Volume 8 No. 1June 2005
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EditorialWayne Orchiston2
The Slee Celebration #1: Radio Astronomy Papers
Sixty Years in Radio Astronomy: A Tribute to Bruce SleeWayne Orchiston3
The Beginnings of Australian Radio AstronomyWoodruff T. Sullivan, III11
The Impact of F.F. Gardner on Our Early Research with the Parkes Radio TelescopeD.K. Milne, & J.B. Whiteoak33
Other Papers
Magnitude Systems in Old Star CataloguesTomoko Fujiwara & Hitoshi Yamaoka39
‘Popular’ Journals and Community in American Astronomy, 1882 – 1951Jordan D. Marché49
IAU Reports
The IAU Historic Radio Astronomy Working Group. 2: Progress ReportWayne Orchiston, Ron Bracewell, Rod Davies,
Jean-François Denisse, Miller Goss, Alastair Gunn,
Ken Kellermann, Dick McGee, Masaki Morimoto,
Bruce Slee, Slava Slysh, Richard Strom, Woody Sullivan,
Govind Swarup, Hugo Van Woerden, Jasper Wall,
& Richard Wielebinski
The IAU Transits of Venus Working Group. 4: Progress ReportWayne Orchiston, Steven J. Dick, Hilmar Duerbeck,
Robert van Gent, David Hughes, Willie Koorts,
& Luisa Pigatto
Book Reviews
Astronomical Instruments and Archives from the Asia-Pacific Region, ed. by Wayne Orchiston, F.
Richard Stephenson, Suzanne Débarbat, and Nha Il-Seong
John Perdrix72
The European Scientist: Symposium on the Era and Work of Franz Xaver Von Zach (1754-1832), ed. by Lajos G.Balázs, Peter Brosche, Hilmar W. Duerbeck, & Endre ZsoldosWayne Orchiston72
Empire and the Sun. Victorian Solar Eclipse Expeditions, by Alex Soojung-Kim Pang Wayne Orchiston 72
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Volume 8 No. 2December 2005
The Slee Celebration #2: Radio Astronomy Papers
Radio Astronomy at StanfordR.N. Bracewell75
A History of the Potts Hill Radio Astronomy Field StationR.D. Davies87
Early Australian Measurements of Angular Structure in Discrete Radio SourcesBruce Slee97
Other Papers
The Concept and Evaluation of Temperature in the History of AstronomyKevin Johnson107
Astronomy in Service of Shipping: Documenting the Founding of Bergen Observatory in 1855Bjørn Ragnvald Pettersen123
A Chinese Observatory Site of 4,000 Years AgoCiyuan Liu, Xueshun Liu & Liping Ma129
John Louis Perdrix (1926-2005)Wayne Orchiston131
New Society
Society for the History of AstronomyWayne Orchiston133
Book Reviews (all)
The Emergence of the Telescope: Janssen, Lipperhey and the Unknown Man,
by M. Barlow Pepin
Fred Watson135
The Early Years of Radio Astronomy. Reflections Fifty Years after Jansky’s Discovery (reprint edition),
by Woodruff T. Sullivan, III
Wayne Orchiston135
England’s Leonardo: Robert Hooke and the Seventeenth-Century Scientific Revolution, by Allan ChapmanAlan H. Batten135
The Astronomer of Rousdon. Charles Grover 1842-1921, by Barbara SlaterWayne Orchiston136
Stromlo: An Australian Observatory, by Tom Frame & Don FaulknerColin Montgomery137
Transit of Venus: the Scientific Event that Led Captain Cook to Australia, by Nick LombGraeme L. White138
Science Technology and Learning in the Ottoman Empire. Western Influence, Local Institutions, and the Transfer of Knowledge,
by Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu
Ihsan Hafez138
John Herschel’s Cape Voyage: Private Science, Public Imagination and the Ambitions of Empire,
by Steven Ruskin
Wayne Orchiston139
Index to Volume 8140
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