By O. Neugebauer (auth.), O. Neugebauer (eds.)

THE MOON IX PREFACE TO THE SPRINGER variation whilst this number of Babylonian astronomical goal of column of the lunar ephemerides (by texts was once released in 1955 (a date passed over through Aaboe) and the reason of the strategy of computing the eclipse textual content ACT No. 6o (by Hamilton mistake from the identify page), it contained all texts of this kind that i may lay my palms on. As used to be to be and Aaboe). a few of these advances i've got attempted to include into my background of old Mathematical anticipated, the earlier 25 years supplied extra fragments, pointed out by means of A. Sachs and A. Aaboe within the British Astronomy (1975), which will be used as a advisor to Museum and indexed lower than. additionally, a few new joins the more moderen literature. can be made and a few error of mine corrected. My sincerest thank you visit Springer-Verlag for however, i feel one nonetheless can give some thought to the making this paintings back on hand to scholars of fabric of 1955 to be consultant of what has been old astronomy. The Institute for complicated preserved of the mathematical astronomy of the learn, which including Brown collage has Seleucid interval. supported my paintings for greater than 4 many years, has meanwhile, way more growth has been made graciously given its permission for this reprint. in our knowing of Babylonian astronomy, typically by way of the courses of Aaboe, Hamilton, Maeyama, Sachs, van der Waerden, and others. As an Princeton 0.

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Astronomical Cuneiform Texts: Babylonian Ephemerides of the Seleucid Period for the Motion of the Sun, the Moon, and the Planets

THE MOON IX PREFACE TO THE SPRINGER version while this selection of Babylonian astronomical goal of column of the lunar ephemerides (by texts used to be released in 1955 (a date passed over via Aaboe) and the reason of the tactic of computing the eclipse textual content ACT No. 6o (by Hamilton mistake from the identify page), it contained all texts of this kind that i may lay my arms on.

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Similarly in No. 180 (S): [ ... mudu ana] mudu likal[lim la mudu la immar] i[na] ikkibi Ani [Enlilli .... palilz Anu u Antu ina sur]qa la ittabalsu [ .... aru nemeqi] Anutu " [ . . the informed] may [show it to the] informed; [the uninformed shall not see it'. (It belongs)] to the forbidden things of Anu, [Enlil ... He who worships Anu and Antu] shall not remove it by thievery. [ ..... u I do not believe that this formula has a specific reference to our tablet but merely expresses the tendency of the scribe to keep the knowledge of their arts within their own circles.

D. 49) and which contains columns F and (/> computed according to System A. -For Uruk the same upper limit which we found here can be recognized also in the economic texts (cf. Schroeder [1] p. D. , to be published by Sachs and Schaumberger). 45 Traditionally called bit-res. For the correct reading cf. Falkenstein TvU p. 4. 46 Cf. Falkenstein TvU p. 4 ff. 47 Falkenstein TvU p. 9. Called Wuswas by the Arabs; cf. MDOG 47 (1911) p. 47, 51 (1913) p. , 53 (1914) p. 9 ff. 48 § 3. THE CoLOPHONs local history determines the beginning and end of our information.

Ian-Mayhoff I p. 481, trans!. Rackham II p. 431). Cf. lanMayhoff II p. 68, trans!. Rackham II p. 637). 12 No. 122 (colophon Zo on p. 22). g. Schnabel, Ber. p. 213 or Langdon according to Fotheringham [1) p. 720. ~< Misreading of enuma(as-u,)-An-na for Sip-par-an-na, as Dr. A. J. Sachs recognized. 15 It is perhaps significant that Sippar does not appear among the schools which are responsible for the arrangement of the great astrological series "Enuma-Anu-Enlil". Weidner [3] p. 181 and p. 193 knows of five schools: Uruk and BabylonBorsippa in the South, Assur, Kalgu ( = Nimrud) and Nineveh in the North.

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