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Astronomy : the heavenly challenge

Author: Jack Arnold; Edwin Newman
Publisher: Nashville, Tenn. : Knowledge Products, 1993.
Series: Science & discovery; Audio classics series.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"As optics improved, man began to see the solar system. Tycho Brahe in Denmark, Nicolaus Copernicus of Poland, Johannes Kepler of Germany, and Italy's Galileo Galilei all began to see a new relationship between the world and the stars. Their questions (and their unholy answers) toppled the idea that man (and the Church) are at the center of the universe."
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Arnold; Edwin Newman
ISBN: 0938935690 9780938935698
OCLC Number: 29348957
Performer(s): Narrated by Edwin Newman.
Description: 2 audiocassettes (approximately 180 min.) : analog, 1 7/8 ips.
Series Title: Science & discovery; Audio classics series.
Responsibility: [script by Jack Arnold ; edited by Jack Sommer and Mike Hassell.].

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"As optics improved, man began to see the solar system. Tycho Brahe in Denmark, Nicolaus Copernicus of Poland, Johannes Kepler of Germany, and Italy's Galileo Galilei all began to see a new relationship between the world and the stars. Their questions (and their unholy answers) toppled the idea that man (and the Church) are at the center of the universe."

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