Almagest: Vol. III, Issue 2

Table of Contents, Almagest 3.2, November 2012

Alexey V. Postnikov
George Bogle, the first British envoy to Bhutan and Tibet (1774-1775): the importance of his mission for his contemporaries and subsequent participants of the Great Game in Asia

Anne-Laurence Caudano
An Astrological Handbook from the Reign of Manuel I Komnenos

Erica Torrens & Ana Barahona
The ‘Tree of Life’ in textbooks and museums

Daniel Špelda
Anachronisms in the history of science: An attempt at a typology

Jasper Doomen
Understanding and Explaining

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