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Tycho and Kepler: The Unlikely Partnership That Forever Changed Our Understanding of the Heavens

Tycho and Kepler: The Unlikely Partnership That Forever Changed Our Understanding of the Heavens - Kitty Ferguson Tycho and Kepler is a detailed biography of Tycho Brahe and Johannes Kepler, covering both their personal lives and their scientific careers. It’s arranged in chronological order, smoothly transitioning between the two scientists. I liked this format a lot because it made it so easy to see how their lives related to one another. There was actually quite a lot of personal drama, although it was mostly presented an impersonal manner – enough so that I really want to read some historical fiction now to get a “first-person” perspective on this fascinating time period!

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