The Jagiellonians and the Stars

The Jagiellonians and the Stars

By K. Baczek, B. Wszolek

Proceedings of the 14th Young Scientists Conference on Astronomy and Space Physics (2007)

Abstract: The largest centre for astronomical and astrological study in the fteenth century was the University of Cracow, which always was under special care of Jagiellonians. The use of astronomy and astrology at Jagiellonian courts in the fteenth and sixteenth centuries were very common. We try to convince the reader about this, exposing very limited historical sources.

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