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Abraham Zacuto

(c. 1450—1515)


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(c. 1450–1515?),

the foremost writer on astronomy in fifteenth-century Castile. Zacuto was born in Salamanca, Spain, to Jewish parents. His principal work, the Almanach perpetuum coelestium motuum, provided the first ...

Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700).


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