One fellow's view of the "Royal Road"


Budding E.

ASTROPHYSICS AND SPACE SCIENCE, vol.296, pp.17-31, 2005 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 296
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s10509-005-4350-1
  • Journal Name: ASTROPHYSICS AND SPACE SCIENCE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.17-31

Abstract

The paper attempts to discern the place and direction of the "Royal Road" of astronomical usage, with the particular perspective that the late Prof. Zdenek Kopal may have had of it. In seeking further insights into the Kopalian royal road map, we take note of his own "guide stars."