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A defense of Galileo, the mathematician from Florence : which is an inquiry as to whether the philosophical view advocated by Galileo is in agreement with, or is opposed to, the Sacred Scriptures

Author: Tommaso Campanella; Richard J Blackwell
Publisher: Notre Dame : University of Notre Dame Press, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Despite extensive study of the Galileo affair in recent years, there are still some important documents relating to the case which have received little attention in the English-speaking world. In his translation of Thomas Campanella's Apologia pro Galileo Richard J. Blackwell presents for the first time in English a reliable and highly readable translation of this important and neglected work. Campanella, the
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Genre/Form: Early works to 1800
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Campanella, Tommaso, 1568-1639.
Defense of Galileo, the mathematician from Florence.
Notre Dame : University of Notre Dame Press, c1994
(OCoLC)623905651
Named Person: Galileo Galilei; Nicolaus Copernicus; Galileo Galilei; Galileo Galilei; Nicolaus Copernicus; Galileo Galilei
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tommaso Campanella; Richard J Blackwell
ISBN: 0268008698 9780268008697
OCLC Number: 28183783
Language Note: Translation of: Apologia pro Galileo.
Notes: At head of title: Apologiae pro Galileo.
Description: xi, 157 p. ; 23 cm.
Other Titles: Apologia pro Galileo.
Responsibility: Thomas Campanella ; translated with an introduction and notes by Richard J. Blackwell.

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A translation of Thomas Campanella's "Apologia pro Galileo". Blackwell's introduction provides background information relating Campanella and his apologia to the Galileo affair. Extensive notes  Read more...

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