicz ed. 110-115
Laurence M. V. Totelin Pharmacy and Drug Lore in Antiquity: Greece, Rome, Byzantium by John Scarborough 116-120
Toke L. Knudsen The Archaic and the Exotic: Studies in the History of Indian Astronomical Instruments by Sreeramula Rajeswara Sarma 121-127
Joel E. Mann Untersuchungen zur hippokratischen Schrift „Über die alte Heilkunst“ by Brice Maucolin 128-131
John M. Dillon Evagrius and Gregory: Mind, Soul and Body in the Fourth Century by Kevin Corrigan 132-135
Johannes Haubold When the Gods Were Born: Greek Cosmogonies and the Near East by Carolina López-Ruiz 136-141
Kai Brodersen Geography and Ethnography: Perceptions of the World in Pre-Modern Societies by Kurt A. Raaflaub and Richard J. A. Talbert edd. 142-148
Richard Oosterhoff Natural Philosophy Epitomised: A Translation of Books 8-11 of Gregor Reisch's Philosophical Pearl (1503) by Andrew Cunningham and Sachiko Kusukawa 149-161
Lorenzo Verderame In the Path of the Moon: Babylonian Celestial Divination and Its Legacy by Francesca Rochberg 162-169
Georgia L. Irby Eratosthenes' Geography: Fragments Collected and Translated with Commentary and Additional Material by Duane W. Roller 170-178
Tiberiu Popa Aristoteles Latinus: Meteorologica. Translatio Guillelmi de Moerbeka by Gudrun Vuillemin-Diem 179-182
Clemency Montelle Apollonius de Perge, La section des droites selon des rapports. Commentaire historique et mathématique, édition et traduction du texte arabe by Roshdi Rashed and Hélène Bellosta edd. 183-187
Jutta Schickore Worldviews: An Introduction to the History and Philosophy of Science by Richard DeWitt 188-191
Sara Magrin Alessandro d'Afrodisia (Tito Aurelio Alessandro), Il Destino. Trattato sul destino e su ciò che dipende da noi. Dedicato agli imperatori by Carlo Natali and Elisa Tetamo 192-204
Harry Hine Aetna, with a New Introduction by Katharina Volk by Robinson Ellis ed. and trans. 205-208
Helen S. Lang New Perspectives on Aristotle's De caelo by Alan C. Bowen and Christian Wildberg edd. 209-211
Ivo Volt Theophrastus and His World by Paul Millett 212-224
Jens Høyrup The Oxford Handbook of the History of Mathematics by Eleanor Robson and Jacqueline Stedall edd. 225-232
Paolo Palmieri La via delle acque (1500-1700). Appropriazione delle arti e trasformazione delle matematiche by Cesare S. Maffioli 233-236
Christopher Baxfield Selling Science in the Age of Newton: Advertising and the Commoditization of Knowledge by Jeffrey R. Wigelsworth 237-240
Staff Books Received 2011 by 241-243