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Medieval and Early Modern Science and Medicine: Science and Technology

Library and internet resources for research on Medieval and Early Modern science and medicine


Intended as an overview of available material on science and technology. Grouped into the following categories:

Science and Technology

Meridian Line

Giovanni Domenico Cassini. Heliometer in the  Church of San Petronio in Bologna (1695)

Caltech. RB-GC1695-2

Early Modern Cartography

Willem Janszoon Blaeu. Map of Africa, from Le théâtre dv monde. 1640-43.
Chicago. Newberry, Case oversize G 1007 .1.


Miniature de "Horologium Sapientiae" vers 1450 de Henrich Seuse
Bibliothèque Royale Albert, Bruxelles
 MS. IV, f.  111