François Félix Tisserand - Forgotten Genius of Celestial Mechanics
A5 paperback version in perfect binding. 87 pages and 21 figures (6 full colour). A unique biography of one of the greatest, yet remarkably overlooked, French astronomers of the 19th century. Details the life and works of Tisserand together with a guide to the sites and scenes of his birthplace of Nuits-Saint-Georges in Burgundy. Suitable for all, no technical or astronomical knowledge is required.