Source References

Web Sites

Planetario de la Universidad de Santiago de Chile (Planetario de la Universidad de Santiago de Chile)

Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory (CTIO)

La Silla Observatory (La Silla Observatory)

Las Campanas Observatory (Las Campanas Observatory Carnegie Institution of Washington)

SOAR Telescope (Brazilian Ministry of Science, the National Optical Observatories, the University of North Carolina and Michigan State University.)

Arecibo Observatory (National Astronomy and Ionosphere Center)

European Southern Observatory (ESO)

Publications

"Largest Radio-Radar Telescope Unveiled." The Science News-Letter. 84: 21 (November 1963): 323.

Appenzeller, Tim. "Astronomers Struggle to Keep Up With Their Opportunities." Science, New Series. 267: 5199 (February 1995): 819-820.

Engstrand, Iris Wilson. Royal Officer in Baja California, 1768-1770: Joaquin Velazquez de Leon. Los Angeles: Dawson's Bookshop, 1976. 

Fabian, Stephen. Space-Time of the Bororo in Brazil. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 1992.

Hammond, Allen L. "Big Astronomy in Chile: The Southern Observatories Come of Age." Science, New Series. 198: 4323 (December 1977): 1235-1239.

Isolabella, Alberto Parodi. Resena historica de los observatorios astronomicos de Monte Harvard, Chosica (1889-1890) y

Carmen Alto, Arequipa (1890-1927). Arequipa, Peru: Consejo Nacional de Ciencias y Tecnologia (CONCYTEC), Lima, 1989.

McCray, W. Patrick. Giant Telescopes: Astronomical Ambition and the Promise of Technology. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2004.

Nunis Jr., Doyce B., Ed. The 1769 Transit of Venus: The Baja California Observations of Jean-Baptiste Chappe D'Auteroche, Vicente de Doz, and Joaquin Velazquez Cardenas de Leon. Trans. By James Donahue, Maynard J. Geiger, and Iris Wilson Engstrand.

Rasmussen, Wayne. D. "The United States Astronomical Expedition to Chile, 1849-1852." The Hispanic American Historical Review. 34: 1 (February 1954): 103-113.