Baltic Association of the History and Philosophy of Science

Acta Baltica Historiae et Philosophiae Scientiarum
ABHPS Vol. 6, No. 2 (Autumn 2018)

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Editors' Foreword


Epi Tohvri. Georges Frédéric Parrot and His Friendship with Two Great Men—The French Scientist Georges Cuvier and Emperor Alexander I of Russia.
Andrei Andreev. G. F. Parrot and Emperor Alexander I: Two Decades of Correspondence, Its Personal and Political Aspects.
Ingrid Sahk. The Portrait of Georg Friedrich Parrot: Lost, Found and Reinterpreted.
Lea Leppik. Parrot’s Laboratory in the Borderland.
Ekaterina Basargina. Georges Frédéric Parrot and the Imperial St. Petersburg Academy of Sciences.
Eberhard Knobloch. Euler and d’Alembert—Brothers Only in Mind.
Martin Jeske. The Map Specialcharte von Livland: Georg Friedrich Parrot’s Agenda or a New Perspective on Livland.

Short Communications
Irina A. Gavrilina. “In Me You Will Find Your Defender”: F. M. Klinger as the First Curator of the Dorpat University and His Relationship with G. F. Parrot.
Tatyana V. Kostina. Parrot’s Projects of Rotating the Staff of Russian Universities, Sergey Uvarov’s Reform and Its Short- and Long-Term Consequences.
Ksenia Kazakova, Tatyana Zhukovskaya. From St. Petersburg to Dorpat and Back: On Academic Migration and Communication between Universities in the First Half of the 19th Century.
Giedrë Miknienë. History of Science in Egodocuments: The Letters of Dr. Jonas Basanavičius in a Bibliographical Dataset.

In Memoriam: Arnis Vîksna (1942–2018).
In Memoriam: Juozapas Algimantas Krikđtopaitis (1931–2018).