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Alkuins Einfluss Auf Die Komputistik Zur Zeit Karls des Grossen 9783515080521

Alkuins Einfluss Auf Die Komputistik Zur Zeit Karls des Grossen

ISBN-10: 351508052X
ISBN-13: 9783515080521
PUBLISHER: Franz Steiner Verlag Wiesbaden GmbH
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Product Description: Die Zeitrechnung des Mittelalters findet nicht erst seit den neuesten Spekulationen ueber drei angeblich gef#65533;lschte Jahrhunderte wieder lebhaftes Interesse. Mitten in der angeblich erfundenen Zeitspanne initiierte Karl der Gro#65533;e eine Kalenderreform (Arno Borst). Welche Rolle spielte dabei Karls Hofmathematiker, der angels#65533;chsische Gelehrte Alkuin? Karl korrespondierte mit Alkuin ueber Astronomie und Zeitrechnung. Daher bringt man Alkuin mit vier anonymen Traktaten zu diesen Themen in Verbindung. Auf Karls Befehl entstanden auch drei astronomisch-komputistische Fachenzyklop#65533;dien. Dieses Buch kl#65533;rt Alkuins Verh#65533;ltnis zu diesen Schriften und damit seinen Einflu#65533; auf die Karolingische Kalenderreform. The "#65533; book takes on the character of a handbook to the Carolingian computus in general. Its ambitiously encyclopaedic character makes it a work of reference. (#65533;] (The) book makes a substantial contribution to our understanding of the character of Alcuin [#65533;]. It is a very worthy addition to Sudhoffs Archiv." Archives Internationales d#65533;Histoire des Sciences.

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