Textos sobre F´ısica en la biblioteca de un cient´ıfico novohispano del siglo XVIII

Authors

  • Marco A. Moreno Corral Instituto de Astronomía, UNAM

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.31349/RevMexFisE.18.020301

Abstract

The titles of the Physics books owned by Antonio de Le´on y Gama are presented. In order to establish the degree of knowledge of this discipline that this New Spain native of the second half of the 18th century reached, the content of these works is discussed. It is shown that the knowledge reached in this matter by this person, were at the height of his European peers.

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Published

2021-07-02