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"This enormous paintings will henceforth be the traditional interpretation of historical mathematical astronomy. you may indicate its many virtues: comprehensiveness and customary feel are of crucial. Neugebauer has studied profoundly each appropriate textual content in Akkadian, Egyptian, Greek, and Latin, regardless of how fragmentary; [...] With the mix of mathematical rigor and a sober experience of the genuine nature of the facts, he has penetrated the astronomical and the ancient importance of his fabric. [...] His paintings has been and should stay the main well-known version for these operating with mathematical and astronomical texts.

D. Pingree in Bibliotheca Orientalis, 1977

"... a piece that could be a landmark, not just for the heritage of technological know-how, yet for the background of scholarship. HAMA [History of old Mathematical Astronomy] areas the historical past of old Astronomy on a fullyyt new origin. we will now not quickly see its equal.

N.M. Swerdlow in Historia Mathematica, 1979

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