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Amateur Contributions to Eclipsing Binary Astronomy

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Thomas R. Williams

3621 Wakeforest, Houston, TX 77098

 

Abstract

 

Both theoretical and observational contributions have been made by amateurs to the astronomy of eclipsing binary stars. The specific contributions of John Goodricke and Edward Pigott, J. Miller Barr, and Alexander Roberts illustrate this point.

 

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