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Paper: Willem Jansz. Blaeu (1571-1638)
Volume: 233, P Cygni 2000: 400 Years of Progress
Page: 3
Authors: Sterken, C.
Abstract: We present an overview of the astronomy-related aspects of the life and work of Willem Jansz. Blaeu, the Dutch globe- and chartmaker who discovered the variability of P Cygni. We also accentuate the impact of three generations Blaeu on trade and art in Amsterdam.
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