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  1. Michael H. Shank (2012). José Chabás and Bernard R. Goldstein, The Astronomical Tables of Giovanni Bianchini. (History of Science and Medicine Library, 12; Medieval and Early Modern Science, 10.) Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2009. Pp. Ix, 141; 5 Black-and-White Figures and Many Tables. $111. ISBN: 978-9004176157. [REVIEW] Speculum 87 (1):194-196.
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  2. Michael H. Shank (2005). Christine Silvi, Science Médiévale Et Vérité: Étude Linguistique de l'Expression du Vrai Dans le Discours Scientifique En Langue Vulgaire. (Bibliothèque de Grammaire Et de Linguistique, 15.) Paris: Honoré Champion, 2003. Pp. 550; Black-and-White Figures and Tables. €80. [REVIEW] Speculum 80 (4):1364-1366.
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  3. Michael H. Shank (2002). Regiomontanus on Ptolemy, Physical Orbs, and Astronomical Fictionalism: Goldsteinian Themes in the "Defense of Theon Against George of Trebizond". Perspectives on Science 10 (2):179-207.
    : To honor Bernard Goldstein, this article highlights in the "Defense of Theon against George of Trebizond" by Regiomontanus (1436-1476) themes that resonate with leading strands of Goldstein's scholarship. I argue that, in this poorly-known work, Regiomontanus's mastery of Ptolemy's mathematical astronomy, his interest in making astronomy physical, and his homocentric ideals stand in unresolved tension. Each of these themes resonates with Gold- stein's fundamental work on the Almagest, the Planetary Hypotheses, and al-Bitruji's Principles of Astronomy. I flesh out these (...)
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  4. Michael H. Shank (2000). Know Thyself! Early Science and Medicine 5 (1):93-102.
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  5. Michael H. Shank (1998). Agostino Sottili, Ed., Lauree Pavesi Nella Seconda Metà Del '400, 1: (1450–1475). Introduction by Xenio Toscani. (Fonti E Studi Per la Storia dell'Università di Pavia, 25.) Bologna and Milan: Cisalpino, 1995. Paper. Pp. 410; 1 Color Plate and 13 Black-and-White Plates. [REVIEW] Speculum 73 (2):600-601.
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  6. Michael H. Shank (1996). How Shall We Practice History? The Case of Mario Biagioli's Galileo, Courtier. Early Science and Medicine 1 (1):106-150.
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  7. Michael H. Shank (1995). Franco Burgersdijk (1590-1635): Neo-Aristotelianism in Leiden (Review). Journal of the History of Philosophy 33 (3):519-520.
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  8. Michael H. Shank (1987). Bert Hansen, Nicole Oresme and the Marvels of Nature: A Study of His “De Causis Mirabilium” with Critical Edition, Translation, and Commentary. (Studies and Texts, 68.) Toronto: Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, 1985. Paper. Pp. Xii, 478., $39. [REVIEW] Speculum 62 (4):947-950.
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  9. Michael H. Shank (1987). Pavel Spunar, Repertorium auctorum Bohemorum provectum idearum post Universitatem Pragensem conditam illustrans, 1. (Studia Copernicana, 25). Wrocław: Institutum Ossolinianum, Officina Editoria Academiae Scientiarum Polonae, 1985. Pp. 478; 4 black-and-white facsimile plates. [REVIEW] Speculum 62 (4):1038-1038.
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  10. Michael H. Shank (1985). From Galen's Ureters to Harvey's Veins. Journal of the History of Biology 18 (3):331 - 355.