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When the Earth Moved: Copernicus
and his Heliocentric System of the Universe

3,290 words A review of the life and work of the great Polish astronomer, the history behind the writing of the book and its later fates, and an introduction to the Copernican model of the universe. - Source: Info-Poland, Polish Academic Information Center, University at Buffalo
Nicolaus Copernicus:
His Place in the History of Astronomy

350 words A time-line. -- Source: Info-Poland, Polish Academic Information Center, University at Buffalo
Nicolaus Copernicus
4,075 words Wikipedia entry for Copernicus
Nicolaus Copernicus
3,700 words
38 links
9 images
A short biography with list of references and links. -- Source: MacTutor History of Mathematics, University of St Andrews
Nicolai Copernici Musaeum Frombercense
77 webpages Information regarding the museum - comprised of the Basilica, the Bishops' Palace, the Belfry, Copernicus' Tower, and the Hospital of the Holy Ghost, timelines for Copernicus - his tome De Revolutionibus, portraits of Nicolaus Copernicus, information and views of Frombork.
Nicolaus Copernicus
575 words
10 images
Philatelic images of Copernicus with a brief commentary -- Source: Jim Kuzmanovich's Stamp Album
1900 words
14 links
A biographical essay detailing the ecclesiastical environment and activities surrounding Copernicus discoveries. -- Source: Catholic Encyclopedia
Nicolas Copernicus (1473-1543)
1,105 words An informal biography that seeks to place Copernicus in context.
Nicolaus Copernicus
640 words A biography posted by a faculty member of the physics dept. at the University of Zagreb
Nicolaus Copernicus
1,730 words A biography posted by the New Advent Catholic Encyclopedia
Nicolaus Copernicus
2.190 words Biography posted by the Institute of Physics of Belgrade University
Copernicus, Nicolas
660 words A listing of basic biographical details under 10 rubrics: dates. parentage, nationality, education, religion, scientific discipline, means of support, patronage, technological involvement, and sources. -- Source: Galileo Project, Rice University
When the Earth Moved:
Nicolaus Copernicus -- Cleric and Astronomer

660 words A short introduction and information about available resources. -- Source: Lucidcafé Library
Nicolaus Copernicus 1473-1543
310 words Brief information in a unit is designed for middle school grades, viz.: 7th or 8th grade. -- Source: Yukon Education Student Network
Nicolaus Copernicus
1,850 words A biography by Prof. Roman Solecki
4,880 words Wikipedia's entry for Nicolaus Copernicus
1,170 words Wikipedia's entry for De revolutionibus the book in which Copernicus set out his heliocentrical theory
Reviews of W.T. Vollmans's Uncentering the Earth, an explication of De revolutionibus
940 words Review by Dava Sobel of Uncentering the Earth Copernicus and "The Revolutions of the Heavenly Spheres
825 words Review by Lisa Montanarelli of Uncentering the Earth Copernicus and "The Revolutions of the Heavenly Spheres
1,370 words Review by Justin Taylor of Uncentering the Earth Copernicus and "The Revolutions of the Heavenly Spheres
860 words Review by Dan Falk of Uncentering the Earth Copernicus and "The Revolutions of the Heavenly Spheres
Pictorial Representations
N. Kopernikus
  Source: A Picture Gallery of Famous Physicists
  1923 Polish Stamps -- Source: Jerzy H. Rutkowski, Lodz University
Planisphaerium Copernicanum
155 words An illustration from the Harmonica Macrocosmica atlas of Andreas Cellarius, Amsterdam, 1661 showing an early depiction of the planetary system of Copernicus. In its perifery - an imagined figure of Copernicus.
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