skip to content
Galileo : a very short introduction Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Galileo : a very short introduction

Author: Stillman Drake
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2001.
Series: Very short introductions, 44.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

In a startling reinterpretation of the evidence, Stillman Drake advances the hypothesis that Galileo's trial and condemnation by the Inquisition was caused not by his defiance of the Church, but by  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Livres électroniques
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Drake, Stillman.
Galileo.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2001
(DLC) 2001269133
Named Person: Galileo Galilei
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stillman Drake
OCLC Number: 748933283
Notes: Publié à l'origine : Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1980, in series: Past masters.
Titre de l'écran-titre (visionné le 8 août 2011).
TRAITEMENT SOMMAIRE.
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: List of illustrations ; Introduction ; 1. The background ; 2. Galileo's early years ; 3. Conflicts with philosophers ; 4. Conflicts with astronomers and theologians ; 5. The Dialogue and the Inquisition ; 6. The final years ; Reading list ; Index
Series Title: Very short introductions, 44.
Responsibility: Stillman Drake.
More information:

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

stimulating and very convincing. Theology

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/748933283>
library:oclcnum"748933283"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
rdf:typeschema:Book
rdf:typeschema:MediaObject
rdf:valueUnknown value: dct
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookFormatschema:EBook
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2001"
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/465968>
schema:genre"Biography"@en
schema:genre"Biography"
schema:genre"Livres électroniques"@fr
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:isPartOf
schema:name"Galileo a very short introduction"
schema:publication
schema:publisher
schema:url<http://site.ebrary.com/id/10460683>
wdrs:describedby

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.